Although summer is now nothing but a distant memory and the beaches will be empty for months to come, we should remember that respirable crystalline silica is a major health hazard for those that ... Read More
Nearly 300 employees from the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) participated in a companywide walk on Wednesday, November 15 at the organization’s Boca Raton campus in celebration of ... Read More
A healthy and fit workforce is essential element of loss prevention, especially in the workplace. The State of NJ is taking a huge step forward to encourage reaching the goal.The NJ Department of Insurance ... Read More
The health care industry is evolving every day with rapid growth particularly in digital health technologies like smart watches, calorie counter apps and pedometers. Patients can benefit from this transition ... Read More
The DWC has now unveiled an online QME training module.
Compressing training into a one hour online course is not an easy thing, but the course (see link to it at the bottom of this post) does hit many of ... Read More
On Tuesday, Governor John Bel Edwards, Mayor Mitch Landrieu and DXC Technology announced the company will establish a 2,000-job Digital Transformation Center in the heart of New Orleans. DXC ... Read More
Evidence-based medicine (EBM) is the conscientious, explicit, and judicious use of current best scientific evidence in making decisions about the care of individual patients.
Hierarchy of Scientific ... Read More
The workers’ compensation industry’s efforts to reduce unnecessary opioid use doesn’t seem to have caught on with all sectors yet. A new report shows that in California, federal government approvals of funds ... Read More
As many of you know, an Alabama Circuit Judge recently issued an Order declaring the entire Alabama Workers’ Compensation Act unconstitutional. As a result, there have been many questions as to ... Read More