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We believe in information security

Posted by Jim Mortensen on May 26, 2017

It seems like not a day goes by without hearing about another cyberbreach or release of protected information. From hospitals to retailers to banks to government agencies, there seem to be so many threats to our private information. While R3 isn’t subject to HIPAA from a regulatory perspective, we believe that the trust placed in […]


Posted by Calli Peabody on May 24, 2017

We have all experienced times in our lives where we become sick and need to seek medical attention, right? Well, I am the type of person that tries to come up with every possible solution to not see the doctor. “It’s not that bad,” “I will survive,” “other people are dealing with way worse.” Well, […]

Improve Productivity by Reducing Stigma

Posted by Les Kertay on May 17, 2017

Read R3 Continuum’s chief medical officer, Dr. Les Kertay, column in the May issue of DMEC’s @Work magazine entitled “Improve Productivity by Reducing Stigma” by clicking here. About the Author: Dr. Les Kertay, Ph.D., ABPP, LP, a licensed and board certified clinical psychologist, provides clinical direction and perspective to all areas of R3 Continuum as […]

Telepsychology and FFDs

Posted by Jennifer Kurtz on May 17, 2017

Can you remember the last time you had to get up and walk to the TV to change the channel? Neither can I. But when I made the transition to a remote control and felt that joy of flipping through 100 channels in mere seconds, I’m pretty sure I didn’t need specific training to be […]

Two crisis experts discuss leadership in crisis situations

Posted by Bruce Blythe on May 5, 2017

R3 Continuum’s Chairman and owner, Bruce T. Blythe, was recently interviewed by Jim Satterfield of Firestorm Solutions. Be a fly on the wall as you read through the information-rich conversation between Jim Satterfield and Bruce Blythe. The interview is composed of insights regarding cybersecurity, crisis communication and planning for the unplanned, among others. Continue reading […]


Posted by Jim Mortensen on May 3, 2017

Obviously, there’s quite a buzz in the medical field around telehealth – it is an emerging approach and it seems every day someone is publishing something about its efficacy and debating whether it is as good as a face to face meeting. Our clinical group will be publishing a blog soon on this very topic […]

We Believe in the Value of Independent Reviews

Posted by William D. Hittler on April 28, 2017

The value of an insurance carrier obtaining an independent review of an insured’s medical records is two-fold. As discussed below, such reviews support the carrier’s obligation to decide claims fully and fairly without a minimum of bias. There is also measurable value in the carrier relying upon the professional judgment of board-certified independent reviewers. Under […]

Risk Management and the Importance of Disruptive Event Management

Posted by Erin Gavigan on April 26, 2017

Controlling the probability of disruptive events is a critical responsibility to any organization. Ensuring that business goals and objectives are not deflected by unplanned disruptions can successfully be accomplished through the application of proper safeguards and the effective allocation of resources to mitigate the occurrence of such events. However, as my colleague Jeff Gorter has […]