Mario Medina is a Healthcare Contracting Consultant with over 16 years of experience in the healthcare industry and 12 years in contracting. He has expertise in payor and provider contracting, network development, and provider relations. He is the founder and owner of MedConsulting LLC since August 2022. Mario has demonstrated success in contract negotiations, management, and compliance for various healthcare organizations, including Magellan Healthcare, Providence St. Joseph Health, CalOptima, and L.A. Care Health Plan. He is skilled in developing and maintaining professional working relationships with providers and leading cross-functional teams to achieve organizational goals. He is proficient in financial modeling, strategy development, and problem resolution to enhance existing networks and maintain effective payor relationships and is committed to delivering quality services and contributing to the overall success of the healthcare industry.