Discount Contracts
CA OMFS: E/M Reimbursement vs Medicare Reimbursement
Jun 8, 2022
CA OMFS: E/M Reimbursement vs Medicare Reimbursement
California workers’ comp allows discount networks to bleed the doctors who treat injured workers. Unfortunately for these workers and their employers, many of these financial...
Conduent Repeatedly Badgers Doctor With Calls
May 2, 2022
Conduent Repeatedly Badgers Doctor With Calls
California law establishes an Official Medical Fee Schedule (OMFS), which lists reimbursements owed to providers who agree to treat injured workers. But rather than reimbursi...
Mitchell Hustles for MPA, Insurance Co. of the West
Apr 28, 2022
Mitchell Hustles for MPA, Insurance Co. of the West
California workers’ comp doctors, keep screening your phone calls. Mitchell International, on behalf of the Municipal Pooling Authority (MPA) and Insurance Company of the Wes...
Alert: Mitchell Hustles Providers for Liberty Mutual
Apr 21, 2022
Alert: Mitchell Hustles Providers for Liberty Mutual
Providers, be warned: Mitchell International, a company offering “workers’ compensation bill review & claims management services,” seems to be playing the hustler on behalf o...
How to Identify PPO Reductions (Part I)
Mar 16, 2022
How to Identify PPO Reductions (Part I)
Daily, we hear from workers’ comp providers requesting help with identifying whether Pilfering Provider Organizations (aka: PPOs) are hijacking the funds intended to pay for ...
Triton Gouges Providers - Pays 78% of Medicare Rates
Mar 1, 2022
Triton Gouges Providers - Pays 78% of Medicare Rates
Triton Healthcare Partners and Apricus (formerly Preferred Care Solutions) are collaborating with other Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) entities to hijack payments from...
Lien Chaos Returns: DWC Rules for Anthem (Part III)
Nov 17, 2021
Lien Chaos Returns: DWC Rules for Anthem (Part III)
California’s Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) has a duplicity problem. In the third chapter of our series on The Zenith and Anthem Blue Cross, we discover that ...
PPO Punishment: Zenith Boots Doctor From MPN per Anthem (Part II)
Nov 16, 2021
PPO Punishment: Zenith Boots Doctor From MPN per Anthem (Part II)
Our tale of one doctor’s struggle with the Anthem Blue Cross Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) took a disturbing — if predictable — turn.Despite a doctor’s request...
How Zenith & Anthem Swiped a Doctor's Revenue (Part I)
Nov 15, 2021
How Zenith & Anthem Swiped a Doctor's Revenue (Part I)
This is Part I of our three-part series on one California doctor’s struggle to protect practice revenue from an unsubstantiated Anthem PPO discount.Anthem Blue Cross e...
Data: Discount Entities Plunder CA OMFS
Nov 2, 2021
Data: Discount Entities Plunder CA OMFS
Workers’ comp payers throughout California ignore the state fee schedule and fail to reimburse providers the mandated reimbursements rates as allowed by the sta...
PPO Data Update: The Toll on CA Doctors Who Treat Injured Workers
Sep 29, 2021
PPO Data Update: The Toll on CA Doctors Who Treat Injured Workers
DaisyBill’s California OMFS Reimbursement Reduction page tracks in minute detail the data around Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) and other discount contracts. Now, we’v...
Data: Drastic PPO Discounts Revealed
Sep 13, 2021
Data: Drastic PPO Discounts Revealed
It’s time to reveal what’s really harming injured workers in California. Starting today, DaisyBill will publicize the reduced reimbursement rates foisted on our provid...