The Workers’ Compensation Advisory Council (WCAC) held its February meeting last week in Baton Rouge. The vocational rehabilitation counselor task force report led most of the meeting, along with ... Read More
The risk landscape is continuously changing. However, business interruption including supply chain risk continues to remain as one of the top three risks businesses face for the seventh year in a ... Read More
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that effective April 1, 2019, electronic payment functionality will be added to the Medicare Secondary Payer Recovery Portal (MSPRP). The MSPRP ... Read More
At the 2019 WCRI Annual Conference, Dr. John Ruser, WCRI, talked about the variety of factors contributing to the trend of workers' compensation benefits being a declining share of the payroll.
According to ... Read More
At the 2019 WCRI Annual Conference, a session discussed the challenges and opportunities of telemedicine. The panel was:
Moderator: Dr. David Deitz, David Deitz & Associates
Ms. Amy Lee, ... Read More
At the 2019 WCRI Annual Conference, a session discussed some of the latest findings and trends seen across WCRI’s core benchmark studies, including WCRI’s 18-state CompScope™ Benchmarks reports.
The ... Read More
The case of New Hampshire Insurance Company v. Rodriguez, No. 08-15-00173-CV, recently decided by the El Paso Court of Appeals, may have a huge impact on workers’ compensation insurance carriers’ subrogation ... Read More
There are several pieces of legislation under consideration that affect workers’ compensation. Senate Bill 163 would require every construction contractor that does business with state government to ... Read More