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Court Urges Change in Florida Workers¹ Compensation Law

Posted on October 24, 2012 by Tower MSA

Court Urges Change in Florida Workers¹ Compensation Law.  An appellate court is urging the Florida Legislature to reconsider a state law that makes injured employees pay employers¹ legal costs if they lose good faith workers¹ compensation appeals. A three-judge panel…

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Annual WCCP Holiday Conference!

Posted on October 18, 2012 by Tower MSA

Tower MSA Partners will be a sponsor of the Annual WCCP Holiday Conference! The event will be held at the Intercontinental Hotel in Tampa, FL on November 30, 2012. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m., with the conference starting at 8:30…

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Upcoming CEU at the new Buca di Beppo.

Posted on October 18, 2012 by Tower MSA

Tower MSA Partners will be sponsoring an After Hours CEU at the new Buca di Beppo in the Governor’s Square Mall in Tallahassee this Thursday, October 18, 2012, starting at 5:30 P.M. We will be presenting “Important Deadlines” for a…

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Christy Weir, RN, Joins Tower MSA Partners as Regional Vice President

Posted on July 18, 2012 by Rita Wilson

Tower MSA Partners is pleased to introduce Christy Weir as the newest addition to its national sales team for Medicare Secondary Payer services. A native of Atlanta, Georgia, Christy will be responsible for both southeast regional and national accounts for Medicare Set Aside…

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Coming Soon – The Medicare Secondary Payer Recovery Portal

Posted on May 17, 2012 by Tower MSA

A new online Self-Service Tool to help manage your Medicare recovery case. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is in the process of implementing a new web-based tool designed to assist in and accelerate the resolution of Liability…

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New Option to Self-Calculate Your Conditional Payment Amount

Posted on January 30, 2012 by Tower MSA

Just released from MSPRC (http://www.msprc.info/). On February 21, 2012, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will implement an option that allows certain Medicare beneficiaries to self-calculate Medicare’s final conditional payment amount prior to settlement. A full explanation, including…

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Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set-aside Portal (WCMSAP)

Posted on November 29, 2011 by Tower MSA

Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set-aside Portal   November 18, 2011 The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has completed its Pilot Testing of the Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set-aside Portal (WCMSAP). The CMS will be conducting a Town Hall conference call…

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Top 10 Drugs Prescribed For Workers Compensation Claims

Posted on November 21, 2011 by Tower MSA

A recent study by NCCI Holdings, Inc. reports the top 10 most popular drugs prescribed for workers’ compensation claims. 1. OXYCONTIN® 2. LIDODERM® 3. HYDROCODONE-ACETAMINOPHEN 4. LYRICA® 5. CELEBREX® 6. GABAPENTIN 7. SKELAXIN® 8. CYMBALTA® 9. MELOXICAM 10. CYCLOBENZAPRINE HCL…

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