Authored by Risk & Insurance Editor-in-Chief, Dan Reynolds, this article summarizes key findings from Rising’s 2013 Workers’ Compensation Benchmarking Study which surveyed claims leaders nationwide. Among other results, he writes about the industry’s current level of investment in claims talent development.
Unique Program Removes Red Tape from America’s Surgical System /
October 23, 2013 – Chicago, IL –Surgeons, insurance payers and patients all face uncertainty when a surgery occurs. Predictability is the major missing piece of the medical equation that Rising Medical Solutions’ Surgical Care Program (SCP) promises for workers’ compensation, auto, liability and group health-related surgeries.
Robert Evans, Rising’s VP of Repricing Solutions, talks about the need for a better surgical model in workers’ compensation and the advantages of value-based purchasing for surgical episodes of care.
2013 Workers’ Compensation Benchmarking Study Releases Results /
October 3, 2013 – Chicago, IL – Earlier this year, claims leaders participated in a nationwide survey about some of their most pressing daily operational challenges. Their confidential survey results – with perspectives from manager, director and executive-level claims professionals – have now been published in the 2013 Workers’ Compensation Benchmarking Study Report.
Inc. Releases Rankings for America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies /
August 22, 2013 – Chicago, IL – Inc. magazine names Rising Medical Solutions to its Inc. 500|5000 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The lineup represents the most comprehensive look at a vital component of the economy—America’s independent businesses.
Surveying Workers’ Comp Claims Leaders to Deliver Actionable Data /
June 6, 2013 – Chicago, IL – Like most industries, the workers’ compensation industry has hurdles that challenge growth and operational effectiveness. Now, a number of workers’ comp executives have come together to produce an operational assessment tool to help industry Claims leaders.
Helping America’s Healthcare System Produces Rapid Company Growth /
June 5, 2013 – Chicago, IL – The national media continues to point to America’s biggest price tag item, healthcare, as the most pressing problem in need of a fix. Times magazine produced a lengthy feature, “Bitter Pill: Why Medical Bills are Killing Us,” and most recently the New York Times spotlighted the issue in Sunday’s front cover feature, “The $2.7 Trillion Medical Bill,” focusing on America’s annual healthcare bill not being the result of extraordinary services, but the high price tag of ordinary ones.