December 16, 2017

W. R. Berkley Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results

WR Berkley

Greenwich, CT – W. R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE:WRB) recently reported net income for the second quarter of 2017 of $109 million, or $0.85 per share. The Company commented: We continue to manage our business with a focus on creating long-term value for our shareholders. In the second quarter of 2017, book value grew at an annualized…[Continue Reading]

WorkCompRecap: Frauds & Freebies!

Today’s issue of WorkCompRecap features some major enforcement news with the announcement from the US Attorney General’s Office that two officials with Team Work Ready (TWR) have been ordered to federal prison for conspiracy, health care fraud, wire fraud and money laundering. According to the USAO, Team Work…[Continue Reading]

CompLinks: 7/27/17

CompLinks are a daily set of pertinent links that we believe will be of interest to our readers. How much does employer misclassification cost you? Managed Care Matters The physical benefits of yoga Harvard Health Pub Control your costs by controlling your e-mod Texas Mutual Blog Editor’s Note: These links lead to outside news sources. We check… [Continue Reading]

Team Work Ready CFO & VP Get Federal Prison for Workers’ Comp Fraud Scheme

US Attorneys Office Seal

Houston, TX – Two officials with Team Work Ready (TWR) have been ordered to federal prison for conspiracy, health care fraud, wire fraud and money laundering, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Abe Martinez along with Special Agent in Charge Maximo Eamiguel of the U.S. Postal Service – Office of Inspector General (USPS-OIG), Special…[Continue Reading]

Free Kit from National Safety Council Helps Fight Leading Cause of Workplace Death

National Safety Council

Itasca, IL – The National Safety Council recently announced that it has released a first-of-its-kind Safe Driving Kit to help employers eliminate the #1 cause of workplace deaths – car crashes. The Safe Driving Kit, sponsored by Wheels, Inc., is a free online tool built to create safer roads and protect employees through multi-media resources…[Continue Reading]

EK Health Lands Contract with Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority

EK Health

San Jose, CA – EK Health recently announced that it was awarded a contract with Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (SCVTA) to provide Bill Review, Case Management, Medical Provider Network (MPN), and Utilization Review, beginning on July 3, 2017. EK Health was selected for its ability to partner effectively with SCVTA…[Continue Reading]

Express Scripts Announces 2017 Second Quarter Results

Express Scripts

St. Louis, MO – Express Scripts Holding Company (Nasdaq: ESRX) announced 2017 second quarter net income of $801.8 million or $1.37 per diluted share. 2017 second quarter adjusted earnings per diluted share was $1.73.* “We leverage the power and potential of our independent model to succeed in the areas of healthcare…[Continue Reading]

WorkCompRecap: Outcomes Outlook!

Today’s issue of WorkCompRecap features WCRI’s recent announcement that it will be hosting a free 45-minute webinar on its most recent research on outcomes for injured workers, which include recovery of physical health and functioning, return to work, earnings recovery, access to medical care, and satisfaction with medical care…[Continue Reading]

CompLinks: 7/26/17

CompLinks are a daily set of pertinent links that we believe will be of interest to our readers. Sharing risk – a new approach to ancillary services Managed Care Matters Stonetrust’s New CEO Mike Dileo Talks Expansion, LA Market Conditions LCI Comp Blog Keeping Teens Safe on the Job MEMIC Safety Blog Editor’s Note: These links lead to… [Continue Reading]

WCRI Offering Complimentary Webinar on Latest Worker Outcomes Research

WCRI

Cambridge, MA – The Workers Compensation Research Institute (WCRI) recently announced that it will be hosting a free 45-minute webinar on its most recent research on outcomes for injured workers on Wednesday, August 9, 2017, at 2pm ET (1pm CT; 12pm MT; 11am PT). The outcomes examined include recovery of physical health and…[Continue Reading]

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