Bolingbrook-based ATI Physical Therapy has added Amber Compton as vice president of payer relations.
A strategic health care leader with expertise in contracting and compliance, Compton will handle strategic planning and relationship management among ATI's partner insurance companies to ensure patient access to high quality, individualized care. She will be tasked with the oversight and management of its provider network and will report directly to Joe Zavalishin, Chief Development Officer.
Compton joins ATI after an 18-year career with St. Louis-based pharmacy benefit management organization Express Scripts. There, she held various roles within the company including VP and general manager of the company's group purchasing organization, VP of network strategy and contracting, and VP of retail account management and compliance.
Compton holds a bachelor's degree in Pharmacy from St. Louis College of Pharmacy and certifications in Advanced Negotiation Strategies and Negotiation Skills from the Harvard Division of Continuing Education