Frank Winston Crum’s Chief Claims Officer Co-Authors CLM Article

Posted by Posted on Feb 3, 2023 5:41:53 PM

Jonathan Gerdes, Chief Claims Officer for Frank Winston Crum Insurance, and Heather Sanderson, Esq., Chief Executive Officer of Sanderson Firm, recently co-authored an article that was published in CLM Magazine, a publication for claims and litigation management professionals.

The article, titled “The Coming Storm,” provides insight into the civil monetary penalties likely to be implemented for noncompliant workers’ compensation, general liability, and no-fault responsible reporting entities by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Jonathan and Heather’s goal is to help industry professionals understand the upcoming changes and prepare for the potential impacts on their operations.

Jonathan Gerdes has over 35 years of insurance industry experience. He earned both a Bachelor's and a Master's degree in Business Administration from Stetson University. Additionally, he holds several professional designations, including CPCU (Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter), SCLA (Senior Claim Law Associate), and AIC (Associate in Claims). At Frank Winston Crum Insurance, Jonathan manages all aspects of claims activities, ensuring the company provides effective claims management services to its clients. His extensive experience and qualifications highlight his expertise in the insurance field, and his role at Frank Winston Crum Insurance is crucial in navigating the complexities of claims management and achieving positive outcomes for the company and its clients.

Heather Sanderson, Chief Executive Officer of Sanderson Firm, brings extensive expertise in Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) compliance. Her legal background and experience in advising clients on CMS regulations complement Jonathan's operational insights, making their collaboration on this article particularly valuable for industry professionals.

CLM Magazine is a respected resource for those involved in claims and litigation management. It offers articles, analysis, and practical advice on a wide range of topics relevant to the industry. The publication of “The Coming Storm” highlights the importance of understanding and preparing for the upcoming CMS changes.

To read the complete article and gain a deeper understanding of the potential impacts of the new CMS penalties, click here.