Work Comp Benchmark Study: Top 3 Ways to Close the Claims Performance Gap | Aug 2018

Study results indicates only 24 percent of claims organizations are high performers, so how do the other 76 percent catch up?   This short report – “How to Close the Claims Performance Gap: Top 3 Findings in 5 Years of the Workers’ Compensation Benchmarking Study” –  condenses the study’s multi-year benchmarking data into the top three practices claims organizations should adopt to join their more successful peers, or risk falling further behind.  >> Five minutes to read.

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Industry Sales Leader Patty Mendez Joins Rising Medical Solutions, Focuses on Utilization Review Services | Jul 2018

Chicago, IL – July 23, 2018 – Longtime workers’ compensation executive Patty Mendez has joined Rising Medical Solutions’ customer experience practice as Regional Vice President of Business Development. In this role, Patty will direct national markets with an emphasis on Mountain and West Coast opportunities. Patty brings more than 25 years of industry experience to

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Rising Extends Payer Technology Hub with Enhanced Official Disability Guidelines™ Analytics | Jun 2018

Chicago, IL – June 19, 2018 – Rising Medical Solutions, a longtime MCG Health Company partner, is now rolling out MCG’s powerful Official Disability Guidelines™ (ODG) analytics directly to customer users. Rising’s latest enhancement to its client web portal, VISION™, provides users with single sign-on access to ODG’s robust claims scoring capabilities, enabling claims professionals

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Predictive Analytics Making Inroads Outside of Underwriting featuring Rising’s Work Comp Benchmark Study | Work Comp Central | Apr 2018

A new A.M. Best survey demonstrates a growing number of workers’ comp insurers are fighting back against rising injury severity by using predictive analytics to lower claim and fraud costs. Rising’s 2017 Workers’ Comp Benchmarking Study was cited in support of A.M. Best’s findings, with our own survey data showing increased adoption of predictive analytics among claims organizations in the past three years.

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Rising Appoints New C-Suite Executives to Impact Customer Experience | Jan 2018

Chicago, IL – January 30, 2018 – Two members of Rising Medical Solutions’ executive leadership team have assumed new, elevated positions as the company enhances its customer experience practice. Vice President of Product Design and Development, David Huth, has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Timothy

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Webinar to Examine 2017 Work Comp Benchmarking Study Results | How High-Performing Claims Organizations Maximize Next Generation Technology & Talent | Jan 2018

January 17, 2018 – Chicago, IL – Experts from Rising’s fifth annual Workers’ Compensation Benchmarking Study will share 2017 results in an upcoming webinar.  Entitled “Insurtech & Talent Crisis Crossroads: How successful claims operations maximize next generation technology and talent,” this free webinar will be held on Thursday, February 1, 2018, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. EST.

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How Artificial Intelligence Might Work for Us featuring Rising’s Work Comp Benchmark Study | WorkersCompensation.com | Dec 2017

Industry journalist and consultant, Peter Rousmaniere, uses data from Rising’s Workers’ Compensation Benchmarking Study to discuss how Artificial Intelligence (AI) can help the workers’ compensation industry. In the article, he shares how AI can go beyond prediction to help payers remove errors in their claims management processes.

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