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UR Changes Coming in 2018; Need for Rules an Open Question

By Greg Jones (Deputy Editor)

Thursday, November 30, 2017 | 1813 | 0 | 0 min read

Some initial treatment requests for California workers injured after the start of the new year will be exempt from prospective utilization review when statutory changes made by Senate Bill 1160 take effect. Sen. Tony Mendoza Whether the Division of Workers’ Compensation plans to introduce rules to enact the changes — and if regulations are even necessary — is not so clear. Some system users are split on whether rules are needed. On one hand, some think the division needs to draft regulations to enforce certain provisions of SB 1160 that allow employers to ...

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