Archives for May 2011

Managing the Medical Foods Dilemma

Managing the Medical Foods Dilemma (PDF opens in new window) A Progressive Medical Services Study Medical foods are increasingly being dispensed to treat cases of chronic disorders and pain associated with on-the-job injuries. Limited clinical evidence of their effectiveness, how they are regulated and ineffective measures to control dispensing, make managing medical foods challenging for […]

Reducing Narcotics Abuse in Workers Compensation

Reducing Narcotics Abuse in Workers Compensation (PDF opens in new window)by Tron Emptage, Progressive Medical On-the-job injuries often involve chronic pain and long-term liability for workers compensation payors. Many times, pain from a chronic injury is treated with narcotics. According to the 2010 Progressive Medical Drug Spend Analysis, narcotic spending accounts for 34 percent of workers […]

Professional Development Resource

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