The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released its 2021 low dollar threshold via a new alert. CMS is required to publish an annual low dollar threshold amount according to Section 202 ... Read More
Workforce health continues to be focus of concern by the Biden-Harris Transition team. President-elect Joe Biden announced new members of the Transition COVID-19 Advisory Board.
The team of leading ... Read More
A trial court can’t award permanent partial disability benefits for an impairment rating where part of that rating is attributable to a non-work-related condition.
So held the Appeals Board last week, ... Read More
Lexington, KY (WorkersCompensation.com) - Kentucky Employers’ Mutual Insurance (KEMI) recognized twenty-eight Kentucky organizations for their commitment to workplace safety by presenting each of them ... Read More
Cambridge, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) - With several states passing executive orders or laws that create a presumption of workers’ compensation coverage for certain employees who contract COVID-19, ... Read More
Coventry, a leading provider of care-management and cost-containment solutions for workers' compensation, has released a new whitepaper entitled “Specialty Networks Play a Key Role in Fighting Opioid ... Read More
Please find below a summary of recent announcements from CMS.
Medicare Conditional Payment Appeals In follow-up to its September 2020 webinar on Medicare conditional payment appeals through the ... Read More
Hope your holiday was excellent, and above all safe. Had a very small family gathering here in New Hampshire; brined turkey was deliciously moist.
Okay, back to work; here’s what I found in the ... Read More
Home for the Holidays WE’RE NOT LANDING IN CHICAGO
Six bucks says we are. The Transportation Safety Administration estimated 6.8 million travelers passed through screening checkpoints in U.S. airports leading up ...