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WorkCompWire: Thomas D. Johnson: Antifragile: How WC Organizations Can Benefit from ‘Disorder’

Posted on Mar 22, 2017

Volatility, disorder, uncertainty, and randomness are conditions we dislike and try to avoid. However, in his 2012 blockbuster book, Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder, author Nassim Nicholas Taleb paints a... Read More

WorkCompWire: Mariellen Blue: California Legislation May Elevate UR Processes for All

Posted on Mar 13, 2017

California Senate Bill 1160 (SB 1160) is slated to bring major reforms to the California workers’ compensation system. Its provisions aim to eliminate both delays in the utilization review (UR) process and inappropriate... Read More

Risk Management: Improving Workers' Comp Through Data

Posted on Mar 1, 2017

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Care Management: Cultural Competence and the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Patient

Posted on Feb 27, 2017

This article originally appeared CareManagement, and is reprinted here with permission. By Genex's Chikita Brown Mann, MSN, RN, CCM Read More

10 Things You Need To Know About California SB 1160

Posted on Feb 23, 2017

SB 1160 will implement major reforms to the California workers’ compensation (WC) system. This includes provisions to eliminate utilization review (UR) delays and inappropriate denials of care for injured workers, as well as... Read More

WC Magazine: The New Cost of Mistaken Identity

Posted on Jan 20, 2017

Are Your Workers’ Comp Partners Misclassifying Their Independent Contractors? A recent WC Magazine article, “The New Cost of Mistaken Identity," spotlights liability risks workers’ compensation payers may face in... Read More

Property Casualty 360°: Establishing a quality IME process for your workers’ comp claims

Posted on Jan 19, 2017

Complex case disputes can result in significant medical and indemnity costs despite efforts to fairly cover the injured worker’s medical care and facilitate return to the job. At the same time, you need to guard against... Read More

Seeing Red: Warning Signs of off-track claims

Posted on Jan 5, 2017

Red flags in workers comp’ case management are indicators signaling potential problems that could adversely impact an injured employee’s timely recovery, return to work, and the ultimate cost of a claim. Read More

Case Management and You: What to Expect & What to Demand

Posted on Jan 5, 2017

Getting injured employees back to work is the top priority for adjusters and case managers. When working together, you and Genex’s nurse case managers are a dynamic team focused on what is best for the injured worker and... Read More

Case Study: Food and Beverage

Posted on Jan 1, 2017

Genex returned injured food and beverage industry workers to their jobs more than five weeks faster than the At-Risk Date from the ODG claims database. Read More

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