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Medications We Frequently See in Workers’ Comp Physician Reports
Posted on 23 Nov 2011 by Robert G. Rassp, Esq.

By Robert G. Rassp, Esq. The following chart lists the brand or common and chemical names of drugs we regularly see in our cases embedded in medical-legal reports, treating physician reports and subpoenaed medical records. Some physicians randomly use... Read More

NCCI Research Brief on Medicare Set-Asides and Workers' Compensation
Posted on 21 Sep 2014 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

NCCI has recently examined the demographics related to MSAs (distributions of amounts of MSAs and total settlements that include MSAs; distributions of ages of claimants) and the aspects of the CMS review process (length of time from submission to CMS... Read More

Medications We Frequently See in Workers’ Comp Physician Reports
Posted on 23 Nov 2011 by Robert G. Rassp, Esq.

By Robert G. Rassp, Esq. The following chart lists the brand or common and chemical names of drugs we regularly see in our cases embedded in medical-legal reports, treating physician reports and subpoenaed medical records. Some physicians randomly... Read More

National and State-by-State Workers' Comp News Roundup Powered by Larson's (4/1/2013)
Posted on 1 Apr 2013 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Sign up here for our free workers' compensation enewsletters (National or California Edition) to receive weekly news items. Be sure to select the enewsletter of your choice. NATIONAL NEWS: 7th Circuit Rejects Liberty Mutual’s Challenge... Read More

CMS Clarifies Guidance on Prescription Drugs and Medicare Workers' Comp Set-Aside Agreements
Posted on 14 May 2010 by Robin E. Kobayashi

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issued a new memorandum dated May 14, 2010, to clarify guidance in CMS's April 3, 2009 and July 1, 2009 procedure memoranda regarding prescription drugs administered to Medicare beneficiaries... Read More