Gallagher Bassett
ALERT! AIG Moving All Claims to Gallagher Bassett
Sep 15, 2022
ALERT! AIG Moving All Claims to Gallagher Bassett
Important update for providers: Third-Party Administrator (TPA) AIG Claims, Inc. will no longer administer workers’ comp claims. All claims currently administered by A...
Credit Card Payments Steal Money From Doctors
Feb 5, 2022
Credit Card Payments Steal Money From Doctors
Sometimes, the smaller ways in which payers loot California workers’ comp doctors are the most frustrating. For example, payments sent to providers in the form of a “c...
Gallagher Bassett, Foster Farms Lay A Rotten Egg in CA
Mar 12, 2021
Gallagher Bassett, Foster Farms Lay A Rotten Egg in CA
Update: As of April 1, 2021 Gallagher Bassett can locate and process claims for Foster Farms employees. Workers’ compensation claims for injured employees of Foster Fa...
Gallagher Bassett: Audit Complaint Filed With DWC
Oct 7, 2020
Gallagher Bassett: Audit Complaint Filed With DWC
In a previous article, we demonstrated how Gallagher Bassett ignores the California-mandated workers’ comp Official Medical Fee Schedule (OMFS). Gallagher Bassett also ignore...
Gallagher Bassett Sinks Second Review Appeals
Sep 21, 2020
Gallagher Bassett Sinks Second Review Appeals
For California workers’ comp providers, we encourage submitting Second Review appeals when the claims administrator incorrectly adjusts or denies payment. Below we sho...
Liberty Mutual, Gallagher Bassett, Chubb Scoff at CA IBR Rules
Sep 4, 2019
Liberty Mutual, Gallagher Bassett, Chubb Scoff at CA IBR Rules
It’s still happening: claims administrators including Liberty Mutual, Gallagher Bassett, and Chubb are ignoring the rules regarding Independent Bill Review (IBR), brazenly re...
Blatant Disregard for IBR Law by Sedgwick, Gallagher, Athens, Helmsman
Aug 5, 2019
Blatant Disregard for IBR Law by Sedgwick, Gallagher, Athens, Helmsman
A disturbing pattern is emerging from the results of Independent Bill Review (IBR) decisions in the state of California. As usual, the problem encumbers workers’ comp provide...