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Anyone paying attention to the news recently has likely noticed what appears to be a trend of ever-increasing jury verdicts and claim settlements.
Some workplace stress pushes employees to grow and learn. However, if the stress is excessive, it can significantly affect employees’ health, and this impacts your workers’ comp program and costs.
In this session, Jean Feldman and Sean Nimm from Sentry Insurance and Enlyte Leaders will discuss how they’re using data to influence claim decision making.
Artificial intelligence capabilities are advancing rapidly, with new applications becoming available for healthcare and workers’ comp, along with new privacy and regulatory issues.
Diagnostic imaging acts as a catalyst for efficiency, effectiveness and empathy that ultimately benefits both employees and employers.
As the media focuses on PBM pricing transparency, it’s important to consider all the benefits PBMs bring to the table.
Physical injuries are often accompanied by mental health disorders such as depression, increasing workers’ comp claim costs and delaying recovery.
Explore the growing interest in research around psychedelic substances for medical applications related to workers’ comp populations, including but not limited to psilocybin, ketamine, and MDMA.
Weather-related disasters are on the rise. How do weather and climate change affect workers and workers’ comp?
The art of delegating responsibilities to others is a skill every manager and supervisor should have in their repertoire—especially when it comes to managing risk.
This eBook is a must-read. Download The Ultimate Guide to Case Management.
We hear about advances in medical care all the time; but when will we start seeing the impact? Will it be next year? The next 5 years or 10 years? How about right now?
In part 4 of our 2023 drug trends series, we’re evaluating workers’ comp high impact drug class patterns and strategies to address the challenges these cost drivers are creating.
CorVel has witnessed topical costs rise following the recent drop in opioid prescriptions, and now offers alternatives to manage their expense without impacting care.
Early intervention can implement strategies to help reverse the progression of injuries — improving outcomes, reducing workers’ comp claims, and helping to build a safer culture.
Workers’ compensation claims management can be improved with prompt intervention, active communication, smart return-to-work initiatives and data-driven decision-making.
Data can only help improve claims adjusters if payers, adjusters, providers and claimants communicate with one another.
Actively monitoring and coordinating care is essential to success in workers’ compensation.
Supply chain snags, labor shortages and inflation are pushing project timelines back, but getting an extended insurance policy may not be as easy as insureds think.
Carisk Partners is leveraging AI and machine learning to analyze unstructured data, predict recovery trajectories, identify high-risk workers’ comp claims and manage costs.