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High-profile provider fraud arrests and new laws that place greater restrictions on filing liens in California's workers' compensation system may be taking a toll on relationships among the professionals who appear before the Workers' Compensation Appeals Board.
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Surveys of up to 4,000 injured workers will be completed by Wednesday and then used in a report to document the performance of health care networks regarding access to, and satisfaction with, medical care, return-to-work and health outcomes, officials said.
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A 27-year-old Tampa resident has been sentenced to two years in federal prison for paying Tricare beneficiaries to visit clinics, including one in a strip mall cosmetics store, to obtain compounded pain creams.
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The Healthcare Workers' Compensation Fund managed by Inspirien is hosting a town hall meeting on Aug. 11 to discuss potential legislation in response to a recent court ruling in Jefferson County, Alabama.
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The owner of a Queens trucking company and one of his employees have been charged with falsifying documents that allegedly led to more than $216,000 in workers’ compensation fraud against the New York State Insurance Fund, the state’s largest workers’ comp insurer says.
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The supervisor of an upstate New York town that will see its workers' compensation premium rise 267% as the result of a funding formula change wants to look into bowing out of the county's self-insured workers' compensation plan, North Country Now reports.
Before this month, t...Read More
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The Texas Department of Insurance is seeking applications to serve on a committee that makes recommendations on the forms used for prior authorization of prescription drug benefits.
The department said it is seeking applicants to fill vacancies representing specialty drug distributors and...Read More