OH - Undercover Agent Posed as Injured Worker to Spot Billing Fraud
Six months after a physical therapy firm owner pleaded guilty to fraud, the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation explained how it busted the man.
First, the bureau in 2013 noticed that an inordinate number of bills from PT Plus LLC, of Willoughby Hills, were for treatment of a company co-owner and others connected to the firm, the BWC investig...
KY - Owensboro Health Integrates Data With KASPER to Speed PDMP Queries
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Kentucky’s prescription drug monitoring program is collaborating with Owensboro Health to deliver timelier, more up-to-date information on prescriptions dispensed to patients, the state Cabinet for Health and Family Services said Wednesday.
The Kentucky All Schedule Prescription Electronic Reporting system, or KASPER, has begun integrat...
PA - Rate Bureau Goes Beyond Protz Fix, Files for 14.74% Decrease
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The Pennsylvania Compensation Rating Bureau, acting sooner than many had expected, has recommended a 14.74% loss cost reduction, just two weeks after the governor signed House Bill 1840, known as the "Protz fix" law.
Commissioner Jessica Altman
State Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman promised swift action on the filings.
NATL. - Normandy Promotes Marketing Specialist to Vice President of Sales
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Normandy Insurance Co. announced Wednesday the promotion of Laura Lieberman to vice president of sales and marketing, effective immediately.
Lieberman will oversees Normandy’s corporate communications, marketing, sales and business development. Lieberman has been with Normandy, a mono-line workers' comp...