State of the States, August 14

Telemedicine services in Texas

What's happening this week in workers' compensation? IWP's weekly legislative wrap-up, State of the States, keeps you up to date on important matters within the workers' compensation and pharmacy arena.

This week's legislative wrap-up contains updates including:

  • A decision by the Delaware Superior Court denied coverage for medical marijuana as a treatment option for chronic pain.
  • The Texas Division of Workers' Compensation announced that coverage for certain telemedicine services will be extended through October 8, 2020.
  • In Florida, the Division of Workers' Compensation released an updated report revealing a significant uptick in COVID-19-related workers' compensation claims filed throughout the state in June. 

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This edition also includes an update from Nebraska.  

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