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Optimism, Caution about Success of SB 863 in Reducing Costs

By Jim Sams (Senior Editor)

Friday, June 14, 2013 | 2

By Jim Sams, Senior EditorSAN FRANCISCO Claims professionals said Thursday they are already seeing savings through California's new rules on liens and medical disputes, but attorneys who participated in a panel discussion sponsored by the state's rate maker said it's too soon to say whether Senate Bill 863 will fulfill its promise of lower costs through reduced friction.Claims administrators, a physician, a state regulator, attorneys and a Workers' Compensation Appeals Board judge gave their impressions on the potential for the reform bill to produce enough savings to offset in...

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