State of the States, May 14

First responders in NCWhat'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:

  • In Missouri, a bill that establishes a statewide PDMP to track controlled substance prescriptions dispensed within the state is on its way to the Governor's desk.
  • The North Carolina House passed a bill that would permit law enforcement officers, firefighters, emergency dispatchers, and emergency management services personnel to receive workers' compensation benefits for psychological effects with some conditions.
  • Nationally, the NCCI released its 2020 State of the Line Report, with findings that reveal a drop in net written premiums and non-COVID claims, among others.

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This edition includes no other updates.  

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