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Connecticut: Employer Need Not Pay for Palliative Medical Care
Posted on 13 Mar 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

A Connecticut court affirmed the finding of the commissioner that various medications prescribed by the plaintiff’s treating physician for a head injury that occurred some 18 years earlier were palliative rather than curative, and thus were not... Read More

Arkansas: Commission Resolves Conflicting Medical Evidence Against Employee
Posted on 27 May 2016 by Larson's Spotlight

An Arkansas appellate court affirmed a decision by the state’s Workers’ Compensation Commission that denied an employee additional medical benefits for continued pain management where the court said the Commission considered the medical evidence... Read More

TN: Gov. Signs Bill for Max Medical Improvement Date for Pain Management Treatments Cases
Posted on 27 May 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Nashville, TN (CompNewsNetwork) - The Governor of Tennessee signed Senate Bill 2928 yesterday. The bill establishes a conclusive presumption that any employee claiming a work related injury on or after July 1, 2010, that results in any time in pain management... Read More

TN: House and Senate Speakers Signs Bill 2928
Posted on 13 May 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Nashville, TN (CompNewsNetwork) - On Wednesday, May 12th, 2010, both the speakers of the House and Senate signed Bill 2928. The bill establishes a conclusive presumption that any employee claiming a work related injury on or after July 1, 2010, that results... Read More