Skip to Main Content
VISUALIZE | INSIGHTS THAT POWER INNOVATION

Workers’ Compensation

Joshua Coleman Vf7v9mwonlk Unsplash
August 14, 2018

Drug formularies continue to expand in workers’ comp systems

Balancing rising medical and pharmaceutical costs with appropriate and timely treatment for injured workers has been an ongoing struggle for workers’ compensation…

Helloquence 5fnmwej4taa Unsplash
August 14, 2018

Millennial impact: Preparing for the generational shift in workers’ comp

Workplace demographics are rapidly changing, and if insurers don’t prepare, they’ll face significant challenges. Millennials will make up 75 percent of the workforce by…

Helloquence Oqmzwnd3thu Unsplash
June 29, 2018

Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set Aside Legislation Filed, Referred to Committee

On June 18, 2018, Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Bill Nelson (D-FL) introduced legislation aimed at reforming the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS)…

Lukas Blazek Mcsdtbwxuzu Unsplash
June 19, 2018

Analyze this: Why workers’ comp data gives insurers a strategic advantage

Data analytics has become a key driver in the development of business strategy for leading corporations, and workers’ compensation insurers are uniquely positioned to…

Files
May 22, 2018

Arizona tweaks its "full & final" workers' comp settlement law - New law provides opportunities to settle workers' comp claims

Arizona Senate Bill 1100 provides unprecedented opportunities to settle workers' compensation claims in the state.

Michael Longmire Lhltmgdohc8 Unsplash
May 9, 2018

Five steps to reduce your WCMSA costs

It is no secret that high Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set Aside (WCMSA) allocation amounts can complicate claim settlement.

Sign
April 18, 2018

New Kentucky workers’ compensation law limits treatment to 780 weeks for certain claims

On March 30, 2018, Kentucky House Bill (HB-2) was signed into law which makes major changes to the Kentucky workers’ compensation statute.

Campaign Creators Pypeceajezy Unsplash
April 9, 2018

Proactive data management key to handling EDI reporting challenges

When IAIABC published its newest standard for workers’ compensation EDI data reporting, Release 3.1, one thing was certain—compliance would get a lot more complex.

J Kelly Brito Peujyoylfe4 Unsplash 1
March 2, 2018

WCMSA update: New WCRC takes over March 19th – webinar set for March 7th

CMS has announced that its new Workers Compensation Review Contractor, Capitol Bridge, LLC will assume WCRC responsibilities on March 19, 2018. CMS is holding a…

Linkedin 698x400 V5 Itr Copy
February 28, 2018

Medicare watch list: Staying ahead of the Medicare Secondary Payer compliance curve

As another new year settles in, we know at least one thing is certain: MSP compliance will continue to present formidable challenges for claims payers.

Damian Zaleski Ryyr K3ysqg Unsplash
January 29, 2018

Changes on the horizon for workers’ compensation claims with IAIABC EDI Release 3.1

A growing number of states have chosen to implement a more efficient, paperless claims-reporting process by using the IAIABC workers’ comp EDI Standard for first reports…

Bid
December 15, 2017

GAO denies WCRC bid protests

In response to CMS awarding the WCRC bid to Capitol Bridge, LLC, KEN Consulting Inc. and Arch System, LLC filed formal bid protests with the Government Accountability…

Neonbrand Jw6r 0cpyec Unsplash
December 4, 2017

CMS maintains its $750 low dollar threshold for 2018

CMS has announced that it is maintaining the current $750.00 low dollar threshold in 2018 for certain settlement, judgments, awards or other payments.

Medical Marijuana In Workplace
November 28, 2017

From seed to smoke: Working under the influence

We discuss some considerations related to marijuana use and employment-related issues, including workers’ compensation.

Lucas Vasques 9vnacvx2748 Unsplash
November 20, 2017

The CMS WCMSA "Amended Review process" - New opportunity to reduce WCMSA allocations and settle claims

For years, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has refused to consider medical evidence postdating the original submission date of a Workers’…

You will soon be redirected to the 3E website. If the page has not redirected, please visit the 3E site here. Please visit our newsroom to learn more about this agreement: Verisk Announces Sale of 3E Business to New Mountain Capital.