Workers' compensation is a topic that evokes strong emotions sometimes. Back in June, Joe Paduda penned a short piece on fraud that generated a fair amount of discussion, titled The Real Fraud in ... Read More
The following is the second piece in a two-part series written by industry expert Peter Rousmaniere on Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBMs). Part one is available here.
The conventional method of ... Read More
The following is the first piece in a two-part series written by industry expert Peter Rousmaniere on Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBMs). Part two is now available here.
There is growing evidence that ... Read More
Medical News Today (MNT) recently published Did I understand you correctly, doc?, an expose of communication between patients and physicians. It is a worthy subject for the workers' compensation ... Read More
I had a long chat at PRIUM's booth last Monday at the #WCI2017 conference in Orlando. It was with a Work Comp professional who is also a mother. A proactive, protective, proficient mother. And she had an ... Read More
A 1989 Florida divorce case provides some guidance for lawyers who find their case assigned to a "successor judge." There, the former husband was challenging a final judgment of dissolution. Batista v. ... Read More
A Texas story in 2017 documented a tragic situation in which Dr. Christopher Duntsch performed some surgeries. Several patients did not enjoy the outcomes they sought, two were rendered wheelchair-bound and ... Read More
Most Floridians will not have heard of Senate Bill 800 (SB800), which passed last spring (2017). But it is an important bill and potentially provides us important lessons.
I have heard complaints ... Read More
The Bond films are debated. Some see them as classics, others as celebrating a misogynistic attitude that is at best dismissive of women and some feel degrading and biased. More on that below.
In the deep ... Read More
CA Governor Brown Announced Appointment to DWC Sacramento, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) - George Parisotto, 57, of Oakland, has been appointed administrative director of the Division of Workers’ Compensation at the California Department of ...