- Calif. suspends 7 medical providers for fraud or loss of license
California’s Division of Workers Compensation on Thursday said last week it suspended seven more medical providers from participating in California’s workers compensation system.
- Presumptive comp bill for nuclear site workers revived in Wash. state
A bill that would cover cancer and other illnesses under presumption for former workers of the decommissioned Hanford nuclear site in Hanford, Washington, was revived by the Washington state House Rules Committee on Tuesday.
- Endo subpoenaed for information on opioid painkillers
- Sedgwick notes workers comp trends to watch in 2018
Finding alternatives for pain management, expanding autonomous claims processes and controlling the opioid crisis are among the issues and trends that employers should watch for in 2018, says Sedgwick Claims Management Services.