The Rise of Specialty Drugs in Workers' Compensation

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Twenty years ago there were only ten specialty drugs on the market and they were rarely seen in workers’ compensation. Today there are over 300 and drugs such as anticoagulants and antivirals are making their way into claims. There is a great deal of confusion surrounding specialty drugs. What are they? Why are they so expensive? And will they really affect work comp? One thing is for sure: with a hefty price tag and their potential impact to a claim, they cannot be ignored. This webcast will provide valuable tips for managing specialty drugs in work comp claims.