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DWC Schedules Public Hearing on Med-Legal Fee Schedule Changes 09/20/2018
State: CA | Segment: WEST | 482 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 72 min read
The Division of Workers’ Compensation said it will hold a public hearing to discuss changes to the Medical-Legal Fee Schedule after receiving an “overwhelming response” to rules that were proposed in May. ...Read More
 
 

DOI, NCCI Host WC Seminars Oct. 9-10 09/20/2018
State: OK | Segment: SOUTH | 178 | 0 | Popular with Employer | 90 min read
The Oklahoma Insurance Department and the National Council on Compensation Insurance will host back-to-back seminars next month to update stakeholders on changes in the industry, including legislation and regulation. ...Read More
 
 

Doctor Denies Charges in Cream Scheme 09/19/2018
State: TX | Segment: SOUTH | 313 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 2 min read
A Waxahachie anesthesiologist is rejecting federal charges that he received kickbacks as part of a two-state compounding medication scheme that defrauded the federal workers' compensation and other insurance programs. ...Read More
 
 

Dems Try Again With Bill to Restore COLAs for Total Disability 09/18/2018
By: William Rabb (Reporter)
State: NJ | Segment: Top | 202 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 67 min read
With a Democratic governor at the helm, New Jersey lawmakers are hoping they can finally turn a bill into law that would provide cost-of-living adjustments for permanent disability and death claims. ...Read More
 
 

DWC Terminates QME Status for Convicted Providers 09/17/2018
State: CA | Segment: WEST | 1446 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 59 min read
The Division of Workers’ Compensation terminated the qualified medical evaluator certification of two California providers who pleaded guilty to receiving kickbacks for patient referrals. ...Read More
 
 

Doctor Failed to Link Causation for Psychosis to Workplace Fall 09/17/2018
Source: WorkCompCentral
State: IA | Segment: NORTH | 138 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 2 min read
The Iowa Court of Appeals last week ruled that a doctor suffering from psychosis failed to prove that his mental condition was caused by a workplace fall. ...Read More
 
 

DWC Posts New Rules on Opting Out of Self-Insurance 09/17/2018
State: TX | Segment: SOUTH | 194 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 136 min read
In keeping with House Bill 1989, passed in 2017, The Texas Division of Workers' Compensation has proposed ...Read More
 
 

DCBS Announces 9.7% Rate Cut for 2019 09/12/2018
State: OR | Segment: WEST | 136 | 0 | Popular with Insurance | 44 min read
Oregon employers on average will pay nearly 10% less for workers’ compensation insurance next year, according to the Department of Consumer and Business Services. ...Read More
 
 

Doctor Indicted in Two-State Cream Scheme 09/12/2018
State: TX | Segment: SOUTH | 385 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 16 min read
A Waxahachie pain-management physician has been indicted on charges of accepting kickbacks for prescribing expensive compounded medications paid for by federal workers' compensation and other federal insurance programs. ...Read More
 
 

DWC Corrects Weekly Pharmaceutical Fee File 09/11/2018
State: CA | Segment: WEST | 287 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 20 min read
California’s Division of Workers’ Compensation is recommending that anyone who used its pharmaceutical calculator on Sept. 5 or 6 to run calculations again using a corrected data file posted on Friday. ...Read More
 
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