More than 80% of the world-wide prescription of opioids occurs in the United States.  Although the prescription of opioid analgesics for the treatment of acute and chronic pain appears to be humane and generally benign, even short-term use of opioids has been associated with a clinically significant rate of abuse and addiction. Addiction develops differently…

What is an MPN (Medical Provider Network)? MPN is short for “Medical Provider Network”. An MPN is defined as: “…a network of providers, including physicians, created to provide medical treatment for work injuries of employees in California. Self-insured employers or workers’ compensation insurers may have an MPN. Under SB 863, an entity providing physician network…

WCI 2019 – The 74th Work Comp Conference in Orlando Are you attending this year’s Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference? Every year, work comp specialists from all over the country gather together for the nation’s largest work comp conference. Each year 7,000+ attendees gather to attend classes and the hottest networking events designed to keep professionals…

  About the Conference If you need to know about the latest rehabilitation research and implementation of best practices in rehab healthcare service delivery, don’t miss the ACRM 2019 Annual Conference: Progress in Rehabilitation Research. Offering a 6-day interdisciplinary program for researchers, physicians, administrators, and clinicians serving people with brain injury, spinal cord injury, stroke,…

The following content has been provided by OrthoLive: Small medical practices need to think carefully when considering a telemedicine platform. In past years the cost may have been prohibitive for smaller practices seeking a virtual option for their patients. Not anymore. Today telehealth is more affordable through the use of software-as-a-service (SaaS) subscription tools, like the OrthoLive application. With the…

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