In a sense, patients are not in a position to be their own advocates, and need to be. Sometimes the reason a patient is not his/her own advocate is because they are in pain or unconscious. But I find that even when patients are coherent, they simply are not trained in the process of, or language of, the special jargon... more »
The states of Washington and Ohio have both created new healthcare system infrastructure to deliver specific kinds of services in order to... more »
If a worker... more »
Reducing lost work days can be a significant benefit for employers. Getting buy-in from employers can provide important leverage with insurers. Employers are motivated to purchase their WC insurance from payers who will hold providers accountable for rapid return to work.