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Work Comp Insights – The First 24 Hours

The First 24 Hours After an Injury The moment an injury occurs, it initiates a sequence of events that can last for weeks or even months. But no matter how prolonged the recovery period, the first 24 hours after an injury are the most crucial. To respond effectively to an incident, th
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New ACA Reporting – What You Need To Know

Prepare for ACA Reporting or Suffer Possible Fines Even though there are clouds of uncertainty hanging over the Affordable Care Act, applicable large employers are still required to adhere to the IRS filing and reporting regulations or risk financial penalties. While most of the repor
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ACA Compliance – The Changing Landscape

Be Prepared for Changing ACA Landscape With president-elect Donald Trump and Congressional Republicans vowing to repeal the Affordable Care Act, employers that have spent the last few years preparing for and complying with the law have a right to be concerned about what’s in store. Wh
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Workers Comp – 2017 Compliance

WORKERS’ COMP: Not Complying With Exclusion Rules May Cost You IN THE last quarter of 2016 you should have received correspondence from your insurance carrier if you have claimed any owners or officers as exempt from workers’ compensation coverage on your policy. The notification was
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Telemedicine Can Reduce Costs, Save Time

More and more health plans and employers are embracing telemedicine as part of their health insurance offerings, in order to help enrollees who may live far from their doctor – and to save money. A 2014 study by the consulting firm Deloitte calculated that there would be 75 million vi
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New X-Mod System Reduces Effect of One Large Claim

One of the biggest complaints in workers’ comp – that one large claim can skew an employer’s X-Mod – is about to finally be addressed in California. The Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau’s “split-point” experience rating system, in which an employer’s actual workers’ comp
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