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Texas Performance Based Oversight (11/2/2011)
Posted on 2 Nov 2011 by Stuart D. Colburn

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... Read More

Texas: Performance Based Oversight Committee Update
Posted on 15 Sep 2011 by Stuart D. Colburn

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... Read More

Texas: Performance Based Oversight (12/23/11 Update)
Posted on 24 Dec 2011 by Stuart D. Colburn

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... Read More

TX: DWC Announces Performance Based Oversight Results For Insurance Carriers
Posted on 10 Dec 2010 by workerscompensation.com

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... Read More

Texas Performance Based Oversight Work Group Meeting Study
Posted on 5 Mar 2010 by Stuart D. Colburn

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... Read More

Texas Performance Based Oversight 2010 Assessment
Posted on 22 Apr 2010 by Stuart D. Colburn

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... Read More

Texas Performance Based Oversight (11/2/2011)
Posted on 2 Nov 2011 by Stuart D. Colburn

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... Read More

Texas: Performance Based Oversight Committee Update
Posted on 15 Sep 2011 by Stuart D. Colburn

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... Read More

Texas: Performance Based Oversight
Posted on 4 Aug 2011 by Stuart D. Colburn

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... Read More

Texas: Performance Based Oversight (12/23/11 Update)
Posted on 24 Dec 2011 by Stuart D. Colburn

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... Read More