RegQuest Announces New Workers' Compensation Utilization Management Module
ANNAPOLIS, Md., Oct. 16, 2018
ANNAPOLIS, Md., Oct. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- RegQuest™, the nation's premier online regulatory compliance resource focused on health insurance functions including medical management and appeals, today announced the launch of its fourth and newest module: Workers' Compensation Utilization Management, which reviews state workers' compensation utilization management laws and regulations.
The module offers subscribers regularly updated regulatory information broken down by state, and states are classified into four categories: Monopolistic, Not Regulated, Regulated – No License, and Regulated – License or State Contract Required.
The information focuses on several key components related to each states' unique statutes and regulations, including: scope and applicability, regulatory contact information, licensure/certification requirements, program requirements, reviewer qualifications, and reviews and appeals. In addition to providing substantive information, each cited statute and regulation is hyperlinked for easy access to the applicable code and/or law.
As with other RegQuest modules, all research is updated on a regular basis and vetted by a team of legal and regulatory experts, and subscribers are notified via email when updates are made.
"In this highly complex industry, it is important to ensure compliance with state regulations and laws," said Jessica Grillo, JD, Executive Director, RegQuest. Ms. Grillo added, "RegQuest's Workers' Compensation Utilization Management module is an essential tool in remaining apprised of developments in this ever-changing landscape."
RegQuest not only provides key regulatory and industry trends, but also works with key stakeholders, including The Kennedy Forum and Schooner Strategies, LLC, to develop new model regulations and policies that promote value, transparency and accountability in health care.
To learn more about the new Workers' Compensation Utilization Management module, visit: https://www.regquest.com/modules/wc/.
RegQuest, an online, subscription-based tracking and reporting service, details many of the business, legal and regulatory forces directly impacting health insurance companies, medical management organizations, third party administrators and other key players in the health insurance industry. RegQuest is an essential current awareness tool for employers and health plans, making compliance easier and more efficient by offering accurate information in a user-friendly format via its 50 state regulatory surveys, quick reference summary tables, and subscriber alerts. RegQuest is well on its way to complete the "DNA sequencing" of all medical management regulations. For more information or to subscribe, please visit http://www.RegQuest.com.