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Clinically Speaking with Dr. Wig: COVID-19 Testing


2021 is bringing some COVID-19 optimism, with two vaccines currently available and being distributed. As of the end of January, nearly 25 million individuals have been vaccinated and counting. With society making meaningful progress against the virus with vaccines and other therapeutics, testing remains essential. In this latest installment of Clinically Speaking, Evernorth’s Dr. John …

Phil Walls Talks Opioid Alternatives for NWCDC Digital Sessions Series


As the workers’ comp and pharmaceuticals industries continue to make progress in the fight against opioid misuse, it’s important to remain vigilant around new pain treatments that are filling this vacuum. To address this, myMatrixx Chief Clinical Officer, Phil Walls, and the Hartford’s Chief Medical Officer, Adam L. Seidner, recently held a live webinar for …

myMatrixx to Host NWCDC Virtual Session on Alternatives to Opioids


On Wednesday, January 27th, myMatrixx Chief Clinical Officer, Phil Walls, will join the Hartford’s Chief Medical Officer, Adam L. Seidner, in a virtual session for the National Workers’ Compensation and Disability Conference (NWCDC). The event, “What’s a Doctor to Do: Alternatives to Opioids in the Management of Pain,” will focus on the importance of pharmacovigilance …

January 2021 COVID-19 Vaccine Update


According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there have been about 21 million known COVID-19 infections in the U.S. since January 2020. Some studies suggest the actual number could be three to five times higher than that, as many individuals are asymptomatic and unaware of their infection, underlining the need for widespread vaccination …