Senior Workers’ Compensation Claims Advocate
Designations: WCCP, SIP
Joey is responsible for working with employers and claims administrators to facilitate prompt resolution of workers’ compensation claims and assist in controlling an employer’s X-mod rating.
Joey has over 20 years of California Workers’ Compensation claims management experience. He has worked for insurance carriers and TPA’s (third party administrator) in the capacity of a Senior Claims Examiner, handling California claims from inception to resolution. Joey has also worked as the WC Supervisor for a large Public Agency and as the Risk Control Administrator for a large, multi-state company. Joey has worked with both large and small companies to assist in claims management. He identifies key issues on claims and expeditiously bring these to resolution, thereby reducing claim costs and protracted litigation
Joey completed his Bachelor of Science in Engineering at the Lyceum of the Philippines, with a degree in Industrial Management. He continues to keep current with legislative changes and case laws by attending seminars and workshops presented by legal firms and professional associations.
Professional Accolades & Memberships:
WCCA - Workers’ Compensation Claims Administration
WCCP - Workers’ Compensation Claims Professional
SIP - Self-Insurance Certificate
Hobbies & Interests:
Watching documentaries, gardening and travel!