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Dr. Thomas Parry, Integrated Benefits Institute Visionary

Dr. Thomas Parry, Integrated Benefits Visionary, Retires

March 27, 2017 Insurance Topics 0

Dr. Thomas Parry, integrated benefits visionary and president of the Integrated Benefits Institute (IBI), will be retiring on April 1. IBI’s new…Read More

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Legionnaires Disease Deserves More Attention

February 4, 2016 Insurance Topics 0

Often, a new disease breaks out that has doctors and public health professionals puzzled and worried. In 2014, it was…Read More

Doctors More Likely to Dispense Unnecessary, Stronger Opioids For Profit

December 16, 2014 Insurance Topics 2

When doctors prescribe strong opioids to injured workers, the assumption is the workers need them. But when Florida banned physicians…Read More

Yeah! Employers Are Keeping Employee Health Care Coverage

December 1, 2014 Insurance Topics 0

Most organizations are continuing to offer health care coverage for their employees, according to a survey by Society for Human…Read More

Eliminating Physician Drug Selling is a Workers’ Comp Necessity

November 13, 2014 Insurance Topics 4

Physician-dispensed drug prices in Connecticut dropped about 30 percent, yet stayed 30 to 60 percent higher than pharmacy prices, according to…Read More

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Often Misdiagnosed; Not Work-Related

February 19, 2014 Insurance Topics 1

By Daniel R. Miller, MPH, Senior Consultant, ClaimDocs Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) has caused a firestorm of controversy in recent…Read More

Tips for Workers’ Comp Independent Med Exams

January 29, 2014 Insurance Topics 3

Independent medical exams (IMEs) can be an effective way to determine an injured worker’s medical status. But too often, they…Read More

Surprise! ObamaCare Needs More of the Young and Healthy

January 14, 2014 Insurance Topics 13

Sometimes the news just makes me laugh. Apparently, the young and healthy are not clamoring for ObamaCare. The U.S. Department…Read More

ObamaCare is Our Own Dang Fault

October 30, 2013 Insurance Topics 2

“Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country,” — President John…Read More

REGULATIONS ISSUED FOR WELLNESS PROGRAMS WITH INCENTIVES

June 11, 2013 Insurance Topics 0

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