CA: CHSWC Study Predicts 400,000 Medical Liens, Over $2.7 Billion in Medical Claims Filed Annually

OAKLAND, CA - CHSWC has undertaken an interim study to understand what is driving liens and has found that one in ten medical liens is for services extending at least a year and by a provider who was not authorized by a claims administrator. These liens average $14,000 each. The report predicts at...

California: Notes From CHSWC

The California Commission of Health, Safety and Workers' Compensation held its first 2013 meeting this past Thursday. Here's a thumbnail sketch of some of the more interesting tidbits discussed: Christine Baker, Director of the California Department of Industrial Relations, stated that the...