Busting Myths in Workers’ Comp

Here are some of the common myths of workers' compensation.   Bill review only pays for approved treatments. We see overpayment of 10-14% of medical costs after bill review reduction when UR enforcement is not automated. Are you paying for unauthorized treatments? When was the last time you did a bill review audit? UR is [...]

Bill Review Silos Cost Payers Over $2 Billion

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — The failure of workers’ compensation claims payers to properly audit medical bills for prior approval of treatment is costing upwards of $2 billion or more annually, in unwarranted medical payments.  This estimate is based on one firm’s analysis of medical payments over the past four years. In [...]

Mitchell Selects DataCare Case Management and Utilization Review Software for Excellence in Innovation

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 19, 2011 -- After a thorough evaluation, Mitchell Workers' Compensation Solutions has selected DataCare’s Utilization Review (UR) and Case Management Software for its managed care operations. Mitchell Workers' Compensation Solutions, a division of Mitchell International, is a leading provider of workers' compensation cost-containment technologies and services. Insurance payers, self insured companies, [...]

Total Managed Care Selects Web-based Utilization Review and Medical Case Management Software from DataCare Corporation

After a thorough evaluation, Total Managed Care, Inc, a leading provider of medical managed care services, has selected DataCare's Utilization Review and Case Management software to create an electronic workplace for coordinating medical management of workers' compensation cases . "At Total Managed Care, we continue to invest in leading-edge technology that allows us to deliver [...]