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Provider Pulse
March 12, 2019

Pinnacol launches physical therapy and chiropractic utilization review program

By Tom Denberg, M.D., Senior Medical Director Based on the Department of Workers’ Compensation (DOWC) Medical Treatment Guidelines and...
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Provider Pulse
March 08, 2019

Care coordination team ready at a moment’s notice

When a serious accident occurs, the outcome could be life threatening or result in permanent disability. Recognizing the immediate...
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Provider Pulse
March 01, 2019

Pinnacol’s Provider Portal serves up user-friendly digital experience 

Pinnacol launched its online provider portal less than a year ago and recently rolled out enhancements requested by clinic...
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Provider Pulse
December 12, 2018

Demystifying the return to work process

New provider resources enable safe, swift return to work by supporting awareness and communication Research proves employees who do...
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Provider Pulse
December 12, 2018

Meet the new associate medical director of Colorado’s DOWC

We’re pleased to profile X.J. Ethan “Mojo” Moses, M.D., MPH, the new associate medical director of the Colorado Division...
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Provider Pulse
December 12, 2018

Important 2019 DOWC rule changes affecting providers

The Colorado Division of Workers’ Compensation (DOWC) recently finalized rule changes that affect workers’ compensation billing, effective Jan. 1,...
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Provider Pulse
October 19, 2018

Billing Tips to Speed Up Provider Payments

Bill the correct treating provider The Colorado Division of Workers’ Compensation (DOWC) does not recognize “incident-to criteria” for advanced...
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Provider Pulse
September 25, 2018

Healing our healers: Part two

As part of a two-part series, Pinnacol Assurance recently published the article Healing our healers: Part one , examining...
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Provider Pulse
September 25, 2018

DOWC and the utilization of Medical Treatment Guidelines

In a recent conversation with Dan Sung, Manager of the Medical Policy Unit at the Colorado Division of Workers’...
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Provider Pulse
September 07, 2018

Presentations from Pinnacol’s billing and administration training now available for download

Have you ever wished you had a few tips for successfully billing treatment to Pinnacol Assurance? Or needed an...
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