CMS Amends the Workers Compensation Reference Guide (June 2014)
On May 29, 2014, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) amended the recently released Workers’ Compensation Reference Guide published in February 2014. The changes affect medical review, treating physician reports, pharmacy records and Merit Orders, among others. Click here for more information.
Workers' Compensation Law: A 2014 Legislative Update
with Wayne Fontana, Fontana Seelman & Landry, and Charles Davoli, Davoli Krumholdt
Date: Friday, July 18, 2014
Time: 12 Noon
CLE: One Hour of Continuing Legal Education
Location: New Orleans Bar Association, 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans
Registration: NOBA Member Discount - $35; Non Member - $45
(includes light lunch)
All cancellations must be received in writing two days prior to the program in order to receive a refund. No shows will be charged.
October 24, 2014
La Rev Stat 23;1161.1 and the history, pros and cons of licensing workers’ comp adjusters to handle Louisiana cases. This would include a discussion of adjusters licensed in other fields in LA as well as why we have specifically excluded workers' comp adjusters from some of the same requirements.
November 14, 2014
Technology and Comp
Professionalism in Comp CLE on June 20, 2014 with Scott Davis and Christopher McNabb
Successful Management of Medical Payments in Workers' Compensation with The Hon. Diane Lundeen, Office of Workers' Compensation, and Alejandro Rodriguez, Ostendorff Tate, on May 16, 2014.
Navigating the Workers' Compensation Court System: Pitfalls and Perks with Trey Mustian on March 21, 2014
AWW (Average Weekly Wage): New Procedures for Workers' Compensation with Ken Hawkins on February 7, 2014
Updates in Workers' Compensation Law: The 2013 Legislative Session with Wayne Fontana on July 19, 2013
Comp & Cocktails on June 20, 2013 at The Rusty Nail
Prospective Application of Medical Treatment Guidelines and Act 860 in Workers' Compensation Law with Ray Murry and Nathan Schrantz
Litigating Professional Sports Cases in Workers' Compensation with Christopher Kane and Frank Bruno
Holiday Luncheon on December 7, 2012
Updates in Workers' Compensation: The 2012 Legislative Session with Wayne J. Fontana