Rising Presents at Nurse Innovation & Entrepreneurship Summit | Highlights Opioid Interventions & Millennial Industry Opportunities | Jun 2016

June 17, 2016 – Boston, MA – Rising Chief Compliance Officer and Vice President of Care Management Anne Kirby presented at the 2016 Nurse Innovation & Entrepreneurship Summit in Boston at Northeastern University. The three-day event attracted nursing students and expert speakers with diverse backgrounds in clinical care, academic research, engineering, and game design.

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Detailed Bill Review May Help Block Fraud featuring Jason Beans, Chief Executive Officer | Work Comp Central | Jun 2016

As California officials are calling for a review of workers’ comp fraud fighting practices in the state, some cost containment providers are saying that bill review can be an effective tool for detecting fraud. Jason Beans, Rising’s Chief Executive Officer, shares some of the company’s bill review practices for detecting fraud.

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The Power of Claims Advocacy: Thriving in an On-Demand Economy by Rachel Fikes, VP & Workers’ Comp Benchmarking Study Program Director | May 2016

“Claims Advocacy” is fast getting the attention of workers’ comp claims leaders as a powerful approach to better claims outcomes. The on-demand economy has created cultural and multi-generational expectations around service, speed and simplicity – expectations that raise the bar for engaging injured workers. We found some claims leaders – from Starbucks, Albertsons Safeway, Nationwide Insurance, and Sedgwick – who have already figured out what to do. This article, co-authored by Rising’s Work Comp Benchmarking Study Program Director Rachel Fikes and industry journalist/consultant Peter Rousmaniere, uses interviews and study insights to describe the advocacy concept and how to walk the walk. Four minutes to read.

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Rising Announces Direction for 2016 Work Comp Benchmark Study | May 2016

Study Evolution Focuses on Practical Claims Management Research/
May 2, 2016 — Chicago, IL — Distilling the many challenges confronting claims organizations today to a critical few is a challenge unto itself.  In its fourth annual study, the Workers’ Compensation Benchmarking Study program will do just that.

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