Innovative solutions for injury/trauma prevention, identification and intervention for early return-to-work
Chronic pain, trauma, lost productivity, escalating care costs and increased claims; all are the direct result of WORK-RELATED INJURIES.
THE STAKES ARE HIGH FOR EVERYONE:
employees, their families, employers and insurers. As a leader in biopsychosocial innovation to the workers’ compensation industry, Integrated Medical Case Solutions (IMCS Group) is distinguished in its proven transformative approach to injured workers.
Integrated Medical Case Solutions is the leading provider of work-related trauma prevention and treatment with a proven track record of transforming workers’ compensation cases with notable success in early return-to-work outcomes. Through innovation, best practices and a nationwide network of over 1,000 psychologists and psychiatrists, IMCS provides biopsychosocial assessments to assist patients, employers, and workers’ compensation and disability organizations to optimize chronic pain management and disability claims using an integrated, evidence-based medical approach. IMCS’s early identification and intervention program for high-risk cases has resulted in a 50% savings in many costly and complex workers’ compensation claims.
As experts in workers’ compensation and disability evaluation, IMCS clinicians specialize in the following services:
COPE with Pain for chronic pain management
FUNCTIONAL Medicine Evaluations (FME)
FUNCTIONAL Psychological Evaluations (FPE)
MENTAL Health Disorders Fit for Duty Screening
BENEVOLENCE | COMPASSION | STEWARDSHIP | INTEGRITY
Commitment to treat EVERY PERSON with dignity.
National Provider Network
A pioneer in evidence-based, psychosocial evaluation and treatment for work-related chronic pain, trauma and delayed recovery, the IMCS national network of over 1,000 psychologists, psychiatrists and licensed behavioral health professionals, has a track record of success using proven integrated solutions to expedite return-to-function, return-to-work and to living a full productive life.
Meet Our Team
Loraine Daugherty is Chief Executive Officer at Integrated Medical Case Solutions (IMCS) where she provides analytical decision-making, strategic planning and executive leadership. As CEO, she is focused on developing best practices for organizational processes, performance measurement systems and building IMCS’s infrastructure to maximize the company’s growth.
With more than 30 years of industry experience in workers’ compensation, Ms. Daugherty also has professional expertise in Medicaid, Medicare Part B, third-party contracting, administration, client services and operations. Known for her exceptional leadership style and professional savvy for cultivating high-performance teams, Ms. Daugherty was recruited to implement an enterprise growth strategy and maximize business results for IMCS. Prior to joining IMCS, she worked with both private and public entities and has a track record of successful launches of early-stage healthcare companies as well as successful exits to strategic and public entities.
Michael Coupland, RPsych
Founder and Network Medical Director
Psychologist, author, speaker, trailblazer, founder and Network Medical Director of IMCS Group, Michael Coupland is an internationally renowned expert in chronic pain and PTSD assessment and treatment. A registered psychologist with more than 35 years’ clinical experience in workers’ compensation, disability and personal injury, Coupland is known for his passion and compassion in helping patients manage physical and emotional pain and trauma. Using a fully integrated medical approach, Coupland works tirelessly with the IMCS Clinical Quality Team, providing the oversight of the network of over 1,000 psychologists and psychiatrists for helping individuals resume full productive lives.
Dana Coupland, RN, COHN
Senior Vice President Clinical Quality Assurance
Dana Coupland is a certified occupational health nurse (COHN) with more than 30 years’ experience in various employer and insurance settings. A seasoned executive in occupational health and hospital settings, Dana’s expertise designing, implementing and directing programs is known throughout the industry. As a workers’ compensation nurse case manager with multi-state licensure and experience as a psychiatric clinical practitioner in community mental health and hospital settings, Dana has the expertise to oversee that every new referral has patient goals established and outcomes are measured.
Mr. Bravo is an experienced healthcare practice manager and quality assurance professional with expertise in medical claim reviews, including physical therapy, psychology and pharmacy reviews. With extensive experience in the retail and closed-door pharmacy industry, Mr. Bravo is a dedicated practice leader with a steadfast focus on accuracy and efficiency. A respected administrator, he is adept at training and managing diverse teams to deliver maximum performance.
Bunny Falk, R.N., Psy.D.
Assistant Provider Medical Director
Dr. Falk provides clinical oversight to IMCS’s national provider network where she develops policies and procedures for best clinical practices and ethical guidelines as Chairperson of the IMCS Credentialing Committee. With more than 33 years in private practice, Dr. Falk has held clinical, teaching and consulting positions at several universities and healthcare companies, including Nova Southeastern University, Magellan Health and University of Miami Behavioral Health. Dr. Falk spent ten years in the medical department of a large national workers’ compensation third party administration. She received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Nova Southeastern University; her Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from Barry University; and her Nursing Degree from Broward Community College, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
Daniel LeGoff, Ph.D., LP
Clinical Quality Assurance Advisor
Dr. LeGoff is a licensed neuropsychologist with more than 25 years of clinical experience, having held many prestigious clinical and teaching positions at Ivy League universities and government and healthcare institutions nationwide. Dr LeGoff was embedded as a neuropsychologist at a rehabilitation program at a large workers’ compensation organization. A world renown speaker, author and expert in personal development and cognitive behavioral therapy, Dr. LeGoff has conducted professional trainings worldwide. He received his Ph.D. and his master’s degree in clinical psychology from Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada.