The DWC finalizes the MTUS regulations in response to reports of widespread opioid abuse:
For more, read DWC Newsline No.: 2016-78.
Related to the final MTUS regulations, the DWC is on target to implement a workers’ compensation drug formulary by July, 2017. Draft regulations here.
The final MTUS isn't all – the DWC has been busy:
Don't forget about the other work comp changes in the pipeline. SB 1160 is about to shake up California workers' comp, and we want you all to be ready for it when it comes. Watch our October webinar for more on the SB 1160 reforms and how they affect professionals in the workers' comp space.
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