DWC frequently asked questions

These frequently asked questions (FAQs), which are posted throughout the site, have also been compiled here by topic for your convenience.

A wide range of topics for specific groups are covered in:
FAQs on disability accommodation  
FAQs for employees Spanish
FAQs for employers Spanish
FAQs for claims administrators  
Copy Service Fee Schedule:  
FAQs About the Copy Service Fee Schedule  
Notices regarding DWC transcripts and Public Records Act requests  
E-billing and Standardized paper billing:  
FAQs on e-billing  
FAQs on standardized paper billing  
Electronic adjudication management system (EAMS):  
FAQs on electronic adjudication management system  
FAQs on Jet FILE  
Independent Bill Review (IBR):  
FAQs about independent Bill Review  
Independent Medical Review (IMR):  
FAQs about independent Medical Review  
Interpreter certification  
FAQs about interpreter certification  
Lien filing:  
FAQs about lien filing  
Medical issues:FAQs on medical provider networks:  
FAQs on medical treatment utilization schedule  
FAQs on utilization review for claims administrators  
FAQs on utilization review for injured workers  
Permanent Disability Rating Schedule (PDRS):  
FAQs for workers' compensation practitioners' on applying the permanent disability rating schedule
Physician services:  
FAQs for Physician and Non-Physician Practitioner Fee Schedule  
Qualified medical evaluators (QMEs):  
FAQs on QMEs for injured workers  
FAQs on QMEs for insurers  
FAQs on QMEs for physicians  
Supplemental job displacement benefits (SJDB):  
FAQs on supplemental job displacement benefits  
Senate Bill 863:  
FAQs on SB 863  
Workers' compensation information system (WCIS):  
FAQs on medical bill payment  
FAQs on medical bill payment version 2.0  
FAQs on the workers' compensation information system  

August 2017