New SVP of Center Operations

Nova Medical Centers Welcomes New Senior Vice President of Center Operations

HOUSTON, TX (February 13, 2019) – Nova Medical Centers, the nation’s leading pure occupational medicine provider, announced today that Rochelle Latkanich has been named as its Senior Vice President of Center Operations.

Ms. Latkanich fills a key leadership role to take Nova to the next level in providing high quality occupational medical services to a larger US geographical footprint.

“Rochelle’s expertise in scaling operational environments will assist Nova in delivering exceptional, outcome-based results to a larger audience,” said Bruce Meymand, Chief Operating Officer for Nova Medical Centers. “We are very excited to have her on our team.”

Ms. Latkanich’s experience spans multi-site, multi-state retail care, urgent care, primary care, employer onsite clinics, and occupational medicine.  Before joining Nova Medical Centers, Ms. Latkanich has served in key leadership roles with several large national healthcare companies, including Take Care Health/ Walgreens where she had oversight of 121 clinics, MedExpress- 130 centers, Concentra -80 centers and Healthstat’s 290 clinics.

“I am extremely proud to be a part of a dynamic and innovative organization like Nova Medical Centers,” Latkanich said.  “I am passionate about playing a key role in Nova’s growth strategy while setting the standard for operational excellence across the enterprise.”

About Nova Medical Centers – Home of Occuflex®:

As the largest 100% occupational health provider in the nation, Nova treats on-the-job injuries, conducts pre-employment services and screens, and offers preventative care services. Nova connects with employers to maximize employees’ health and get America back to work better and faster.

Nova Medical Centers operates 49 occupational medicine facilities across Texas, Georgia, Tennessee, and Indiana and has more than 700,000 patient visits and treats over 40,000 injured employees each year locations with an average claim closure rate of 14 days and a 97% same-day return to work rate.  Nova Medical Centers provides work injury care services, pre-employment testing, drug screens, physical therapy, and online medical reporting.

Nova utilizes real-time web-based reporting through its proprietary electronic medical record system, Occuflex®, which allows Nova’s clients to remain constantly up-to-date with claim status. Nova Medical Centers continues to revolutionize occupational healthcare and strives to provide the best occupational medical services possible.