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10th Annual TNSIA Conference

Our team will once again exhibit and attend at this years Tennessee Self Insurers’ Associations’ Conference, September 8-9th. The conference will be held at the Renaissance Hotel in Downtown Nashville and will the be the most attended conference in the associations’ history. The welcome reception will be Thursday 5-7 and will be hosted in the banquet hall 206. The Keynote  speaker […]

Case Study: Traumatic Brain Injuries

  Catastrophic claims are less than 1% of all workers’ compensation claims but account for over 20% of claims cost. Traumatic Brain Injuries are the most common and costly type accounting  for 20% of reported work-related injuries* of catastrophic claims that employers and carriers face. Catastrophic Nurse Case Management is an effective and necessary tool […]

Tennessee Adopts ODG

Tennessee Bureau of Workers’ Compensation adoption of the Work Loss Date Institute’s ODG Guidelines and Drug Formulary officially took effect this past February. The volunteer state joins 32 other states to officially apply the ODG Treatment Guidelines in some capacity and is the third state to nationally to adopt the ODG’s close drug formulary. Fast […]

41st ANNUAL FLORIDA RIMS EDUCATIONAL CONFERENCE

Our team will be once again headed to Florida to attend the RIMS Educational Conference July 26th through July 30th. This year’s conference will be held  at the Ritz Carlton in Naples Florida. The conference key note speaker is Chris Maleno, Senior Vice President, Chubb Group and Division President, Chubb North America Major Accounts.  His presentation “Property and […]

Part 2: Linda Meik, Q&A

How did you get in to the insurance industry? There were three doors before me….one labeled “teacher”; one labeled “return to the farm & do whatever”; and the other labeled “health care – this is a fun career”.  Guess what I chose?  Yes, the “fun” one. Actually this is a very long and storied evolution on […]

Part 1: Linda Meik, Most Loyal Grand Gander

If you are involved in the insurance industry in Texas or active in the Blue Goose, you know Linda Meik. In July at the 110th Grand Nest Convention, Linda will be named the “Most Loyal Grand Gander,” the highest and most prestigious position in the Blue Goose organization. She will be the third women who […]

19th Annual Tennessee Workers’ Compensation Education Conference

Our team will be headed to Nashville to attend the 19th Annual Tennessee Workers’ Compensation Education Conference June 21-23. This year’s conference is titled “Roads to Recovery” and will be held in a new venue at the Embassy Suites Nashville Southeast in Murfreesboro Tennessee. The three day event will feature relevant topics impacting employers and workers’ […]

Case Study: Auto Liability

Utilization Review and Medical Bill Audit are services predominantly associated with Workers’ Compensation. Often General Liability and Auto carriers are unaware that there are utilization tools available that can help them mitigate and manage bodily injury claims costs. The following case study is a key example of how Review Med’s Peer Review and Liability Bill […]

National Council of Self-Insures 2016 Conference

Our team will be headed to San Antonio for the National Council of Self-Insurers 2016 Annual meeting May 22-25. This year’s conference will be held at the Wyndham San Antonio Riverwalk Hotel in downtown San Antonio Texas. The four day event will feature many exciting open round-table discussions and case study presentations. One of the […]