Inside Workers’ Comp Blog

3 Takeaways from WCRI

Posted on March 14, 2019

WCRI’s recent annual conference delivered valuable research and insight on the current (and future) state of the industry. In today’s Inside Workers’ Comp, Genex’s Jim Harris shares three big takeaways from WCRI that could... Read More

Demystifying the MSA

Posted on February 28, 2019

The Medicare Set‑Aside (MSA) is often used by payers to fund future accident-related treatment in workers' comp settlements. However, because of the complex nature of the MSA, too often employers will go the MSA route when... Read More

How Service Impacts Claim Costs

Posted on February 14, 2019

The speed, costs and reliability of diagnostic services can seriously impact the progression of a claim, especially if the exams are hampered by poor customer service. On today’s Inside Workers’ Comp, Bob Smith, CEO, of... Read More

What’s Trending in DME?

Posted on January 29, 2019

Technology is playing a larger role in workers’ compensation as durable medical equipment innovations are helping injured workers return to work at a faster rate. The problem is keeping up with what’s new and what’s... Read More

An MVP Approach

Posted on December 12, 2018

Light-duty options for injured temp staffing employees When most people think of light-duty return to work, staffing agency employees are often not considered. That changed when Kathleen Peck, director of risk management,... Read More

Personalized Comp-the Starbucks Way

Posted on November 30, 2018

Once again, industry leaders will soon gather in Las Vegas to share ideas at the National Workers’ Comp and Disability Conference. Among those will be winners of the prestigious Teddy Awards for workers’ comp and disability... Read More

Are You Thankful for Workers’ Comp?

Posted on November 19, 2018

It’s time for a listener favorite, the annual Inside Workers’ Comp Thanksgiving special edition: What are You Thankful for in Workers’ Comp? This year, we pose the question to experts who serve three very different facets of... Read More

Kids’ Chance: An Extension of a Giving Industry

Posted on November 16, 2018

To the general public, workers’ compensation is often seen as a large government institution more than an effective health care system designed to improve the welfare of injured workers. Far too often, those in our industry... Read More

Kids’ Chance: Why it Matters

Posted on November 14, 2018

It’s Kids’ Chance Awareness Week and today we’re celebrating this life-changing organization by speaking with Melissa Potteiger, Genex area sales manager and Kids’ Chance ambassador. Read More

A Provider of Hope

Posted on November 12, 2018

Kids’ Chance Awareness Week is a great opportunity to support an organization so close to our hearts As the holiday season approaches, many of us will drop coins in a bucket or gladly write checks to give to others in need.... Read More