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A group of former qualified medical evaluators who allege they lost their jobs after the state adopted a different interpretation of billing rules will soon get a second chance to persuade a civil court judge that he has jurisdiction over their lawsuit against the Department of Industrial Relatio...Read More
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Forty-one providers who were registered as qualified medical evaluators for at least one year between 2007 and 2016 were ultimately suspended by the California Division of Workers’ Compensation, according to a report released last week.
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As the Arkansas Workers' Compensation Commission investigates claims that a drug-rehabilitation program pocketed participants' workers' compensation benefits, claimants' attorneys questioned how the program was able to cash the checks.
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California workers' comp professionals have a number of questions and concerns they’re hoping the Division of Workers’ Compensation will address before it puts in place a drug formulary at the start of 2018.
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The U.S. Department of Labor has awarded a contract to QTC Management to continue providing medical consultants to support the Division of Energy Employees Occupation Illness Compensation program.
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QBE North America is launching a program with Patriot National to write workers' compensation and employers’ liability insurance policies for hospitality, health care, property management and manufacturing accounts in 12 states.
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A Fargo ex-firefighter who suffered a rare brain-stem stroke after straining his neck during a ladder-carrying drill 10 years ago continues to battle Workforce Safety & Insurance, North Dakota’s workers’ compensation agency.
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A Southern California pain specialist who is certified as a qualified medical evaluator was charged with two others for allegedly overbilling private health insurers for lab tests, the California Department of Insurance announced Friday.
Dr. Edward Albert G. Balbas, chiropractor Jon ...Read More