Optimize return-to-work

Does your company have an effective return-to-work program that returns injured employees to some type of work as soon as medically possible? Even if the injured workers are impaired, temporary or modified duties can be assigned that take the impairments into consideration. The initial result is employees recover more quickly and a significant reduction in…

The Importance of Knowing your Clients’​ Business Philosophy & Risk Appetite and Why

Knowledge is power: The more knowledge you have doesn’t mean you will make better decisions. It means you have more information to decide the logical and ethical grounds on which you want to base your decisions. Knowledge of your clients’ business, core values, risk appetite and claims philosophy provide the framework of filter if you will…

Tired of attending claim reviews with cookie cutter action plans?

Tired of attending claim reviews with cookie cutter action plans? Action Claims Administrators, all of our #action plans are vetted and specific to the individual needs of each claim. After all, claims are more than claim numbers, they are your injured workers, someone’s spouse, father, mother, sister, or brother. They deserve more than cookie cutter service.…

The Ultimate Workers’ Compensation Benefits Guide for Americans

  What is Workers Compensation Workers’ compensation, also referred to as workers comp, is a type of insurance that employers provide to employees. This form of insurance offers employees that were injured on-the-job wage replacement and medical benefits. However, this occurs in exchange for compulsory relinquishment of their right to sue their employer for negligence.…

What is a Third-Party Administrator (TPA)?

A third-party administrator is a company that provides operational services such as claims processing and management under contract to another company. Insurance companies and self-insured companies often outsource their claims processing to third parties. Thus, such companies are often called third-party claims administrators. The use of third-party administrators is now common in many businesses, and…

Cutting-Edge Claims Administration

Action Claims Administrators is the Third Party Administrator (TPA) division of Action Claim Service (ACS). Given the success of ACS, a spinoff into the TPA side of things was a natural progression. ACS was launched by Michael Mann in 2004 after an excellent career as a large loss adjuster for a nationwide independent firm. The…

Where to begin when choosing or switching to a new TPA…

Whether you are just starting your self-insured claims program or have decided it is time for a switch to a new third party administrator (TPA), the selection of the new TPA is one of the most important decisions you can make in the administration of your self-insured program. Employers switching TPAs often ask questions of…