Texas Medical Economic Index Increases

Healthcare providers have alerted the Division of Workers' Compensation that several venders have not incorporated the recent MEI increases for medical bill reimbursement. According to the new fee schedule, the MEI may increase annually. Apparently, some vendors have not updated their software. ...

Texas: Performance Based Oversight (12/23/11 Update)

Beginning January 1, 2012, the Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) will begin its six month collection of data to assess insurance carriers for Performance Based Oversight (PBO). The PBO period will last until June 30, 2011. The PBO measures are as follows: Timely Initial Payment of Benefits...