Will Workers' Comp Cover My Pre-Existing Condition?

Posted by Gregory Zaparyniuk, ARM on Jan 16, 2019 8:00:00 AM

Doesn’t the Affordable Care Act (ACA) cover all pre-existing conditions?  In short, the answer is, no, not for workers’ compensation injuries. Workers' Comp

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Topics: Workers' Compensation

State of the States, January 11

Posted by Danielle Jaffee on Jan 14, 2019 8:00:00 AM

What's happening this week in workers' compensation? IWP's weekly legislative wrap-up, State of the States, keeps you up to date on important matters within the workers' compensation and pharmacy arena.

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Topics: Legislative

State of the States, January 4

Posted by Danielle Jaffee on Jan 7, 2019 8:00:00 AM

What's happening this week in workers' compensation? IWP's weekly legislative wrap-up, State of the States, keeps you up to date on important matters within the workers' compensation and pharmacy arena.

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Topics: Legislative

The Ultimate Guide to Drug Formularies

Posted by Kellie Collier on Jan 2, 2019 8:00:00 AM

Drug formularies aren't a new concept in the world of workers' compensation. Since 2011, when Texas introduced their closed drug formulary, states have been lining up to start discussions around whether a formulary was right for them. 

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Topics: Workers' Compensation, Insider

State of the States, December 21

Posted by Danielle Jaffee on Dec 24, 2018 8:00:00 AM

What's happening this week in workers' compensation? IWP's weekly legislative wrap-up, State of the States, keeps you up to date on important matters within the workers' compensation and pharmacy arena.

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Topics: Legislative

Preventing Vitamin Depletion While Taking Prescription Medications

Posted by Vivian Tahmasbi, PharmD on Dec 20, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Research has found that 70% of the United States population is on one or more prescription medications. The truth behind every medication, including over-the-counter medications, is that each one slowly depletes essential vitamins and minerals. This can be of great concern bearing in mind many Americans are suffering from low levels of vitamins and minerals from a poor diet or inherent family history.

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Topics: Clinical

State of the States, December 14

Posted by Danielle Jaffee on Dec 17, 2018 8:00:00 AM

What's happening this week in workers' compensation? IWP's weekly legislative wrap-up, State of the States, keeps you up to date on important matters within the workers' compensation and pharmacy arena.

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Topics: Legislative

Looking Back at the Biggest Workers' Comp Conference of the Year

Posted by Pam Rippens, ARM on Dec 12, 2018 1:48:15 PM

Last week, I attended the National Workers’ Compensation and Disability Conference & Expo in Las Vegas.  To be completely honest, I have attended this conference for over 20 years while working for IWP and a major insurance and claim service provider, and I am amazed at how the underlying conversations are the same - albeit wrapped up in different buzz words. 

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Topics: Workers' Compensation, Insider

State of the States, December 7

Posted by Danielle Jaffee on Dec 10, 2018 8:00:00 AM

What's happening this week in workers' compensation? IWP's weekly legislative wrap-up, State of the States, keeps you up to date on important matters within the workers' compensation and pharmacy arena.

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Topics: Legislative

Occupational Cancer: Improving Safety for Firefighters

Posted by Kellie Collier on Dec 4, 2018 9:16:12 AM

Each state has its own set of workers’ compensation rules and regulations. And within the state, some occupations, like police officers and firefighters, have restrictions on how their injuries are covered under workers’ comp insurance.

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Topics: Workers' Compensation, Workplace Wellness

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