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The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is offering a course on musculoskeletal injuries in workers’ compensation, from Nov. 3-5 at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas.
The course will look at return to work, as well as legal and administrative strategies for improving outc...Read More
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The Bureau of Workers’ Compensation will hold a public hearing Aug. 14 to consider amendments to the rules on the outpatient medication formulary and the surplus fund charge of qualified motor vehicle accident claims.
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The Florida Division of Workers’ Compensation’s decision to require preauthorization for all compounded drugs represents a fair interpretation of a state statute, attorneys on both sides said Thursday.
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AmTrust Financial Services has hired J. Daniel Hickey as its executive vice president of business strategy and development, the multinational property and casualty insurance company announced Tuesday.
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Now that Gov. Chris Christie has OK'd a compensation scheme for injured state prison guards, a Democratic assemblyman is hoping Christie will approve of extending it to cover those who guard the county's jails.
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The New Jersey Superior Court’s Appellate Division ruled that an injured UPS driver was entitled to medical treatment for back problems, finding his problems were from repetitive occupational stress as opposed to the progression of injuries from a prior on-the-job accident.
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Oregon employers participating in the workers’ compensation program jointly administered by Associated General Contractors and SAIF Corp. will receive $9.9 million in retrospective premium returns in August.
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Older employees are making up a larger segment of the workforce, a trend that is likely to influence workers’ comp claim costs and outcomes, a One Call Care Management vice president said this week.