Marks 4th acquisition in 2022; strengthens depth in Florida, Illinois, Michigan and Ohio
TARRYTOWN, N.Y., August 10, 2022--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The IMA Group announced today its acquisition of Mollie Kallen Case Management (MKCM), marking the company’s fourth acquisition this year. With the addition of MKCM to its portfolio, IMA further expands its national case management services in its rapidly growing Payer Services division. In addition to Orchard Medical Consulting, acquired in May of 2021, MKCM allows IMA to expand its offerings nationally, including the key states of Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Michigan and Ohio.
Headquartered in Florida, MKCM has a national presence providing medical field and telephonic workers’ compensation case management, catastrophic case management, and a full menu of additional services such as life care plans, vocational case management and other critical services for the workers’ compensation industry.
"MKCM’s quality, reputation, and visibility in the field of case management are the factors that attracted us to the company," said Mark Weinberger, Ph.D., MPH, President and CEO of The IMA Group. "Our goal is to continue to identify clinically focused companies that share our culture and vision. With this acquisition, we can continue to fulfill our mission of returning employees to work and productivity while we also focus on a culture of empathy and empowerment for both our customers and injured workers."
MKCM’s services include a dedicated team of trained and experienced case managers who are supervised by a panel of industry experts. All case managers receive extensive training and have an average of 20-plus years in case management, making the team one of the most experienced in the industry.
"MKCM has experienced incredible growth, and we are now positioned to further extend our coverage and resources in the industry and to our customers by adding our extensive menu of services to the powerful and diverse portfolio of behavioral and medical evaluations and programs offered by The IMA Group," said Mollie Kallen, President/CEO of MKCM, Inc. "IMA continues its mission to become the leading independent firm in the case management industry by providing highly personalized, client and employee focused and results-oriented services."
Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed by the privately held companies. MKCM’s leadership team will remain, and the company will continue to operate under its current name.
About The IMA Group:
For over 30 years, The IMA Group, headquartered in Tarrytown, New York and with offices nationwide, has been dedicated to helping people get back to work and productivity. Over the past 10 years, IMA has conducted more than three million evaluations nationwide, utilizing thousands of providers based both at IMA’s 150+ offices as well as independent locations. We provide Government Services clients with medical, psychological and related evaluations, as well as ancillary services. Payer Services supports Commercial Insurers, TPAs, and Corporate clients with Independent Medical Evaluations, Case Management and Occupational Health Services, Fitness for Duty determinations, Pre-Employment examinations and Forensic Drug Testing. The Clinical Research Division offers access to new advances in pharmacology and biotechnology for research subjects, as well as a robust database of interested participants for pharmaceutical manufacturers. For more information, visit www.theIMAgroup.com and www.imaresearch.com.
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