RD182 - Musculoskeletal Program Report - June 30, 2014

Executive Summary:

The Department of Human Resource Management was instructed to evaluate strategies for treatments associated with musculoskeletal (MSK) disorders, an area identified in recent studies as having potential for savings and improved healthcare outcomes. Language for the study was included in Chapter 1, 2014 Special Session I, Acts of Assembly, Item 83.G:

“By June 30 the Department shall evaluate new strategies for treatments associated with muscular-skeletal disorders, and implement such strategies where cost savings reasonably appear indicated."