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May 01, 2020
Bob Peterson
Executive perspectives: Global trends and issues impacting risk management

It’s an understatement to say that a lot has changed in a very short time. It’s a very different world than when we started planning for a RIMS conference session on global trends and issues impacting risk management only a few short months ago. Ever…

May 01, 2020 by Bob Peterson, president
January 16, 2020
Kathy Tazic
managing director client services
Conversation threads for 2020

Sedgwick’s industry experts and thought leaders are committed to keeping our clients informed on emerging trends and industry news. We’re excited to introduce our list of “Conversation threads for 2020,” which highlights the topics and trends that em…

January 16, 2020 by Kathy Tazic, managing director client services
August 31, 2018
Dr. Reema Hammoud
Director Clinical Pharmacy
Prescribing trends to watch: Psychotropics

Jailhouse heroin, Suzie Qs, Squirrel, Quell, Baby heroin, Maq-Ball (marijuana + quetiapine) or Q-ball (cocaine + quetiapine) – these are all street names for a prescription drug called quetiapine. Quetiapine is an antipsychotic medication that antago…

August 31, 2018 by Dr. Reema Hammoud, Director Clinical Pharmacy
July 26, 2015
Scott Rogers
Chief client officer
Big data: Analytics and trends

I think by now most would agree that “big data” is more of a catch phrase that encapsulates all things data, including interconnectivity of data repositories, trend analysis, benchmarking, predictive analytics and claim level interventions. Big dat…

July 26, 2015 by Scott Rogers, Chief client officer
March 16, 2015
Dave North
executive chairman
American Bar Association Midwinter Conference keynote preview

I spoke with Robert Wilson at last month about the upcoming ABA Midwinter Conference where I will deliver the keynote address. Bob asked me what I thought would be important future trends for the workers' compensation industry…

March 16, 2015 by Dave North, executive chairman
December 19, 2013
Dave North
executive chairman
Recap: 13 for 2013 Emerging Issues for Employers

In early 2013, Sedgwick advised clients of the top trends expected to impact employers this year from the Affordable Care Act: a change in the healthcare delivery model – to economic and market forces: how they will drive employer actions. Looking…

December 19, 2013 by Dave North, executive chairman
July 16, 2013
Keith Higdon, SVP Decision Support Services
Ten steps to effectively use Big Data

Big Data is a new catch phrase, not a new concept. It's about making sure you're utilizing all of the information you have available in order to make meaningful decisions about your business, your program…whatever you're driving toward, and …

July 16, 2013 by Keith Higdon, SVP Decision Support Services
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