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Paduda: Health Insurance Status and Workers' Comp 06/06/2018
By: Joe Paduda
State: NA | Segment: Top | 269 | 0
The ...Read More

Moore: 10 Ways to Cause Huge Reserves 06/05/2018
By: James Moore
State: NA | Segment: Top | 189 | 0
Most workers' compensation reserve increases can be controlled by employers. Let us see how employers cause huge ones. Some of these come from the Six Keys to Saving on Workers...Read More

Duff: Murphy Oil and an Even Slipperier Slope of Forced Arbitration 06/01/2018
Source: Michael C. Duff
State: NA | Segment: Top | 231 | 0
The Supreme Court’s May 21 ruling in Murphy Oil/Epic Systems/Ernst & Young may be read narrowly as an opinion holding that the National Labor Relations Act d...Read More

Goldstein: Effort to Add Transparency to MSP Reporting Information 06/04/2018
By: Jean S. Goldstein
State: NA | Segment: Top | 297 | 0
Recently, Reps. Gus Bilirakis (R-Florida) and Ron Kind (D-Wisconsin) introduced legislation (HR 5881) in the House of Representatives to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act, specifically in an effort to provide for transparency of Medicare Secondary Payer reporting information. ...Read More

Webb: Key Ruling on Who Is a Contractor 05/31/2018
By: Mark Webb
State: CA | Segment: Top | 460 | 0
Sometimes you’re the disruptor. Sometimes you’re the disrupted. ...Read More

Moore: Predictive Analytics Is Now the Opioid Buzzword Replacement 05/30/2018
Source: James Moore
State: NA | Segment: Top | 318 | 0
Predictive analytics for workers' compensation claims that adjusting still has not proven itself as a cost saver. Please note that I am referring to workers' compensation only.    ...Read More

Young: Jumping the Gun 05/29/2018
By: Julius Young
State: CA | Segment: Top | 421 | 0
The California Division of Workers’ Compensation has jumped the gun in posting proposed changes to the California workers’ compensation Medical-Legal Fee Schedule. ...Read More

Paduda: Opioids, Marijuana, Pain and Workers' Comp 05/25/2018
By: Joe Paduda
State: NA | Segment: Top | 566 | 0
The National Council on Compensation Insurance's Raji Chadarevian discussed opioid utilization, price and cost at NCCI’s recent Annual Issues Symposium 2018. ...Read More

Weinmann: Malpractice Case May Soon Be Decided By Supreme Court 05/24/2018
By: Robert Weinmann
State: CA | Segment: Top | 422 | 0
Malpractice reform in utilization review is again on the line, this time because the California Supreme Court has scheduled hearings Ki...Read More

Duff: Will Arbitrators Decide the Scope of the Gig Economy? 05/23/2018
Source: Michael C. Duff
State: NA | Segment: Top | 268 | 0
My colleague and co-editor of this blog, Judge David B. Torrey, pointed out to me recently that several of the gig “worker” contracts contain mandatory binding arbitration provisions. Preliminary to the question of whether a worker is an employee is the question of who makes that...Read More
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