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All claimants treated like the injured “quarterback,” the most valued person on the team
Each worker has their own Nurse Case Manager to help them through the workers’ comp system.
Employees are educated on their rights and responsibilities, including: care access, provider choice, consequences of going out of network, obtaining 2nd opinions, and opting out.
Specialist appointments for urgent needs in 24 hours, non-urgent 5 business days
Arrangements made for testing within 24 to 48 hours (X-ray, MRI, etc.)
No delays in treatment (PT, OT, etc.)
No waiting for approvals
Access to providers that are experts at treating occupational injuries.
Injured Worker Rights
Worker’s do have a CHOICE of network providers, but are required to seek care within network for care outside the network is considered “unauthorized” care and the employer is not responsible for medical bills
Injured workers may opt-out for of the WC PPO for any reason after 30 days of in network treatment. (Over 20 year history opt out rate less than 2.0%)