Texas Performance Based Oversight Work Group Meeting Study

The Division conducted its second Performance Based Oversight (PBO) work group meeting. Stakeholders discussed various measures to assess the performance of insurance carriers. Although options were discussed, the Division may keep the same four measures from the previous study. Those measures are as...

Texas Performance Based Oversight 2010 Assessment

The Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) published its Performance Based Oversight 2010 Assessment. DWC will utilize data between January 1, 2010 and June 30, 2010 using the same criteria as 2009: 1. Timeliness of initial TIBs payment (40%) 2. Timeliness...

TX: DWC Announces Performance Based Oversight Results For Insurance Carriers

Austin, TX (CompNewsNetwork) - The Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers’ Compensation (TDI-DWC) today announced the results of the latest Performance Based Oversight (PBO) assessment of insurance carriers in the workers’ compensation system. A total of 113 insurance carriers...

Texas: Performance Based Oversight

By Stuart D. Colburn, Esq., Shareholder, Downs Stanford The Division held its first Performance Based Oversight (PBO) working group meeting on July 27, 2011. The meeting notes developed by the Division of Workers’ Compensation are attached to this Advisory. I refer you to those notes for a discussion...

Texas: Performance Based Oversight Committee Update

By Stuart D. Colburn, Esq., Shareholder, Downs Stanford The Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) is holding stakeholder meetings regarding Performance Based Oversight (PBO). The Division is seeking stakeholder input to add additional measures. Currently, the Division measures carriers on...

Texas: Performance Based Oversight Committee Update

By Stuart D. Colburn, Esq., Shareholder, Downs Stanford The Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) is holding stakeholder meetings regarding Performance Based Oversight (PBO). The Division is seeking stakeholder input to add additional measures. Currently, the Division measures carriers on four...

Texas Performance Based Oversight (11/2/2011)

The Division is evaluating the current criteria Performance Based Oversight (PBO) committee meetings and seeking additional measures. The Division is also accepting input on the weights given to the various measures, a re-assessment opportunity, procedure to challenge or provide additional evidence regarding...

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...