Newsline No. 14-06
March 28, 2006

Adjustments to the official medical fee schedule (OMFS) to conform to changes in the Medicare payment system are posted on the DWC Web site

The Division of Workers' Compensation has posted an adjustment to the durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies (DMEPOS) section and the pathology and clinical laboratory section of the OMFS to conform to changes in the Medicare payment system, as required by Labor Code section 5307.1. The effective date of the changes will be Apr. 15, 2006. The orders adopting the adjustments can be found at http://www.dir.ca.gov/DWC/OMFS9904.htm.

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