The Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau of California (WCIRB) has released the California Workers’ Compensation Aggregate Medical Payment Trends report comparing medical payment information from 2016 to 2018. The report also includes an analysis on utilization and cost of opioid prescriptions over time and by region.
The following are key findings of the report:
Read the entire report at the following link:
2018 California Aggregate Medical Payment Trends and One-Year Impact of the Drug Formulary
Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 10:00 – 11:00 AM PT
The WCIRB’s Julia Zhang, Ph.D., Managing Director, Medical Analytics, and Elizabeth Sabiniano, Senior Medical Data Research Analyst, will host a free webinar to discuss the 2018 California Workers’ Compensation Aggregate Medical Payment Trends report as well as the California’s New Drug Formulary – One-Year Checkup research brief.
View the video recording of the webinar>
For those unable to attend the live webinar, a recording will be posted in the Research section of the WCIRB website following the event.
Check out a video with Julia Zhang and Elizabeth Sabiniano announcing the release of the report.