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CA: CorVel Increases PR-2 Payments Following daisyBill Webinar
Mar 1, 2024
CA: CorVel Increases PR-2 Payments Following daisyBill Webinar
Workers’ comp is messy. But it works much better when providers, claims admins, employers, and all other stakeholders understand that we’re in this mess togethe...
CA Med-Legal Billing: 3 Tips to Win IBR Disputes
Feb 29, 2024
CA Med-Legal Billing: 3 Tips to Win IBR Disputes
Statistically, California Medical-Legal evaluators are highly likely to prevail at Independent Bill Review (IBR) — but that doesn’t mean physician evaluators can’t benefit fr...
CA Med-Legal MDs: Don't Accept Denials or Adjustments - IBR Works!
Feb 28, 2024
CA Med-Legal MDs: Don't Accept Denials or Adjustments - IBR Works!
California Medical-Legal physician evaluators, Independent Bill Review (IBR) is your friend.According to data from the Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC), 96% of ...
Kudos: CA State Fund Virtual Assistant
Feb 27, 2024
Kudos: CA State Fund Virtual Assistant
If the workers’ comp system is ever truly fixed, it will start with technology that makes billing and payment less of an administrative nightmare. That’s why daisyBill...
CA Physician Fee Schedule Webinar Replay Available
Feb 26, 2024
CA Physician Fee Schedule Webinar Replay Available
Last week, hundreds of providers, claims administrators, attorneys, and employers gathered to learn about 2024 updates to California’s Physician Fee Schedule for workers’ com...
TX Workers' Comp Providers: Know Your Patients' Rights
Feb 23, 2024
TX Workers' Comp Providers: Know Your Patients' Rights
Providers who treat injured workers know it’s challenging to navigate the workers’ comp system— even in Texas, where the Division of Workers’ Compensation (TX DWC) is excepti...
How to Confirm Whether a Payer Accepts e-Bills for Workers' Comp
Feb 22, 2024
How to Confirm Whether a Payer Accepts e-Bills for Workers' Comp
Far too often, we hear from providers who were told that a given claims administrator “doesn’t accept” e-bills.Erroneously (or downright falsely; we can’t say for sure...
CA Provider Breaks MPN Shackles (and You Can Too)
Feb 16, 2024
CA Provider Breaks MPN Shackles (and You Can Too)
The Medical Provider Network (MPN) system is the bane of California workers’ comp — a system so convoluted, dysfunctional, and inimical to properly providing care to injured ...
Data: Fastest and Slowest Payers 2023
Feb 15, 2024
Data: Fastest and Slowest Payers 2023
If you treat injured workers, there’s no need to wait weeks or months while snail-mailed bills clog up your practice’s Accounts Receivable. Overall, 2023 data shows th...
CA Interpreters: Request IBR!
Feb 14, 2024
CA Interpreters: Request IBR!
Interpreters are vital to California workers' comp. Without them, doctors could not treat injured workers with whom they don’t share a common language.But sadly, inter...
Alert: CA State Fund e-Bills Erroneously Rejected
Feb 13, 2024
Alert: CA State Fund e-Bills Erroneously Rejected
Jopari, the clearinghouse utilized by California’s State Compensation Insurance Fund (SCIF), erroneously rejected providers’ electronic bills as “duplica...
Will CA Clean Up Authorization/UR Issues?
Feb 9, 2024
Will CA Clean Up Authorization/UR Issues?
When it comes to payer abuse of the authorization process in healthcare, the jig isn’t exactly up yet — but federal legislators and regulators seem to be catching on to priva...