May 15, 2018

CSC Wins $143 Million Contract to Support Department of Labor Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs


FALLS CHURCH, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that the U.S. Department of Labor awarded the company a contract to implement and operate the Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs’ Central Bill Process (CBP) service. The contract, which was awarded during CSC’s fiscal 2011 second quarter, has a seven-year period of performance and an estimated total… [Continue Reading]

MSC Strengthens Clinical Expertise with Addition of Regional Clinical Specialists

MSC Care Management

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — MSC, a leader in care management solutions serving post-injury workers’ compensation patients, further fortifies its clinical foundation and expertise with the hiring of additional Regional Clinical Specialists. This newly created position further enhances the MSC offering in Catastrophic Care by partnering with nurse case managers, adjusters and discharge… [Continue Reading]

Adecco Staffing US Releases 2011 Job Market Perspectives Report


MELVILLE, N.Y., /PRNewswire/ — In advance of the release of the US Bureau of Labor Statistics’ first jobs report of 2011, Adecco Staffing US, part of the world’s largest recruitment and workforce solutions provider, is pleased to announce the release of its annual Job Market Perspectives report. “At Adecco, we are working every day to… [Continue Reading]

New Pharma Cost Drivers in Comp…

Today’s edition of WorkCompRecap features a working report posted for feedback by the California Commission on Health, Safety, and Workers’ Compensation. Prepared by Rand, Inc., the paper seeks to explore the issues and factors involved in the use of compound drugs, co-packs and medical foods under the California workers’ compensation program. The study also seeks… [Continue Reading]

WA Workers’ compensation insurance premiums increase by 12 percent


TUMWATER — The Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) today announced a final decision to increase workers’ compensation premium rates by an average 12 percent or 6.5 cents per hour for 2011. The new rates already took effect on Jan. 1 on an emergency basis. Individual employers could see their rates go up or down,… [Continue Reading]

CA CHSWC Posts for Feedback “Use of Compound Drugs, Medical Foods, and Co-Packs in California’s Workers’ Compensation Program: An Overview of the Issues”


OAKLAND — The Commission on Health and Safety and Workers’ Compensation (CHSWC) is pleased to announce the release of the Working Paper “Use of Compound Drugs, Medical Foods, and Co-Packs in California’s Workers’ Compensation Program: An Overview of the Issues.” The Working Paper was prepared by RAND for the Commission on Health and Safety and… [Continue Reading]

Open Wide…

Today’s issue of WorkCompRecap features two pieces of interesting news coming out of California. Up first is the announcement that The Dentists’ Insurance Company (TDIC) has obtained approval from the California Department of Insurance to underwrite Workers’ Compensation insurance. With the addition of Workers’ Compensation, TDIC is now able to offer all of the necessary… [Continue Reading]

The Dentists Insurance Company Gains Regulatory Approval to Underwrite Workers’ Compensation Insurance


Sacramento, Calif. (Vocus/PRWEB) -TDIC announced that it has received regulatory approval from the California Department of Insurance to offer its own workers’ compensation insurance product. With this approval, TDIC provides all the primary coverages necessary for the dental practice owner: professional and general liability, property, employment practices liability, and now workers’ compensation. “TDIC is proud… [Continue Reading]

Implantable Provider Group Selects Todd Rielly as CFO


ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Implantable Provider Group (IPG), a nationwide leading provider of implantable device management, announced that Todd Rielly has been selected as the company’s chief financial officer (CFO). “Todd brings a high level of energy and a track record of creating significant growth to his new role at IPG,” said Jay Ethridge, chief executive officer of… [Continue Reading]

California Division of Workers’ Compensation posts two Annual Reports

California Division of Workers' Compensation (CA DWC)

The Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) has posted two annual reports to its Web site. The Audit Unit’s annual report and the ethics advisory committee’s annual report are now available on line. The Audit Unit’s 2010 annual report provides information on how claims administrators audited by the DWC in 2009 performed and includes a ranking… [Continue Reading]

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