Dr. Bonnie Virag, PT, DPT, ATC to provide webinar on treating novice and competitive swimmers

We’re pleased to have Dr. Bonnie Virag, PT and expert swimmer, give our webinar on May 15, 2019! Dr. Bonnie Virag is currently a dual credentialed Doctor of Physical Therapy and Certified Athletic Trainer, practicing full time in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She has her own history as a competitive swimmer and is on a mission to … Read more

The Benefits of Having a Good Private Practice PT

In winter, Maine farmers sow relief for the aches and pains that grow all year: How a new generation of farmers takes care of themselves, with yoga, physical therapy and common sense. Simons & Associates client, Ken Simons, PT, DPT, MS, OCS, was quoted throughout this fantastic article in the Portland Press Herald on Jan. … Read more

Are Provider Payment Cuts Funding Top Insurance Execs’ Salaries?

The next time United Healthcare, Aetna, WellPoint (Anthem BC/BS), Humana or Cigna arbitrarily deny your claims or inform you they are going to unilaterally cut your reimbursement, think about where that money is going. . . . A Connecticut Health I-Team article reports salary and compensation for the 5 highest paid execs at these companies in 2012 ranged … Read more

Consumer Victory Against CIGNA – $77 Million Set Aside to Pay Mishandled Disability Claims

 Breaking News May 23, 2013 CIGNA mishandles long-term disability claims – has to set aside $77 million in settlement with 5 states (ME, CT, MA, PA and CA) to pay additional benefits and current claims in addition to fines.  The problems involved three CIGNA entities:  Life Insurance Company of North America, Connecticut General Life Insurance … Read more