CapTech and WorkComp Strategies worked onsite the week of June 4th. Track 12 is in it’s second week of a four week development phase in which programming code is being written for user stories. A mid-track review of Track 12 was completed and the external home page and navigation redesigns, judge’s decisions details and add/edit pages, employer seven-day letter compliance email, entry of appearance via mobile phone, call to action (CTA) administrative page and adding additional fields for self-insurance and employer pages.
WorkComp Strategies and CapTech returned to Kansas on June 19th for Track 13 hand-off requirements. Track 13 includes external and internal roles and permissions (paid loss, self-insurance, records request, scanning and indexing, payment); external group member permissions (law firm, employer, insurer, claim administration, medical provider, state agency); mobile development (my form history, related cases, subpoena, assessments, case history, entry of appearance).
Registration to attend the Free OSCAR account enrollment and training session at the Overland Park Convention Center on September 26 was quickly filled. We will continue to accept a limited number of registrations for standby attendance should anyone cancel.
The OSCAR team is in the process of establishing future training dates and times specific by occupation. Training will be held in different locations throughout the state.
OSCAR will be used to complete everyday functions as accessing and viewing forms, submitting applications, filing motions, petitions and appeals, uploading such exhibits and transcripts, voting on common dates and times for hearings using the calendar functions, extracting documents and more.
Employers, carrier representative s and third-party administrators will use various functions including viewing case information and dates for hearings, submitting records request, submitting insurance elections, reporting paid-losses and processing assessment payments and interacting with the staff working in the Ombudsman/Claims Advisory Section, Fraud and Abuse Section, Coverage and Compliance Section and more.
LORAX project is concentrating on quality assurance. Business Technology Career Opportunities, Inc (BTCO) will pick up dockets to be scanned in late July or early August.
The OSCAR Communications Team will continue to provide monthly updates of the status of the project and details regarding the new system. We welcome any questions or input, which can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.