I will be traveling the next two weeks so our posts will be less frequent. Todays focuses on workers’ compensation and reviews an annual report put out by the Workers’ Compensation Research Institute, which summarizes its general role, as well as the specific research conducted in the last year.
Mitchell, a leading provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty (P&C) claims and Collision Repair industries, today announced the acquisition of National Health Quest, Inc. (NHQ), a national best-in-class provider of negotiated out-of-network payment services.
Another Saturday, another Potpourri, featuring the acquisition of a hospital medical necessity company, Americans’ online health usage, analysis of prescriptions, California workers’ compensation, home monitoring of elderly parents, remote psychiatric evaluations and telemedicine to treat depression.
Coventry gets slapped with a two hundred-million-plus dollar damage award for failing to comply with Louisiana’s PPO statute. Ouch that hurts. A vivid example of the need to pay careful attention to each jurisdiction’s regulations when running a national business.