Karla W.

Health Plan Operations | Medicaid | Healthcare

United States of America
EN, ES

My career and passion for healthcare started when I was a little girl. I loved visiting the doctor's office and after a surgical procedure at the age of 9, I dreamed about being part of this field. I...see more

  • Education & Edtech
  • Healthcare Wellness & Fitness
  • Information Technology Data & Telecom

400

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Director, Clinical Services Launch

WelbeHealth
1 year
Current position
Jun 2021 - Present
At WelbeHealth, we envision a world in which every human being is able to participate fully in life through their final days. We serve frail seniors through a model of comprehensive med...see more

Manager, Clinical Care Coordination

Alignment Healthcare
3 years
Jan 2018 - Jun 2021
Alignment Healthcare is redefining the business of health care by shifting the focus from payments to people. We’ve created a new model for health care delivery that cuts costs and impr...see more

Regional Manager, Case Management Performance and Integration

CareMore Health
1 year
Aug 2016 - Jan 2018
• Managed operational and oversight activities for 7 specialty and subspecialty products/programs • Composed program descriptions, care delivery models, operative plans and staffing pro...see more

Part-time Professor

California State University, Long Beach
7 years
Current position
Aug 2015 - Present
• Instruct Health Sciences and Healthcare Administration courses • Provide mentorship and support to students • Utilize web-based teaching tools and university application to instruct a...see more

Senior and Disability Services Specialist

L.A. Care Health Plan
5 years
May 2011 - Aug 2016
• Built and maintained collaborative relationships with community providers and senior services organizations • Partnered with PACE programs to build referral mechanisms and transitions...see more

Interpreter and Scheduler

Executive Linguist Agency, Inc.
2 years
Aug 2009 - Mar 2011
• Provided consecutive mode of interpretation in English/Spanish • Managed marketing initiatives for culturally diverse populations

Clinic Director and Primary Care Physician

Centro de Salud Los Venados
1 year
Jul 2007 - Aug 2008
• Provided primary medical care, responsible to achieve quality metrics • Administered clinic's budget and supply chain • Compiled and prepared clinic's monthly financial accounting rep...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Education & Edtech
  • Healthcare Wellness & Fitness
  • Information Technology Data & Telecom

Expertise

  • Leadership
  • Project Management
  • Management
  • Public Speaking
  • Program Development
  • Communication
  • Managed Care
  • Medicare
  • Health Education
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Seniors
  • HIPAA
  • Long-term Care
  • Caregiving
  • Intellectual Disabilities