State of the States, March 12

Telemedicine in TexasWhat'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:

  • The legislature in West Virginia is considering a bill that would change the standard by which an individual would be classified as a contractor or an employee.
  • Two workers' compensation related bills were introduced in the Texas House, one of which would allow the use of telehealth for medical exams to establish impairment ratings and MMI.
  • The Colorado House Committee on Health & Insurance took up a bill that would expand the use of the state's PDMP beyond controlled substances.

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This edition also includes updates about California, Connecticut, and Tennessee.  

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