Category Archives: Bulletin

In industry news:

One Call recently announced Pain Pathway, a new injury-focused approach to pain management that leads to better patient outcomes.

In national news:

According to a new Brookings Institution report, roughly 36 million Americans hold jobs with “high exposure” to automation.

In neighboring news:

Texas Mutual Insurance Company issued a petition to rescind, in part, Commissioner’s Order No. 2016-4795 regarding NCCI classification code 0923.

In safety news:

OSHA is reminding employers to take necessary precautions to protect workers from the serious and potentially fatal effects of carbon monoxide exposure.

In industry news:

Companies that improve their “culture of health” realize some important benefits, including reductions in employee health risk factors, medical visits, prescription drug use, and healthcare costs, reports a study in the February 2019 issue of Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.

In medical news:

A University of Washington research team created a model designed to predict the likelihood of a patient to develop chronic pain after a traumatic injury.