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:
- The Tennessee Workers' Compensation Advisory Council is looking deeper into the state's newly released fee schedule.
- Firefighters in Arizona are still facing denials from insurance carriers when trying to obtain workers' compensation coverage.
- Last week, the U.S Health and Human Services issued new guidelines for when and how to reduce a patient's opioid dosage.
This edition also includes an update in the states of Massachusetts and Kentucky.
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