Workers’ Compensation Resources for Claims Administrators
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Insurers may request reimbursement from the Special Disability Fund for claims with dates of accident before 7/1/2007 where the claimant was classified as permanently partially disabled (WCL §15(8)) or where the insurer is liable for paying concurrent employment benefits (WCL §14(6)).
In 2020, a law was implemented expanding the types of providers that can be authorized to treat injured workers in New York State. As of January 1, 2020, licensed clinical social workers, nurse practitioners and acupuncturists, as well as physician assistants, occupational therapists and physical therapists may apply to become Board-authorized providers.
Learn about reporting requirements for insurers who have contracted with a preferred provider organization (PPO) for the treatment of workers’ compensation injuries and illnesses.