California Workers' Comp
Electronic Billing Workflow with Rejection Information
Aug 19, 2014
Electronic Billing Workflow with Rejection Information
Last week I posted the first of several workflows (I’ll post the rest this week and next week) showing how a workers’ comp electronic bill progresses through its journey from...
Concise Electronic Billing Workflow
Aug 14, 2014
Concise Electronic Billing Workflow
We gave a webinar today about electronic billing for CA workers' comp.  It covered exactly how electronic billing works, as well as the various responsibilities of providers ...
The Hartford: Hurray for Responsible Claims Administrators
Aug 11, 2014
The Hartford: Hurray for Responsible Claims Administrators
I complain a lot — there’s a lot to complain about — but that’s because a malfunctioning work comp system hurts workers, employers, providers, insurers and, yes, even taxpaye...
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Aug 11, 2014
DaisyBill Article Featured in CMA Newsletter
Part two of our two-part series on the importance of timely and effective second bill reviews was published in the California Medial Associations's Practice Resources (CPR) n...
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Aug 6, 2014
Second Bill Reviews for Work Comp: Claims Admin Mistakes
A few days ago I posted examples of good and bad SBR EORs returned by claims administrators.  Today I’m posting another SBR denial which shows two mistakes that claims admins...
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Aug 4, 2014
Second Bill Reviews for Workers' Compensation
Last week we hosted a webinar on Second Bill Reviews (SBRs)--if you attended, thank you!  I thought it would be interesting to re-post here some of the good and bad examples ...
Major Reimbursement Changes to Pharmaceuticals Fee Schedule
Jul 28, 2014
Major Reimbursement Changes to Pharmaceuticals Fee Schedule
Effective July 16, 2014, the DWC updated the dispensed pharmaceuticals fee schedule, removing over 21,000 distinct NDC numbers. In fact, the DWC removed over 170,000 total en...
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Jul 21, 2014
Average Days to Payment, March - June 2014
I’ve talked before about the data that DaisyBill can track for workers’ compensation claims administrators.  As we’ve done a few times in the past, here’s a table that shows ...
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Jun 17, 2014
Electronic Billing Statistics for Electronic Bills Submitted 1/1/2014 - 6/9/2014
DaisyBill has some exciting statistics for electronic billing that we want to share and it’s all good news!First, let’s give a big thanks to the DWC as they have been ...
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Jun 9, 2014
Reduced Fees for Filing IBRs
Last week we reported on the fee reduction for filing an Independent Bill Review.  We now have published confirmation and more details on fee reductions for both IBRs and Ind...
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Jun 9, 2014
How Often Is a PR-2 Reimbursable?
Part of the job of the treating physician is to report on the patient's condition regularly via a PR-2 report (billed as WC0002).  However, per the DWC, the payment for this ...
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May 19, 2014
DaisyBill Partners with CMA for Webinars on Beginning Work Comp Billing
DaisyBill has partnered with the California Medical Association (CMA) to offer a free webinar series to providers and their staff on beginning work comp billing. The third in...