Hurricane Dorian Preparedness

Orchid is actively monitoring the continued path of Hurricane Dorian and is taking actions to prepare for the storm making landfall this weekend. Hurricane Dorian is predicted to significantly impact Florida and the southeastern coastline. Our priorities are the safety …

An Arm and a Leg: Pricing a Prosthesis

By: Dale Berry, CP, FAAOP, LP, Orchid Medical

According to The National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI), the costliest lost-time workers’ compensation claims by injury are for those resulting from amputation. These injuries averaged over $95,000 per workers’ compensation claim …

Bone Stimulation Helps Injured Workers Heal

In workers’ compensation, one of the most misunderstood devices within durable medical equipment (DME) is the bone growth stimulator. A physician may prescribe a treatment called bone growth therapy, commonly known as bone growth stimulation for injured workers who experience …