WC and Marijuana Legalization Part 8: What impacts will state or federal legalization have on Medicare-set-Asides?

This is the eighth in a multi-part series on the effects of the ongoing legalization of marijuana in the worker’s compensation insurance ecosystem. In case you missed them here’s part one, part two, part three, part four, part five, part six and part seven. This series is being ran in preparation for a panel on “Legalization of Marijuana and the Impaired Workforce” that … Read more

WC and Marijuana Part 7: For states with an integration of workers’ compensation and medical marijuana programs, what additional costs should insurers cover beyond the drug itself?

This is the seventh in a multi-part series on the effects of the ongoing legalization of marijuana in the worker’s compensation insurance ecosystem. In case you missed them here’s part one, part two, part three, part four, part five and part six. This series is being ran in preparation for a panel on “Legalization of Marijuana and the Impaired Workforce” that … Read more

What Is An Independent Adjuster – Part 2

What is an Independent Adjuster: Part 2 (an exclusive excerpt from the Independent Adjuster’s Playbook you can find part 1 by clicking HERE.)   The Four Core Functions of an Independent Adjuster So, what does a day in the life of an independent adjuster actually look like? This question can be a little bit harder … Read more

What Is An Independent Adjuster?

What is an Independent Adjuster: Part 1 (an exclusive excerpt from the Independent Adjuster’s Playbook) What is an adjuster? What does an adjuster do? How much does an adjuster make? What is the career path for independent adjusters? Should I become an independent adjuster?   Having proper expectations and understanding of this career and industry … Read more

Marijuana and WC Part 4: Educating Medical Providers under a Prescription-Based Model in Workers’ Compensation

This is the third in a multi-part series on the effects of the ongoing legalization of marijuana in the worker’s compensation insurance ecosystem. In case you missed them here’s part one, part two and part three. This series is being ran in preparation for a panel on “Legalization of Marijuana and the Impaired Workforce” that the author is moderating … Read more