Medical costs continue to soar as a cost in Workers’ Compensation insurance costs nationally. Despite the nations economic downturn a recent report issued by the National Academy of Social Insurance (NASI) reveals that medical spending increased 3.3%.
The costs of the workers’ compensation medical care nationally now represents 49% ($27.2 Billion) of the benefit package. Cash benefits grew a modest .8% over last year.
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