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Stanford Report, January 17, 2001
New firms to handle workers' compensation claims

Effective Jan. 1, Zurich U.S., Risk Enterprise Management (REM) and Professional Risk Management (PRM) have replaced Preferred Works for handling workers' compensation claims at the university, Stanford Hospital & Clinics, Stanford Health Services and USHC (UCSF-Stanford Health Care).

For questions regarding a work-related injury, employees should call the following administrators, according to date of injury:

For university employees: If an injury occurred before or on Oct. 31, 1998, or on or after Sept. 1, 2000, contact Rina Yan at (415) 955-9240 or Weston Riffle at (415) 955-9254 at Zurich U.S. If an injury occurred between Nov. 1, 1998, and Aug. 31, 2000, contact Jeremy Vigar at (714) 579-2816 or Pene Dey at (714) 579-2836 at REM.

For Stanford Health Services, USHC and Stanford Hospital & Clinics employees: If an injury occurred before or on Oct. 31, 1997, contact Rina Yan at (415) 955-9240 or Weston Riffle at (415) 955-9254 at Zurich U.S. If an injury occurred on or after Nov. 1, 1997, contact Jett Bragat at (510) 874-5235 at PRM.

For more information, visit Risk Management's website at http://www.stanford.edu/dept/Risk-Management/ .