Employees who travel might be getting than just frequent flier wards when they travel for business. Business travel is hazardous to your health and may lead to serious medical conditions and require ... Read More
On Thursday, January 18, 2018, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) held a webinar to introduce the new Commercial Repayment Center (CRC) contractor, Performant Recovery, and Performant’s ... Read More
NJ Corrections officers and other designated safety officers are now entitled to supplemental payments equating to full salary while on Workers’ Compensation temporary disability benefits. Recent ... Read More
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), like most government administrative agencies, generally moves at its own pace. After alluding to an updated re-review process in December of 2016, CMS ... Read More
It is important for attorneys and members of the claims management team to understand the impact Social Security Disability (SSDI) has on their claims. This is due to many reasons, including the increasing ... Read More
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Few topics in workers compensation have created as much ... Read More
Longwood, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), opioids are involved in most fatal overdoses. Although illicit opioids play a role, ... Read More
1. “What is my risk if my client makes mistakes with their MSA?”
2. “What’s the chance that Medicare denies my client’s care because they misused or misreported their Medicare Set Aside funds?
3. “Why ... Read More
The highly anticipated Commercial Repayment Center (CRC) contractor transition from CGI Federal to Performant Recovery was discussed in a CMS Town Hall presentation this afternoon. The stated goal: seamless, ... Read More
Labor Force Trends At the 2018 WCRI Annual Issues & Research Conference, Dr. Erica Groshen, former Commissioner of the US Bureau of Labor Statistics discussed labor market conditions.
The United States has added 9.8 ...