Inside Workers’ Comp Blog

Five Initial Evaluation Issues That May Delay Return to Work

Posted on September 20, 2018

When there’s a return to work delay, practitioners often look for problems that occurred during the course of treatment. However, as Mariellen Blue, Genex’s National Director of Case Management Services, tells us in today’s... Read More

Sizing Up the Physical Demand Analysis

Posted on August 22, 2018

The workers’ comp industry is always searching for new ways to increase safety in the workplace. But there’s one tool that’s been available for quite some time that, if used more often, could go a long way to reaching this... Read More

Staying on Top of Regulatory Changes in Bill Review

Posted on August 7, 2018

A challenge workers’ comp professionals often face is keeping up with ever-changing regulations, especially since each state mandates its own programs. In today’s Inside Workers’ Comp, Bob Fornicola, vice president of... Read More

How to Find the Best Providers

Posted on July 10, 2018

Providers can significantly contribute to the success of a workers’ comp claim, so finding the best ones to assign to a case is key to positive outcomes. In today’s Inside Workers’ Comp, Dean Stiles, National Director,... Read More

Do You Need a Medicare Set-Aside?

Posted on June 5, 2018

Workers' compensation payers are under increasing pressure to consider and protect Medicare's interests when settling claims. In this edition of Inside Workers’ Comp,  Deborah Robinson Stewart, National Manager of Medicare... Read More

Empowering Injured Workers

Posted on March 15, 2018

There’s been a lot of talk about injured worker advocacy and empowerment in workers’ compensation. But what exactly does that mean? Genex’s 2017 Heart of Case Management Award winner Lisa Armstrong, BSN, CRRN, RN-BC, has a... Read More

Are You Thankful for Workers’ Comp?

Posted on November 20, 2017

While we gather around the table on Thursday, many of us will give thanks for the blessings in our lives. Will workers’ comp be among them? In this edition of Inside Workers’ Comp, we asked industry experts Chikita Mann,... Read More

Uncovering the Hidden Treasure in Your Bill Review Program

Posted on November 9, 2017

There’s a gold mine of data embedded in the bill review process, and if you are not mining and leveraging this treasure trove of information, you’re missing out on valuable opportunities to impact your bottom line. Read More

On the Border - State Regulations & Comp Costs

Posted on October 19, 2017

Did you know if a worker gets injured in one state, but lives in another, he may be restricted from receiving case management services from a nurse in the state he resides? Genex’s Chikita Mann, MSN, RN, CCM, Branch... Read More

Is Your Data Program Dated?

Posted on September 6, 2017

Data analytics programs are supposed to help you determine workers’ comp trends and predictive analysis. So why isn’t your program delivering? In today’s Inside Workers’ Comp, data analytics expert Jim Harris explains how... Read More