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July 2016 Blog

  • WCC May Change its Medical Services Provider Manual

    The South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Commission received a draft of the 2016 Medical Services Provider Manual (MSPM) at its July 18, 2016 business meeting. The proposed changes to the MSPM will be placed on the agenda for the WCC’s August 15, 2016 business meeting. The effective date of the new Fee Schedule would be September…

    Posted 7/22/2016
  • Changes to Informal Conference Settlements

    The South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Commission has just announced a change to the procedures for settlements at Informal Conferences.  From this point forward, if the claims mediator and the parties are able to come to a settlement agreement at the informal conference, the claims mediator will make a recommendation for the Form 16/16A settlement to…

    Posted 7/8/2016