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Doctors who take on extra work as an injured worker’s “treatment team leader” and submit to “enhanced provider outcome measurements” will be awarded incentives under a new rule that takes effect Monday.
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A bill that would add correctional officers to the list of public safety workers for whom hypertension, heart disease and certain infectious diseases are presumed to be work-related has been introduced in the Virginia legislature.
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Four Northeast Ohio workers pleaded guilty in November to defrauding the Bureau of Workers' Compensation by working while receiving benefits, the BWC's special investigations department announced Friday.
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Four Democrats and a Republican in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives have introduced for the third time a bill that would allow State Workers’ Insurance Fund to sell health insurance.
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New Hampshire state senators plan to introduce a bill that would allow injured workers to obtain a second independent medical exam from a doctor of their choosing if they’re dissatisfied with the results of the first exam, which is performed by doctor chosen by their employer or its insuran...Read More
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The New York State Workers’ Compensation Board has added 80 medical personnel to its list of providers authorized to treat injured workers, and removed 87 others who had been authorized to render treatment or conduct independent medical examinations.