To mitigate the impact of violent crime in Alaska by providing financial compensation to eligible crime victims and their families.
- Award losses compensable under Alaskan law to victims, families of victims, and others impacted by violent crime in Alaska.
|Mission Results||Core Services|
|A: Result - Maximize available funding for crime victim compensation|
Target #2: Negotiate settlements on 100% of all medical bills in excess of $2,500.00.
Percent of Medical Bills Negotiated
Analysis of results and challenges: In FY2018, there were 30 attempted negotiations, 28 agreed; one provider did not agree to the proposed settlement, and one provider did not respond at all. A 93% success rate was achieved, which remains consistent with previous years.
The Violent Crimes Compensation Board continues to achieve a consistently high success rate in negotiating with medical providers.
|A1: Core Service - Award losses compensable under Alaskan law to victims, families of victims, and others impacted by violent crime in Alaska.|
Target #1: Make a determination on eligibility within 90 days of receipt of a claim for compensation
Average Number of Days to Resolution
Analysis of results and challenges: The length of time taken for a claim to be processed and be taken to the Board for approval or denial has decreased over the past 6 years to achieve the target time.
Current as of November 20, 2018