|Tharpe & Howell Celebrating 40 Years|
By Press Release - Tharpe & Howell - March 26, 2015
Santa Barbara, California; March 26, 2015: Tharpe & Howell has completed its 40th year of providing quality legal defense services to carriers and their claims adjusters throughout the West. Back in 1974, with paint brushes in hand, attorneys Todd Howell and Allen Tharpe partnered in both the law and rental rehabs.
|Landmark Medical Case Of 200 Mil Workers' Comp Fraud Trailed To May 1st 2015 In Orange County|
By Lonce LaMon - March 24, 2015
Updated March 27th 2015
The Landmark Medical case of 200 million dollars in alleged workers’ compensation fraud is now still pending and has been stayed by the California Supreme Court. As a consequence, no amended indictments have been filed by the prosecution in Orange County Superior Court.
The reason they weren’t filed is the defense asked for an extension. They wanted the extension in order to file a Writ asking for a review of Judge Thomas Goethals denials of their demurrers.
|Two Additional Insurers Agree To Appropriate Use Of Death Master File|
By Press Release, CA Department of Insurance - March 23, 2015
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones today announced multi-million dollar settlement agreements with Guardian Life and Pacific Life related to their use of the Social Security Administration's Death Master File database. Both insurers agreed to reform their business practices and use the database to search for policyholder beneficiaries that might be owed benefits from a life insurance policy.
|DWC Posts Adjustments to Official Medical Fee Schedule (Physician Services / Non-Physician Practitioner Services)|
By Press Release - CA Department of Industrial Relations - March 19, 2015
The California Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) has posted an order adjusting the Official Medical Fee Schedule (OMFS) to conform to changes in the Medicare payment system as required by Labor Code section 5307.1.
The Physician and Non-Physician Practitioner Fee Schedule update Order adopts the following changes:
March 19, 2015 - CA DIR, DWC Respond to Concerns Regarding Ongoing Home Health Care
March 19, 2015 - California DIR Office of Self Insurance Plans Seeking Assistance for Self Insurers’ Administrator Exam Review
March 19, 2015 - Employer caught denying workers’ comp benefits after employee loses limb
March 19, 2015 - CA DIR Offers Contact Information for Status of IMR Requests
March 19, 2015 - Dave Jones, California Insurance Commissioner, makes statement on revocation of Blue Shield’s tax-exempt status
March 18, 2015 - DIR Issues First 15-Day Comment Period for Return to Work Supplement Program
WC Claims Adjuster
Sr. Claims Examiner
Keenan and Associates
Sr. Examiner, Property and Liability
Claims Adjuster - Commercial Casualty
George Hills Company
Sr. Work Comp Claims Adjuster
|View All Jobs|
Web site engine's code is Copyright © 2003 by
. All Rights Reserved. PHP-Nuke is Free Software released under the