Investigative Report Raises Social Insurance Issues

6 Pages Posted: 23 Mar 2021

Date Written: February 14, 2021


The tension between public pension systems and workers' compensation programs was highlighted in a recent investigative report by the NJ State Comptroller. The report raises additional critical issues common to other state and national collateral social insurance programs challenged by current fiscal limitations.

Keywords: Public Employee Pensions, Workers' Compensation, Lump-Sum Settlements, Medical Monitoring, Transparency, Offset, Reimbursement, CMS, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, MSP, Medicare Secondary Payment Act, Cost Shifting

JEL Classification: K31, I13

Suggested Citation

Gelman, Jon L., Investigative Report Raises Social Insurance Issues (February 14, 2021). Available at SSRN: or

Jon L. Gelman (Contact Author)

Jon L Gelman LLC ( email )

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Wayne, NJ New Jersey 07470-2805
United States
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