Author Topic: Workers Compensation Claim Costs Skyrocket With Use of Opioids  (Read 4507 times)

MrTempler

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Every risk manager is aware of the financial impact the escalating cost of medications, especially narcotics, has had on the overall cost of workers’ compensation.  While employers know the cost of narcotics are having a devastating effect on their financing of workers’ compensation, very few employers track their claims data in enough detail to state what percentage of their worker’s compensation claims money is paid for narcotics, or even what dollar amount they have paid over the prior fiscal year for narcotics.

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andyreynolds

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Workers Compensation Claim Costs Skyrocket With Use of Opioids
« Reply #1 on: August 27, 2013, 01:57:54 AM »
This is sad, i knew that the narcotics were a problem for the economy but now i understand better... a lots of ideas to resolve this problem but every one is money... is a looping