Barb Machtan, MS, CRC, CCM, is the Workers Compensation Coordinator for Bone & Joint locations in Medford, Merrill, Plover, and Wausau.

Barb joined Bone & Joint in the Summer of 2010, to serve as a liaison between medical care providers, workers compensation claims representatives, nurse case managers, employers, and injured workers. Barb has decades of experience in worker’s compensation and can effectively trouble-shoot even the most complicated cases.

Barb received a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and Sociology from UW-Stevens Point in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. She earned her Master of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling from UW-Stout in Menomonie, Wisconsin. Barb is also a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor and a Certified Case Manager.

When Barb is out of the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband tending to the animals on their hobby farm, gardening, swimming, and taking long walks with their dog.