Annual Workers’ Compensation Benchmarking Study Releases 2020 Report Examining Organizational Resiliency, COVID-19 Impact on Claims Operations | Aug 2021

August 18, 2021 – Chicago, IL – With unpredictable disruption predicted at greater frequency in the future, the workers’ compensation industry is no exception to finding itself in a highly uncertain business environment, despite our risk models and mitigation efforts. Past performance will no longer predict future success in workers’ compensation. Organizational resiliency will play a vital role.

Now, with the release of its eighth Workers’ Compensation Benchmarking Study Report, this national research program continues to break new ground by investigating organizational resiliency in two (2) key ways.

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Webinar to Examine Latest Workers’ Compensation Benchmarking Study Results: Five Strategies to Future-Proof Your Organization | May 2021

Chicago, IL – May 25, 2021 – Experts from Rising Medical Solutions’ annual Workers’ Compensation Benchmarking Study will share the most recent research findings in a free webinar on Thursday, June 10, 2021, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. ET. The webinar, entitled “Normalizing Discomfort: 5 Ways to Future-Proof Your Organization,” will focus on leadership insights, as well as what eight (8) years of study data is telling us about how high performing organizations are embedding institutional resiliency.

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Three Ways to Improve Organizational Resiliency in the Post-Pandemic Paradigm by Rising CXO Rachel Fikes | Risk & Insurance | May 2021

May 19, 2021 – The workers’ compensation industry is built on risk aversion and mitigation, yet unpredictable risks and catastrophes are predicted with higher frequency in the future. In her Risk & Insurance Risk Insider column, Rising CXO Rachel Fikes shares top strategies for organizations to normalize discomfort and embed resiliency before the next internal crisis or external shock.

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Rising and Sapiens Partner to Simplify Processes, Reduce Costs for Workers’ Compensation and Property & Casualty Payers | Mar 2021

Mar 3, 2021 – Rising Medical Solutions, a provider of healthcare management solutions for the workers’ compensation, auto, liability and group health markets, and Sapiens International Corporation (NASDAQ and TASE: SPNS), a leading global provider of software solutions for the insurance industry, announced today a partnership and integrated offering that will provide carriers with the tools and intelligence to make well-informed, data-driven, equitable payment decisions as to medical care/treatment.

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The Advocacy Approach in Workers’ Comp May be its Talent Attraction Holy Grail featuring Rising’s Work Comp Benchmark Study | Risk & Insurance | Nov 2020

Nov 19, 2020 – As the industry approaches a looming talent crisis, workers’ comp payers might be asking themselves how can they attract more frontline claims professionals to the industry. Read what three members of the Workers’ Compensation Benchmarking Study’s advisory council – from Rising, MEMIC, and The Hartford – have to say as they discuss the study’s data-backed strategies for retaining and recruiting young industry talent.

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Empathic Curiosity Needs to Be at the Center of Workers’ Comp Claims. Here’s How to Do That. by Rising CXO Rachel Fikes | Risk & Insurance | Nov 2020

Nov 11, 2020 – When embracing empathic curiosity in workers’ compensation claims, we gain a better understanding of what is really going on with the injured employee. In her Risk & Insurance Risk Insider column, Rising CXO Rachel Fikes shares how empathic curiosity helps us take better ownership and leadership of the claim.

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