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  • THE CLAIMANT JOURNEY WITH NORTHWOOD

    THE CLAIMANT JOURNEY WITH NORTHWOOD

    The insurance industry is full of complexities, especially when it comes to the administration of automobile no-fault and workers’ compensation claims. As a claimant, navigating through a claim can be incredibly challenging due to the fact that the average claimant is not immersed in the industry and has more than likely just experienced a somewhat traumatic event

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  • Northwood: Helping to Improve Your Claimant Engagement

    Northwood: Helping to Improve Your Claimant Engagement

    The administration of claims can be incredibly complex, particularly if the claimant involved suffered catastrophic injuries. Adjusters and examiners are often on the front lines of the claim, tasked with many duties including claimant indemnification. Whether a claim falls under workers’ compensation or automobile no-fault coverage, it’s important for an insurance company to also focus

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  • IMPACT OF PROVIDER NETWORKS WITH DISCOUNTED RATES

    IMPACT OF PROVIDER NETWORKS WITH DISCOUNTED RATES

    Within the field of claims administration, there are many avenues that insurance companies may choose to take to assist in holding down costs and in lessening the administrative burdens placed on adjusters and examiners. One such avenue that brings a multitude of benefits to an insurance company is to partner with a third-party administrator (TPA) on each claim, whether auto no-fault

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  • Benefits of a Pre-Authorization Process

    Benefits of a Pre-Authorization Process

    The proper and efficient administration of workers’ compensation and automobile no-fault claims is vital to an insurance company’s continued success. As every adjuster and examiner knows, the first duty is to restore the claimant to his or her previous state after he or she experiences an injury due to a claim. Another responsibility of adjusters

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  • HOW THE HEALTHCARE COMMON PROCEDURE CODING SYSTEM CAN COST YOU MONEY

    HOW THE HEALTHCARE COMMON PROCEDURE CODING SYSTEM CAN COST YOU MONEY

    As all adjusters and examiners working within an insurance company know, both automobile no-fault claims and workers’ compensation claims come with inherent complexities and intricacies. Besides being responsible for indemnifying each and every claimant, adjusters and examiners are also responsible for holding down the cost of each claim administered. Controlling claims costs and preventing overpayments and unnecessary

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