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California Insurers Seeking Second Round of Reductions of Medical Bills
Posted on 26 Mar 2010 by Reid L. Steinfeld

Insurance companies in California have been lately seeking a second round of reductions of medical bills for payments they had already reduced several years prior. These requests for reimbursement/restitution are made from payments to medical providers... Read More

Employee Misclassification Tops Enforcement List in 2010
Posted on 27 Mar 2010 by David Tonini

In 2010, employers can expect an unprecedented increase in enforcement efforts targeting employees misclassified as Form 1099 independent contractors. Attention to this issue has been growing in recent years. However, with state and federal budget deficits... Read More

Prevention in Health Reform
Posted on 31 Mar 2010 by NIOSH

Health reform or the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act was passed by the House of Representatives on March 21, 2010, and signed by the President on March 23, 2010. While even the passive follower of health reform surely recognizes the historic... Read More

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Posted on 9 May 2009 by Free eNewsletter Alerts - California Edition

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The Impact of Obesity on the Resolution of Workers’ Compensation Claims
Posted on 27 Mar 2010 by Maureen Kohl Bennington, MS, CCM, CDMS, CPUR, CRC

Obesity is a national problem. This is not new news. Every day we are inundated with information about the obesity epidemic. Simply search the word on the Internet and you find over twenty-three million possible sites with information regarding obesity... Read More

  • Blog Post: California Insurers Seeking Second Round of Reductions of Medical Bills

    Insurance companies in California have been lately seeking a second round of reductions of medical bills for payments they had already reduced several years prior. These requests for reimbursement/restitution are made from payments to medical providers that are several years old. In some instances...
  • Blog Post: The Impact of Obesity on the Resolution of Workers’ Compensation Claims

    Obesity is a national problem. This is not new news. Every day we are inundated with information about the obesity epidemic. Simply search the word on the Internet and you find over twenty-three million possible sites with information regarding obesity. Television is a non-stop advertisement for weight...
  • Blog Post: Employee Misclassification Tops Enforcement List in 2010

    In 2010, employers can expect an unprecedented increase in enforcement efforts targeting employees misclassified as Form 1099 independent contractors. Attention to this issue has been growing in recent years. However, with state and federal budget deficits now headlining the news, and cash-strapped governments...
  • Blog Post: Prevention in Health Reform

    Health reform or the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act was passed by the House of Representatives on March 21, 2010, and signed by the President on March 23, 2010. While even the passive follower of health reform surely recognizes the historic nature of this event, many of the details are not...