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Sep
22

Consolidation in work comp services – comments on Conduent

Joe Paduda

As we march thru the list of big bigger and likely gonna-be-biggest WC services entities, we are now at the single service providers. This won’t take much time.  Conduent is the leader in market share in workers’ comp bill review … Continue reading Consolidation in work comp services – comments on Conduent

Sep
14

Consolidation in work comp services – Opining on Optum’s future

Joe Paduda

Last week we pondered Paradigm’s future, before that we mused about Mitchell’s. Today we opine about Optum. First, a little history. Back in the Pleistocene, I worked for what was then UHC.  United Healthcare was considered the best managed care company … Continue reading Consolidation in work comp services – Opining on Optum’s future

Sep
9

The state of the industry – pharmacy management in workers’ comp.

Joe Paduda

29 payers responded to this year’s Survey, ranging from very large TPAs to small state funds, from small guarantee associations to large insured employers and insurers. As always, no individually-identifiable information is disclosed or contained in the Survey report. Here’s … Continue reading The state of the industry – pharmacy management in workers’ comp.