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WEBINAR – Grasp Success in Settling WC Cases

Posted on October 28, 2020 by Tower MSA

A Chinese proverb says, “The temptation to quit will be greatest just before you are about to succeed.”  For workers’ compensation practitioners case closure represents success.  However, the impediments presented by the need for an MSA to close a case…

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Need a Second Opinion on an MSA?

Posted on October 27, 2020 by Tower MSA

Has a Medicare Set-Aside ever disrupted one of your settlements?  Any one of these things — unexpected medical, surgical or pharmacy costs, compliance issues, the way MSA administration will be handled, or the presence or absence of a structured settlement–can…

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CMS Rolls Out Updates to NGHP User Guide

Posted on October 22, 2020 by Daniel Anders

Earlier this month CMS released an updated MMSEA Section 111 Medicare Secondary Payer Mandatory Reporting User Guide (Version 6.0).  Here are the key updates with analysis and practical implications. Additional Definition of Total Payment Obligation to Claimant (TPOC) Section 6.4…

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CMS Adds New Pricing Resource to WCMSA Reference Guide

Posted on October 14, 2020 by Daniel Anders

In a recent update to its WCMSA Reference Guide, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services released a state-by-state list of the major medical centers it uses for pricing future medical expenses in proposed MSAs.  This zip code-based list (See…

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What Gets Measured Gets Managed…. What’s Your Number?

Posted on October 12, 2020 by Tower MSA

In today’s digital environment, if you are an employer, carrier or TPA, you are likely inundated with data.  You get claims data, medical and pharmacy data, predictive analytics, benchmark performance data, claim reports, drug interaction, duplicate therapy and contraindication notices,…

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