August 15, 2017

WorkCompRecap: Falling Figures!

Today’s issue of WorkCompRecap features the release of new research from Liberty Mutual that found working age adults account for more than two-thirds of the estimated 9.9 million annual fall-related injuries impacting US adults. The findings were recently published in PLOS ONE, a journal that reports…[Continue Reading]

CompLinks: 6/30/16

CompLinks are a daily set of pertinent links that we believe will be of interest to our readers. It’s the workers’ comp industry’s fault. Managed Care Matters Who really cheats Wyoming workers’ comp? WyoFile Appropriate Authorization: Required CMS Forms to Resolve Conditional Payments Medicare Insights Editor’s Note: These links lead to outside news sources. We… [Continue Reading]

Liberty Mutual Research Details Fall-Related Injuries, Need to Prevent Falls at Work

Liberty Mutual Workers Compensation

Boston, MA -(BusinessWire)- Working age adults account for more than two-thirds of the estimated 9.9 million annual fall-related injuries impacting U.S. adults according to Liberty Mutual’s latest research, highlighting the importance of companies actively protecting employees and the public from falls. Liberty Mutual researchers quantified the…[Continue Reading]

Amerisure Insurance Deploys Guidewire System for Claims Management

Guidewire

Farmington Hills, MI – Amerisure Mutual Insurance Company, a Property/Casualty (P/C) commercial insurer, and Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE), a provider of software products to P/C insurers, recently announced that Amerisure has deployed Guidewire ClaimCenter® as its new claims management system. The implementation…[Continue Reading]

MEMIC Hires Gonnella as Vice President of Claims for Northeast, Atlantic Regions

MEMIC

West Conshohocken, PA – To support continued growth across the Eastern Seaboard, workers’ compensation specialist The MEMIC Group has announced the appointment of Gus Gonnella to Vice President of Claims for the Atlantic and Northeast regions. With more than 23 years of experience in the insurance claims industry, Gonnella was…[Continue Reading]

Former NCCI Executive Forms Boutique Consulting Firm

Doelli

Boca Raton, FL – Last year, Scott Doellinger left his Plan Administration leadership position, at the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) to form Döelli, LLC. After years overseeing the successful operations of 24 different state residual market Workers Compensation Insurance Plans totaling nearly $1.2 billion in annual premium…[Continue Reading]

WorkCompRecap: Combatting Crisis!

Today’s issue of WorkCompRecap features New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s recent signature of legislation aimed at combatting the heroin and opioid crisis in New York State. The new laws include several best practices and recommendations identified by the Governor’s Heroin and Opioid Task Force…[Continue Reading]

CompLinks: 6/29/16

CompLinks are a daily set of pertinent links that we believe will be of interest to our readers. Prescription Management Safety National Conference Chronicles Advancements in Spinal Cord Regeneration Outlook on Outcomes Smart Sun Protection for Outdoor Workers State Fund Blog Editor’s Note: These links lead to outside news sources. We check all links, but… [Continue Reading]

NY Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation to Combat Heroin & Opioid Crisis

New York State Seal

Albany, NY – Governor Andrew M. Cuomo recently signed landmark legislation to combat the heroin and opioid crisis in New York State. The comprehensive package of bills was passed as part of the 2016 Legislative Session and marks a major step forward in the fight to increase access to treatment, expand community prevention strategies…[Continue Reading]

Adva-Net Announces Parternship with Medata

Adva-Net

Sarasota, FL – Adva-Net, a workers’ compensation comprehensive pain management network, recently announced their partnership with Medata, the originator of medical bill review software solutions in the workers’ compensation, auto liability, and general health communities. In discussing their partnership with Medata, Ken Hannigan, CEO…[Continue Reading]

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