Eric Bergman, RN, CCM
Eric Bergman RN CCM, President – Eric is an International Nurse Case Manager for AXA Assistance, one of the world’s leading travel assistance companies. At AXA he works both as the case manager overseeing the evaluation and coordination of care all over the world for patients struck by sudden illness while abroad, as well as a repatriation escort. As a repatriation nurse, Eric uses his expertise in both nursing and international travel to safely move ill patients home. He works in AXA’s Chicago office where he is also the leader of the medical department education committee. After receiving a BA in history from Boston University, Eric worked as a flight attendant and union leader for American Airlines for 27 years. In the early 2000’s, as the airline industry experienced its worst downturn in several decades, Eric made a midlife career change and became an RN. His initial nursing experience was inpatient hospice and oncology where he worked at a community hospital in suburban Chicago for five years. Eric has served on the CMSA Chicago Board of Directors since 2014 and currently serves as Vice Chair of the National CMSA Public Policy Committee.