State: CA | Segment: Top | 805 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Representatives for payers, injured workers and providers say regulations that the Division of Workers’ Compensation proposed to implement a bill that requires notification about access to treatment outside the comp system are confusing and need to be clarified before adoption.
State: FL | Segment: SOUTH | 250 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The owner of several Florida pharmacies and shell companies has pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit health care fraud, admitting his role in a $100 million compound drug scheme, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Tampa announced.
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Patriot National founder Steven Mariano stepped down as the company’s chief executive officer in July, but he hasn’t quietly faded away. Mariano remains a defendant in an array of lawsuits — including one seeking repayment of a $32 million loan for a luxury yacht.
State: OH | Segment: NORTH | 249 | 0 | Popular with Insurance
An Ohio pool contractor was ordered to pay $33,000 in restitution to the Bureau of Workers’ Compensation for filing false payroll records to reduce workers’ compensation insurance premiums, the BWC’s Special Investigations Department said.
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The Idaho Industrial Commission and the state’s Office of Drug Policy are holding a panel discussion on opioids and occupational injuries at the Capitol on Dec. 5.
Speakers will include Pam Eaton of the Idaho State Pharmacy Association, Teresa Raymond of the State Insurance Fund, Dr...Read More
State: NC | Segment: SOUTH | 270 | 0 | Popular with Legal
North Carolina’s physician payments as a percentage of Medicare reimbursements were lower than for the region and nationally last year, a National Council on Compensation Insurance study shows.
State: OR | Segment: WEST | 170 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Pharmacy benefit managers that do business in Oregon will have to pay higher fees to the state and comply with an appeals process to resolve reimbursement disputes under rules proposed by the state Department of Financial Services.