Are You Prepared For Senate Bill 1160?

This letter is to address the impact of Senate Bill 1160 (or SB1160) pertaining to self-insureds, TPA’s or third-party-administrators, employers, and utilization review organizations across California. On September 30, 2016, SB1160 was signed by Governor Jerry Brown, which is set for implementation beginning the first of January in 2018. The result of this bill will [...]

Cutting Complexity in Workers’ Compensation Utilization Review Programs

DataCare UR++SM reduces utilization review program costs by enabling claims adjusters and trained administrators to routinely approve 80% or more of all treatment requests and by significantly reducing the number of referrals to more expensive nurse or physician reviews. Quick approvals also shorten the time it takes for employees to return to work. With the UR++: [...]

Benefits of Integrating CM, UR and Adjuster Software Modules

Companies involved in Workers’ Compensation will typically use Utilization Review, Case Management and Claims Management software independent of one another. The Ahshay core software platform achieves higher efficiency, savings, and detailed reporting by combining these modules under one platform. Within DataCare‘s core platform Ahshay, Utilization Review, Case Management, and the claim enhancing Medical Process Manager [...]

DataCare Article featured on WorkCompWire

Source: WorkCompWire San Jose, CA – DataCare’s recently announced that its web-based workers’ compensation case management software is integrating the Reed Group® MDGuidelines. MDGuidelines offers: Real-world and physiological return-to-work duration Predictive modeling of return-to-work duration Medical monographs for clinician reference and patient education State treatment guidelines for workers’ compensation Leave of Absence Advisor™, a resource [...]

By | 2017-05-26T15:03:06+00:00 June 7th, 2016|case management, press release, return to work|0 Comments

Reed Group Featured in DataCare’s RTW ROI Whitepaper

Reed Group® MDGuidelines are featured in DataCare's latest whitepaper "Calculating Hard-Dollar Returns on Return-to-Work Case Management".  In today's competitive business climate, a managed care company must provide empirical data that supports its ability to control costs, increase efficiency, and increase the quality of care. The key metrics that the company can focus on are Return-to-Work [...]

Reed Group Featured in DataCare’s RTW ROI Whitepaper

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Reed Group® MDGuidelines are featured in DataCare's latest whitepaper "Calculating Hard-Dollar Returns on Return-to-Work Case Management".  In today's competitive business climate, a managed care company must provide empirical data that supports its ability to control costs, increase efficiency, and increase the quality of care. The key metrics that [...]

Cutting Complexity in Workers’ Compensation Utilization Review Programs

DataCare UR++ reduces utilization review program costs by enabling claims adjusters and trained administrators to routinely approve 80% or more of all treatment requests and by significantly reducing the number of referrals to more expensive nurse or physician reviews. Quick approvals also shorten the time it takes for employees to return to work. With Express Approval: [...]

By | 2017-08-31T15:40:12+00:00 July 21st, 2011|adjusters, press release, return to work, ur++|0 Comments