Diane L. Silvia, RN, BSN, CCM
Director of Clinical Operations
Ms. Silvia is 1993 cum laude graduate of the University of Massachusetts School of Nursing. She currently holds the academic rank of Instructor in the Bilingual Interpreters Program at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, MA.
Ms. Silvia brings an extraordinary range of experience and expertise to the Occupational Health Institute. As a hospital-based registered nurse, Ms. Silvia's clinical practice included coronary and intensive care, infection control and medical-surgical and cardiac rehabilitation nursing.
Ms. Sylvia has had a distinguished professional career in occupational health, serving in a wide range of professional capacities. Her introduction was as an Occupational Health Nurse within the employee health clinic at South Coast Health Systems. She also brings specialized expertise in on-site and telephonic medical case management affiliated with the Travelers Property Casualty Insurance Company, Healthcare First and First Return, a subsidiary of Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare. In addition to her clinical management skills, Ms. Silvia is experienced in the state mandated utilization review process for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and provider relations management from her tenure with RTW.
Ms. Silvia is fluent in French and conversational Portuguese.