Amendment of Workers' Compensation Treatment Guidelines for Non-Acute Pain Now Available for Comment


Posted: 07/08/2014


The Board proposes amendment to 12 NYCRR 324.2 to add a Non-Acute Pain volume to the Medical Treatment Guidelines (Guidelines) and update the existing Guidelines to reflect current medical practice and to ensure consistency with the Non-Acute Pain Guidelines.

The Notice of Proposed Rule Making will be published in the June 4, 2014, edition of the State Register.Comments on the proposed rule will be accepted for 45 days. To obtain information about or submit written comments, contact: Heather M. MacMaster, Associate Attorney, Workers' Compensation Board, 328 State Street, Schenectady, New York 12305-2318, telephone: (518) 486-9564, e-mail: regulations@wcb.ny.gov



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