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Democratic House Speaker Michael Madigan called representatives to a special meeting on Thursday to hear how Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner’s proposed overhaul of the state’s workers’ compensation laws will affect injured workers.
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California may be shaping up as a battleground for workers’ comp telemedicine services, as one major occupational medicine provider has chosen the Golden State as its starting point for telemedicine, just as another player has added telemedicine to its provider networks.
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The International Association of Industrial Accident Boards and Commissions is holding its 103rd convention in Portland, Oregon, in October.
The four-day conference will include sessions on regulatory and judicial updates, as well as discussions on the future of the workers’ compens...Read More
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A Central New York woman was arrested Tuesday on charges of defrauding the workers' compensation system and obtaining food stamps she may not have been entitled to, New York State Inspector General Catherine Leahy Scott announced ...Read More
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The practice of slipping multi-thousand-dollar tubes of pain cream past Texas workers' comp insurers will become much more difficult under proposed rules to require preauthorization for all compounds.
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A law passed by the Minnesota Legislature in reaction to a pair of state Supreme Court decisions will boost permanent total disability benefits for some injured workers and allow insurers that pay on time to receive relief from the state’s Special Compensation Fund.