Steve Cattolica is the Director of Governmental Relations for the Calfornia Society of Industrial Medicine and Surgery (CSIMS) and facilitates courses on WorkCompSchool arising out of educational programs at CSIMS.Steve began his career in healthcare in the practice management field. Steve served in management roles in operations, human resources, product development, marketing and regulatory compliance. In addition, he also served as an officer of the Coalition of Medical Providers PAC.
In the early 1990's, Steve developed and successfully ran an enterprise that combined a full service medical cost containment and managed care organization (MCO) with a medical management services organization (MSO). During this same time, representing the interests of his physician clients, Steve was deeply involved with the revision of the Official Medical Fee Schedule as well as formation and later revision of the Medical-Legal Fee Schedule and In-patient Medical Fee Schedule.
Steve was responsible for obtaining the original certification for and served as Director of Operations for California's largest certified Health Care Organization (HCO).