Monthly Archives: August 2017

In industry news:

IAIABC NextGen, in its inaugural year, recognizes 11 individuals under the age of 40 who are making their mark on the industry.

In regulatory news:

About a year after the CDC’s controversial opioid guidelines went into effect amid protests from a number of pain specialists, they have come under renewed scrutiny for having an allegedly unscientific basis.

In medical news:

NPR recently highlighted Maine’s efforts at reducing opioid prescriptions and dependence by focusing on functionality.

In industry news:

NCCI has released the first of a five-part series on its website examining the issues surrounding the growing impact of legalizing marijuana on workers’ compensation stakeholders.