Phil Walls is the Chief Clinical Officer for myMatrixx. He joined the company in 2006 and oversees all aspects of myMatrixx’s clinical program including drug utilization review, formulary management, drug regimen reviews and targeted intervention with prescribing physicians.
Phil has been instrumental in developing myMatrixx’s clinical program, Get Ahead of the Claim™, designed to mitigate risk earlier in the claim process and provide better outcomes for injured workers. This includes the proprietary myRisk Predictor tool and medication therapy management program designed to reduce the use of opioids in the industry.
Phil is a clinical pharmacist with over 25 years of experience in pharmacy, healthcare informatics and workers’ compensation. Previously he served in leadership positions within the industry with Health Information Designs, Inc., PMSI and Cigna Healthcare of Florida, Inc. He is a published author and frequent national speaker on clinical issues in workers’ compensation.
In recognition of his contributions to the industry, Phil was honored to be named CompPharma’s 2015 Person of the Year and to receive the Dorland Health People Pharmacist Award. He is a member of the AMCP, APhA, APS, ASAP, ASHP, FPA and the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research. Phil received his Bachelor in Science in Pharmacy from Mercer University School of Pharmacy and was awarded Doctoral Candidate status in Pharmacology at Ohio State University.
Sessions: Workshop C: What’s Next After Opioids?