You may recall in 2014, Senators Portman and Nelson introduced a Senate Bill, “[t]o amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the application of Medicare secondary payer ... Read More
Will many utilization review organizations miss the upcoming July 1, 2018 California deadline for UR accreditation?
That is looking increasingly likely.
Labor Code section 4610(g)(4) requires UR programs ... Read More
On June 18, 2018 Senators Portman (R-OH) and Nelson (D-FL) introduced a bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the application of Medicare secondary payer rules ... Read More
Deaths and diseases due to silica dust exposure are 100 percent preventable. That’s why OSHA changed its standards on silica in 2016, updating regulations from the 1970s to lower the amount of ... Read More
Early nurse engagement makes a valuable impact in 3 key areas
Recent analysis of Sedgwick’s claims data shows that employers using 24/7 clinical consultation for workplace injuries saw 34% lower ... Read More