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Roberto Ceniceros is senior editor at Risk & Insurance® and chair of the National Workers' Compensation and Disability Conference® & Expo. He can be reached at [email protected]columns and features.
Workers will continue getting hurt, and good workers’ comp managers will keep looking for ways to heal them.
The conference’s mission is to highlight time-tested and innovative, yet practical, strategies.
The NWCDC is committed to help you stay abreast of industry trends and manage disability and work comp’s toughest challenges.
St. Luke’s workers’ comp program is built upon relationships and a commitment to care for those who care for patients.
Employers adopting advocacy practices derive better outcomes from their efforts to improve claims experiences.
As exoskeleton technology evolves, the potential impact on claims outcomes could make it worth the cost in some cases.
Mental health, new technologies, and an advocacy-based claims model are three of the key topics to be addressed at the 2016 National Workers’ Compensation and Disability Conference®.
More employers turn to triage nurses to determine whether a hospital emergency room visit is necessary.
Have employers have been left in the lurch by the state Supreme Court decision ruling Oklahoma’s Opt Out Act unconstitutional?
Attempts to create an attorney fee schedule in Florida produced painful unintended consequences.
The real impact of nurses on workers’ comp claims outcomes is largely overlooked.
Bundled care programs are one alternative care model emphasizing quality over quantity.
Kentucky, long poisoned by the opioid epidemic, is turning its experiences into strategies that can help other states drive change.
The benefits of prescription drug monitoring programs are clear, but some states could be better utilizing them.
Participants in the 2016 DMEC Annual Conference shared ideas on benefits integration and effective wellness strategies.
As the cannabis industry grows and matures, it is becoming savvier about worker safety and risk management.
Kentucky, long embroiled in the opioid epidemic, is turning its challenges into strategies that can help other states drive change.
Courts are increasingly leaning in favor of forcing payers to reimburse workers’ comp claimants for medical marijuana.
Risk management challenges are growing, but resources to meet those challenges are not.
A higher payroll may mean an increase in premiums. Claims costs may increase as well.