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DWC newslines were created in 1992 to provide up-to-date information about the Division of Workers’ Compensation to subscribers. Newslines are archived by year. Please note that information may be outdated and some of the hyperlinks no longer work.

April 2014
April 17, 2014 DWC Posts Adjustment to Official Medical Fee Schedule (Pathology and Clinical Laboratory Section)
April 14, 2014 DWC Posts Adjustments to Official Medical Fee Schedule (Physician Services / Non-Physician Practitioner Services)
April 11, 2014 DWC Posts Proposed “Guideline for the Use of Opioids to Treat Work-Related Injuries” to Online Forum for Public Comment
April 11, 2014 DWC Issues 15-Day Notice of Modification to Proposed Hospital Outpatient Departments and Ambulatory Surgical Centers (HOPD/ASC) Fee Schedule Regulations
April 10, 2014 DWC Announces Changes to Panel QME Request Process to Comply with Navarro v. City of Montebello
April 4, 2014 DWC Posts Adjustments to Official Medical Fee Schedule (DMEPOS and Physician Services/Non-Physician Practitioner Services)
March 2014
March 18, 2014 DWC Posts Proposed Changes to Regulations Reflecting Transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10 to Online Forum for Public Comment
March 10, 2014 DWC Issues Second 15-Day Notice for Modifications to Proposed Medical Provider Networks Regulations
March 3, 2014 DWC Posts Adjustment of Official Medical Fee Schedule (OMFS) Inpatient Hospital Section to Conform to Medicare Changes
February 2014
Feb. 27, 2014 Office of Administrative Law has Approved DWC’s Final Version of the Predesignation of Personal Physicians and Reporting Duties of the Primary Treating Physician Rulemaking
Feb. 26, 2014 DWC Reminds Parties to Include Required Documents when Filing IMR and IBR Applications, Will Cease to Issue Reminder Letters
Feb. 24, 2014 DWC Announces Appointments to Workers' Compensation Ethics Advisory Committee
Feb. 20, 2014 DWC Posts Adjustments to Physician Services and Non-Physician Practitioner Services Section of Official Medical Fee Schedule
Feb. 18, 2014 DWC Posts Non-substantive Changes to the Supplemental Job Displacement Benefit Voucher Forms
Feb. 14, 2014 DWC Posts Proposed Copy Service Fee Schedule Regulations to Online Forum for Public Comment
Feb. 14, 2014 Update on DWC Santa Barbara Satellite Office Conference Scheduling
Feb. 13, 2014 The Office of Administrative Law Has Approved DWC’s Final Versions of the Independent Medical Review and Independent Bill Review Regulations
Feb. 7, 2014 DWC Issues Notice of Public Hearing on March 11 to Revise the OMFS Hospital Outpatient Departments and Ambulatory Surgical Centers Fee Schedule

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