In 1992 a group called Four Non-Blondes recorded "what's up," a catchy one-hit wonder. In her angst, the singer tells us that at times she "scream(s) at the top of my lungs, What's going on?" I get that ... Read More
CMS has introduced two new videos on ICD-10. The videos can be found here. The videos are exceptional in explaining ICD-10 basic concepts and drives home why ICD-10 will help better communicate diagnoses in ... Read More
I had the opportunity to meet with some of the leaders of workers' compensation last week. Giants of the industry, it was humbling to be in their presence. The annual conference of the Workers' ... Read More
On February 27, 2015, CMS published in the Federal Register the SMART Act Appeal Final Rule which can be located at 80 Fed. Reg. 10611. The rule can be found here and will go into effect on April 28, ... Read More
The Social Security Administration (SSA) has been vocal in the past about its difficulty in obtaining information about workers' compensation benefits. The primary reason that the SSA has been seeking ... Read More
I remember an episode of Gilligan's Island in which Gilligan was asked to undertake an unsavory task (narrows it down, huh?). I remember his head shaking, arms folded "you can't make me, you can't make me . ... Read More
Workers' compensation is in the news across the country, but not so much in Florida. There are some workplace related bills that have been introduced, but it looks like a quiet session for Florida workers' ... Read More
What does it cost to run a workers' compensation system?
New York and Florida make for interesting comparisons. Last December, according to the United States Census Bureau, The Florida population ... Read More
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