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Cost Per Service Is Not Effective

Total agreement with this blog post by Joe Paduda from the perspective of a workers’ compensation Third Party Administrator.Motivating and providing incentives for excellent outcomes is far less expensive overall than negotiating individual encounter rates. Individual encounter price per service encourages … Continued

Independent Adjusters Handle Billions of Dollars In Claims

A recent article from Property Casualty 360 talks about a recent study which identifies that independent adjusting companies and staff handle billions of dollars in claims annually.  Generally, independents have a wide range and many years of experience as they … Continued

Marsh Receives First Ever Governor’s Achievement Award

At the 2016 Governor’s Conference on Workers’ Compensation, held August 24 – 26, 2016 at the Big Sky Resort, Michael J. Marsh, RPA, CPIA was presented with the Governor’s Achievement Award for Outstanding Workers’ Compensation Professional.  The award was given … Continued

Marsh Elected As NAIIA Western Region Vice President

Michael Marsh was elected as the Western Regional Vice President of National Association of Independent Insurance Adjusters (“NAIIA”).  NAIIA is an 80 year old organization that covers the entire United States with its membership who provide claims and risk management … Continued

Back To Basics – Humanizing the Workers’ Compensation System

The following is a presentation to the Montana Governor’s Labor Management Advisory Council on Workers’ Compensation, June, 2016. We have previously addressed the LMAC on topics including initial lost time payment period, Plan inconsistencies, subrogation, medical fee schedules and the … Continued

Interactive Concussion Testing

Interactive testing for concussions.  A dream of ours for many years.  Having been involved in contact sports as well as motorcycle racing, we are well aware of the dangers and long-term impact of Traumatic Brain Injury (“TBI”).The possibility of testing … Continued

Holiday Season 2015 – Workers’ Compensation and More

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to each and every one of you, our client partner organizations and friends in the industry, those that have over the years shown the confidence in the fantastic staff of Midland Claims Service, Inc. and … Continued