State Farm Lawsuit Accuses N.J. Medical Providers of $2.6M Fraud Scheme

Insurer State Farm is fighting what it says is a fraudulent medical scheme that has been exploiting New Jersey’s personal injury protection (PIP) benefits law since 2014. The insurer is seeking to recover $2.6 million in what it claims are fraudulent auto injury claims and a declaratory judgment that it need not pay any further … Read more

What to Look for in Small Business Loan Providers for Franchisees

In this article: The benefits of franchising Starting any small business can be a stressful process. And it makes sense why! According to the Chamber of Commerce, only 50% of small businesses are still successful after their fifth year of operations. Minimizing that risk of failure becomes a top priority for many business owners, which … Read more

Falvey liability package for logistic service providers, transport operators

Falvey Insurance Group has introduced a comprehensive liability coverage package policy for logistic service providers and transport operators. Primary package limits are available on a $1 million per occurrence/$2 million aggregate basis, according to a Falvey spokesman. Focused on common carriers, freight forwarders, transport intermediaries, and third-party logistics service providers, coverage includes cargo legal liability; … Read more

IBBI discussion paper proposes increasing fees on service providers

The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) has released a paper that proposes increasing the fee on service providers it appoints, seeking a buttress its finances as statutory independent body. The IBBI is short of about Rs 21 crore to be self-sufficient and must shift from relying on … Read more

Long COVID leaves health care providers vulnerable to liability risks

Long COVID, with its varying and unpredictable symptoms and no known cure, leaves health care providers vulnerable to liability risks stemming from misdiagnoses, medical malpractice insurer The Doctors Co. said in a report released Tuesday. With little information available, health care providers “are facing an uphill battle when it comes to providing adequate care to … Read more

SEC seeks data from index providers over role in investment decisions

(Reuters) — The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday requested information on the activities of financial information providers amid growing concerns over their influence on investment decisions, despite not being fully regulated.   Critics have expressed concerns that information providers, particularly index companies such as S&P Global, MSCI and FTSE Russell, which assist in trillions of dollars … Read more

House passes bill to expand treatment providers for federal workers

The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday passed a bipartisan bill that would expand health care provider options for injured federal workers. The House voted 325-83 to send H.R. 6087 to the Senate. The bill would expand the roles of nurse practitioners and physician assistants treating workers covered by the Federal Employees’ Compensation Act. Currently, FECA … Read more

IntelliCentrics Seeks Strategic Alliance With Taiwanese Health Insurance Providers to Serve Millions of Taiwanese Patients Ensuring They Have Remote Access to Trusted, High Quality Healthcare.

Article content IntelliCentrics tech platform is uniquely positioned to transform how care is delivered, received and paid for through the company’s network of stakeholders across 10,000 locations of care including North America, Taiwan and the United Kingdom on a single technology platform. DALLAS — IntelliCentrics (6819.HK) connects trusted stakeholders across the continuum of care by … Read more