Navigation Links
Medical Mutual of Ohio, CareWorks Build a Healthier Workforce
Date:5/9/2008

CLEVELAND, May 9 /PRNewswire/ -- CareWorks USA and Medical Mutual of Ohio are joining forces to offer a comprehensive package of wellness programs and absence management solutions to get injured workers back on the job more quickly.

Under the agreement, CareWorks USA will provide workers' compensation, disability, Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and speedy absence management services. Medical Mutual will provide claims administration and high-quality comprehensive health and wellness programs.

In addition to providing employers with meaningful cost-savings, the partnership will help them address the challenging national compliance requirements and help injured workers recover and get back to work faster without the dread and confusion of navigating bureaucratic "red tape."

Improving the overall health and productivity of workers is the positive impact of the new integrated package of disability management, wellness programs and leave administration services, which will focus on managing the impact of lost productivity in the workplace due to employee absences.

"In today's tough economy, employers need a comprehensive approach to manage each illness or injury-related absence to control their costs," said William W. Pfeiffer, Chairman and CEO of The CareWorks Family of Companies. "An integrated approach to absence management can help achieve treatment, successful return to work and long-term wellness. Employers are recognizing the value of people or human capital and the need for solutions focused on the health and productivity of their employee," said Pfeiffer.

"We are delivering a complete package of services to help employers effectively manage every workplace absence focusing on getting the injured worker back on the job," said Perry Braun, vice president of Sales for Medical Mutual. "We continue to look for approaches that serve the employers, the employees and the provider community so that we all can contribute to improve the health and productivity of the workforce."

About CareWorks USA

CareWorks USA is a premier provider of medical case management. Effective nurse case management helps establish appropriate medical treatment plans for allowed claim conditions, facilitating optimal case outcomes. There is a strong positive correlation between early field case management and early return to work. CareWorks USA is a member of the Ohio-based CareWorks Family of Companies, which provides medical management and return to work solutions to more than 160,000 employers.

About Medical Mutual of Ohio:

Founded in 1934, Medical Mutual of Ohio is the oldest and largest health insurance company based in Ohio. The company serves its customers through high-quality, affordable group and personal health insurance plans, and third-party administrative services to self-insured group customers. For more information, visit the company's award-winning Web site at http://www.MedMutual.com .


'/>"/>
SOURCE Medical Mutual of Ohio
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. MSU engineering team designs innovative medical device
2. ATS Medical to Present at the 2007 Thomas Weisel Partners Healthcare Conference
3. Providence St. Joseph Medical Center, Caregivers Reach Agreement on a Union Contract
4. Owner and Operator of Florida Durable Medical Equipment Company Convicted of Medicare Fraud
5. Father and Daughter From Tanzania Receive Their First Medical Examination in Newport Beach
6. Doctors and medical ethicist discuss whether doctors should participate in capital punishment
7. Preparation for Natural Disasters Critical for People With Diabetes, Chronic Medical Conditions
8. Doctors and Medical Ethicist Discuss Whether Doctors Should Participate in Capital Punishment
9. Symmetry Medical Completes Acquisition Of Specialty Surgical Instruments
10. Milestone Scientific Announces Successful Completion of its Collaboration Agreement With Carticept Medical
11. FDA Seeks to Regulate Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Products Such as Vegetable Juice Could Be Restricted for Medical Use
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... Delta Dental of California and ... pancreatic cancer. , Gary D. Radine, who recently retired as president and CEO of ... Society’s 2015 CEO of the Year , helped lead the effort to raise ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... Eating disorders and post-traumatic stress ... women and men with eating disorders report a history of trauma, research suggests ... of an eating disorder. , At the 2016 iaedp Symposium, the workshop, ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... GrassrootsHealth published data from ... type 2 diabetes in the GrassrootsHealth cohort with substantially higher vitamin D levels ... in public health,” states Carole Baggerly, Director of GrassrootsHealth, “the safety and ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... Joshua ... on how healthcare companies can use newly released government data on populations and ... population and intervene and capture the value they create to succeed in new ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... According to research ... U.S. require dental technicians to be certified or obtain continuing education. To increase ... the “What’s In Your Mouth?” campaign to inform dentists and patients about the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/8/2016)... and FAIRFIELD, N.J. , ... and Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Medimetriks) today announced that they ... development and commercialization rights for OPA-15406 in the U.S. ... also provides manufacturing rights.  OPA-15406 is a topical, non-steroidal ... atopic dermatitis. --> --> ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... -- --> --> ... Market by Product (Radiofrequency, Ultrasound, Irreversible Electroporation, Cryotherapy, Microwave) ... Gynecology) - Global Forecasts to 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, ... period of 2015 to 2020. The market is expected ... 10.5% from 2015 to 2020. Browse 73 ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... , Feb. 8, 2016 In a historic vote among its ... to construct a medical cannabis cultivation facility and dispensary on tribal land ... New York as a provider for patients in the state,s ... as a provider for patients in the state,s Medical Cannabis ... (34) to approve the project and pursue designation from the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: