BURBANK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Michael Gavin, president of PRIUM and author of the thought-provoking Evidence-Based blog, will join other thought leaders in the workers’ compensation sphere for “Blogging with the Stars” at WorkCompCentral’s 5th Annual Comp Laude™ Awards and Gala. The educational conference and awards event will be held November 4 and 5 in Burbank, California.
Joining Gavin for this animated session will be Joseph Paduda, principal of Health Strategy Associates and author of ManagedCareMatters.com, Safety National’s Mark Walls, founder of the Work Comp Analysis Group on LinkedIn, Robert Wilson of WorkersCompensation.com’s Bob’s Cluttered Desk, and Robert Rassp, a California applicants attorney and author of The Rassp Report law blog. Panelists will discuss an array of issues facing the industry. Blogging with the Stars is scheduled for 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5.
Created five years ago by the late David DePaolo, Comp Laude showcases positive aspects of the workers’ compensation industry. Over the years, the event has expanded from an evening awards program to two days of educational sessions, exhibits and an awards gala. The 2016 Comp Laude Awards and Gala will be held at the Burbank Airport Marriott Hotel in Burbank, California on November 4 and 5.
An Ameritox solutions provider, PRIUM sets the industry standard for workers' compensation medical interventions through a collaborative physician engagement process encompassing evidence-based medicine, clinical oversight, and jurisdictional guidelines to ensure optimal financial and clinical outcomes. PRIUM’s ability to secure higher agreement rates with physicians to modify treatment plans and ensure compliance is unmatched. The hallmark of the medical intervention company's success is to eliminate unnecessary treatment through a comprehensive approach that includes complex medical interventions, utilization reviews, and independent medical exams. Based in Duluth, Ga., PRIUM can be reached at www.prium.com or 888-588-4964.