Study Compiles Claims Best Practices featuring Rising’s Work Comp Benchmark Study | Insurance Business America | Feb 2017

This feature article reports on how the 2016 Workers’ Compensation Benchmarking Study pinpoints the best ways to handle claims. Also included are thoughts from Rachel Fikes, Vice President and Study Program Director at Rising, and Denise Algire, Study Principal Researcher and Director of Risk Initiatives and National Medical Director at Albertsons Companies.

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Lean Strategy to Cut ALAE and Losses by Anne Kirby, Chief Compliance Officer & VP of Care Management | WorkCompWire | Aug 2016

America has become more productive by applying Lean Six Sigma principles to running businesses. Now we have evidence that a lean approach works in managing medical treatment for work injuries. Anne Kirby, Chief Compliance Officer & VP of Care Management, discusses this approach that stands conventional medical management on its head.

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Bundled Care’s Place in Workers’ Comp featuring Robert Evans, VP of Repricing Solutions | Risk & Insurance | Aug 2016

Bundled care programs – an alternative care model emphasizing quality over quantity – has gained significant adoption amongst Medicare and group health providers. Robert Evans, VP of Repricing Solutions, shares Rising’s experience as one of the first organizations to bring bundled arrangements to the workers’ comp market.

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