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CA Authorization & UR Confusion Reigns
Feb 8, 2024
CA Authorization & UR Confusion Reigns
Last week, we reported on the California Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC)’s decision to delete an important FAQ from its website. Until the deletion, the FAQ affirmed ...
Texas DWC Webinar Informs, Educates Providers
Feb 7, 2024
Texas DWC Webinar Informs, Educates Providers
It might be the Lone Star state, but the Texas Division of Workers’ Compensation (TXDWC) gets a gold star for supporting, guiding, and informing providers.<...
Free 2024 CA Physician Fee Schedule Webinar!
Feb 6, 2024
Free 2024 CA Physician Fee Schedule Webinar!
Update: This webinar is over — but we’ll post access to the recording and presentation slides soon!Are you billing (or paying) accurately for workers’ comp treatment? ...
Myth Debunked: e-Billing Through One Clearinghouse
Feb 5, 2024
Myth Debunked: e-Billing Through One Clearinghouse
When non-client providers contact us about workers’ comp e-billing, they inevitably share frustrations based on certain myths. In this series, we address the most common e-bi...
2024 CA Physician Fee Schedule Changes
Feb 2, 2024
2024 CA Physician Fee Schedule Changes
California’s Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) issued an update to the Physician and Non-Physician Practitioner portion of the Official Medical Fee Schedule (OMFS) for ...
DWC Removes Critical Info From FAQ Page
Feb 1, 2024
DWC Removes Critical Info From FAQ Page
For all the ways California providers can be denied reimbursement for treating injured workers, the state offers one solid protection: a simple (if poorly enfor...
CA OMFS Update: 2024 'WC' Report Billing Codes
Jan 31, 2024
CA OMFS Update: 2024 'WC' Report Billing Codes
California’s Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) announced reimbursement updates to the Physician and Non-Physician Practitioner Services section of the Official M...
CA: Med-Legal Makes More Financial Sense Than Treatment
Jan 30, 2024
CA: Med-Legal Makes More Financial Sense Than Treatment
California physicians must come to terms with an uncomfortable fact: financially, a physician’s time is much better spent conducting Medical-Legal evaluations than actually t...
Sedgwick: 49% of Appeals Incorrectly Denied
Jan 29, 2024
Sedgwick: 49% of Appeals Incorrectly Denied
Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. is notorious for failing to respond compliantly to California providers’ bills for treating injured workers. But the Third-Party Adm...
daisyBill Attending CAAA 2024 Winter Convention
Jan 26, 2024
daisyBill Attending CAAA 2024 Winter Convention
daisyBill is at the California Applicants’ Attorneys’ Association (CAAA) Winter Convention, today in Rancho Mirage, California!Our team members join attorneys, provide...
Texas DWC: A Model of Provider Support
Jan 25, 2024
Texas DWC: A Model of Provider Support
Texas is an excellent place to consider, if you’re a provider who wants to care for injured workers.The Texas Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) consistently demo...
Sedgwick Is Only Getting Worse
Jan 24, 2024
Sedgwick Is Only Getting Worse
When regulators allow payers to disregard workers’ compensation laws and regulations with impunity, providers cannot help but view the system as rigged against ...