Danielle Jaffee

Manager, Government Affairs

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State of the States, June 26

Posted by Danielle Jaffee on Jun 26, 2017 9:53:54 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, June 16

Posted by Danielle Jaffee on Jun 16, 2017 11:52:01 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, June 9

Posted by Danielle Jaffee on Jun 9, 2017 11:12:14 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

What is a Pharmacy Benefit Manager?

Posted by Danielle Jaffee on Jun 7, 2017 9:38:47 AM

Pharmacy Benefit Managers, or PBMs, have gotten a lot of attention over the last few years.  The terms get thrown around whenever insurance is brought up, whether it be health insurance or workers’ comp insurance.  If you haven’t heard the term PBM, chances are you have heard of specific PBMs - like Express Scripts or CVS Caremark. And odds are you probably have a prescription card in your wallet with one of those names on it.

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Topics: Insider

Illinois Session Wraps Up Without Passage of Workers' Comp Reform

Posted by Danielle Jaffee on Jun 5, 2017 11:36:21 AM

On the last day of May, the Illinois legislature adjourned for the 2017 session.  Although the start of the session saw a flurry of activity and optimism that the budget stalemate might end and key system reforms might be adopted, the session ended as it has the last few years, with not much to show. 

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Topics: Legislative, Workers' Compensation

State of the States, June 2

Posted by Danielle Jaffee on Jun 2, 2017 1:22:55 PM

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, May 26

Posted by Danielle Jaffee on May 26, 2017 12:44:38 PM

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

What's Next For Alabama's Workers' Compensation Statute?

Posted by Danielle Jaffee on May 25, 2017 8:15:00 AM

Earlier this month, an Alabama circuit judge struck down all of the Alabama Workers' Comp statute.  So why such a dramatic ruling? Well, when ruling on the case the judge found two specific provisions from the statute unconstitutional, the cap on attorney’s fees and the $220/week cap on compensation for an injured worker and because of how Alabama’s law is structured, if a single part is unconstitutional, the entire statute fails.

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Topics: Legislative, Workers' Compensation

State of the States, May 19

Posted by Danielle Jaffee on May 19, 2017 10:37:42 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, May 12

Posted by Danielle Jaffee on May 12, 2017 12:54:37 PM

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

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