Webinar on Facility Costs, Drivers and Solutions

November 17th at 10:30am PST

Joe Paduda, renowned blogger and nationally recognized expert in medical management and pharmacy will discuss how external forces are driving up employers’ workers’ compensation hospital costs, yet few third-party administrators or self-insurers are aware -much less implementing effective solutions.  In most states, employers pay 3-8 times Medicare’s cost for facility costs – and these are increasing.  This session shows why – and how – hospitals and health systems target workers’ compensation to recoup revenue lost to cuts in Medicare and Medicaid – and outlines approaches to mitigate those efforts. 

REGISTER HERE!   CSIA members in good standing can attend the webinar free of charge.  For non-members there is a $25 registration fee.

This is an invaluable session that will provide you with some very useful tools to find the best facilities in terms of cost and quality.  As stated by enablecomp, a compex claims revenue solutions provider:

"in most States, work comp is one of the more profitable pay classes. In an era where hospital revenue and profit margin are being squeezed from all sides, workers’ compensation is typically a refreshing source of both…work comp PPO contracts can drive lucrative business into hospitals."

Joe will provide you with solutions to Identify the right – and wrong - facilities; Leverage your spend AND Demand better network performance by lowering your cost, not just getting bigger discountS, while finding the best facilities, not lots of facilities.

Don't miss this webinar!