Mr. Tim Callender Esq.
Vice President, Sales & Marketing at The Phia Group, LLC

Profile
Biography

Tim serves as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing for The Phia Group, LLC. Prior to his current role, Tim served as a health care lawyer, staff attorney and lead PACE counsel for The Phia Group.

Before joining The Phia Group, Tim spent years functioning as in-house legal counsel for a third party administrator. Tim is well-versed in complex appeals, direct provider negotiations, plan document interpretation, stop-loss conflict resolution; keeping abreast of regulatory demands, vendor contract disputes, and many other issues unique to the self-funded industry.

Tim has spoken on a variety of industry topics at respected venues such as the Society of Professional Benefit Administrators (“SPBA”), the Self-Insurance Institute of America (“SIIA”), the Free Market Medical Association (“FMMA”), the National Association of Health Underwriters (“NAHU”) and the Health Care Administrator’s Association (“HCAA”). Tim currently sits on the Board of Directors for HCAA as well. Prior to his time as a TPA’s in-house counsel, Tim spent many years in private practice, successfully litigating many cases through full adjudication or to resolution through mediation or arbitration.

Tim received his Bachelor’s Degree from The College of Idaho, prior to obtaining his Law Degree from The University of San Diego School of Law. Tim operates out of The Phia Group’s office in Boise, Idaho.

Committees

Products of Interest

HMO/EPO Commercial/Small & Large Group
Duals/Special Needs Plans/Duals Demo
Medicare Supplement
Medicare Prescription Drug Plan
PPO Network
TPA
Federal Employee Health Benefits Program
Health savings/reimbursement accounts
Public Exchange (ACA)
Private Exchanges
Point of Service
PPO
Individual
ASO/Direct Contract/Self-funded
Medicaid
CHIP
Medicare Advantage
Medicare Cost

Areas of Interest

Sales and Marketing