by Stephani Simmons
September 8, 2017
Manager, Medicare Advantage UM/Medex Case Management,
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Maryellen Lawrence RN, BSN, IQCI is the Manager for the Medicare Advantage Utilization Review Team and Medex Team at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Massachusetts. She has been at BCBSMA for 11 years and in her current role as manager for 2.5 years. Prior to BCBSMA, Maryellen had years of clinical nursing experience in ICU, infusion therapy, home care and as a hospital case manager. She holds a BSN from Curry College where she graduated with honors, receiving the Excellence in Nursing Award for outstanding academic achievement. She is also an InteQual Certified Instructor and is currently completing classes at Benedictine University for her MSN in Nurse Executive Leadership. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau.