blackburn group inc.

September 2014

#Our e-newsletter for Enterprise Risk Management, Claim Settlement and Healthcare Solutions.


Enterprise Risk Management (ERM)

Concerned about budgeting and funding your 2015 programs and initiatives? With a network of 45+ Senior Advisors and 30+ Partner Firms, Hanover Stone Partners (HSP) delivers the complete spectrum of risk management consulting and services. HSP has developed two documents to help risk managers and financial executives streamline their budgets for the next fiscal year. For free copies of the risk management budgeting documents, click here >>

Claim Settlement, Medicare, and Medicare Set Asides

On Friday, August 22nd the U. S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) published in the Federal Register the Final Rule moving hydrocodone combination products (HCPs) from Schedule III to the more-restrictive Schedule II, as recommended by the Assistant Secretary for Health of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and as supported by the DEA’s own evaluation of relevant data. For a summary and links to the HCP Final Rule, click here >>


A recent article in the Wall Street Journal highlighted 10 “easy” steps to fight insurance bills. With insurers and third party adjusters (TPAs) understaffed or unequipped to battle with providers over questionable charges, they just pay the bill. Learn more about 10 steps to challenge the providers by clicking here >>

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