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Anders: Accurate Section 111 Reporting of ORM Vital to Avoiding Repayment Demands 07/27/2017
By: Dan Anders
State: NA | Segment: Top | 673 | 0
While the Commercial Repayment Center (CRC) has faced some valid criticism over the past year and a half over its recovery efforts on behalf of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), not all problems start with the CRC. CRC’s recovery efforts are driven by the data ...Read More
 
 

Anders: MSAs, Professional Administration Provide Much Needed Assurances 03/21/2017
By: Daniel Anders
State: NA | Segment: Top | 611 | 0
These first few of months of 2017 have been, to put it mildly, volatile in national politics. ...Read More
 
 

Anderson: Stereotypes Won't Help Florida's Workers or Produce Real Reform 10/14/2016
State: FL | Segment: Top | 736 | 0
As the chair-elect of the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Florida Bar, I believe it is important to correct misconceptions and misstatements made by the head of the Florida Chamber of Commerce regarding Florida’s workers’ compensation system and the attorneys who represent ...Read More
 
 

Aurbach: Recalibrating Resilience, Part 1 07/05/2016
State: NA | Segment: Top | 385 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Editor's note: This is the first of a three-part series on resilience. The second and third parts will post on Wednesday and Thursday. ...Read More
 
 

Aurbach: Recalibrating Resilience, Part 2 07/06/2016
State: NA | Segment: Top | 285 | 0
Editor's note: This is the second of a three-part series on resilience. The third part will post on  Thursday. ...Read More
 
 

Aurbach: Recalibrating Resilience, Part 3 07/07/2016
State: NA | Segment: Top | 300 | 0
Editor's note: This is the third of a three-part series on resilience. The first and second parts were posted on Tuesday and Wednesday. ...Read More
 
 

Allen: Compounding Concerns in Texas 06/15/2016
State: NA | Segment: Top | 474 | 0
The Texas Closed Formulary is constructed such that any compounded medication containing all “Y” ingredients (contrasted with “N” drugs) will process as presumptively approved and thus be subject only to retrospective review. The exception is a non-FDA approved or exp...Read More
 
 

An Interesting Analysis of Compensability 04/12/2016
By: David Langham
State: NA | Segment: Top | 294 | 0
In the 1985 board game-inspired movie "Clue," we are treated to a summation of the crimes by Wadsworth (Tim Curry, who may or may not have been the butler). The movie is known for its four alternative endings, each as plausible, and ridiculous, as the last. In one, Wadsworth notes "...Read More
 
 

A Drug Formulary Dialogue 02/19/2016
By: Mark Pew
State: NA | Segment: Top | 321 | 0
I had the privilege of testifying for the Nebraska Business & Labor Committee on Feb. 8 on Legislative Bill 1005, which would require the Nebraska Workers' Compensation Court to adopt an evidence-based drug formulary. ...Read More
 
 
​The Constitutionality of IMR 02/18/2016
By: Ted E. Richards
State: CA | Segment: Top | 787 | 0 | Popular with Legal
On October 28, 2015, the California Court of Appeal, First District, ruled in Francis Stevens v. WCAB (Outspoken Enterprises), 241 Cal. App. 4th 1074 (1st Dist. 2015) that California’s Independent Medical Review (IMR) procedure is constitutional. In its decision, the court concluded that th...Read More
 
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