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August 3, 2011  

Adjustments to the pathology and clinical laboratory section of the Official Medical Fee Schedule to conform to the changes in the Medicare payment system are posted on the DWC Web site

The Division of Workers' Compensation (DWC) has posted an adjustment to the pathology and clinical laboratory section of the Official Medical Fee Schedule (OMFS) to conform to changes in the Medicare payment system, as required by Labor Code section 5307.1. The update includes all changes identified in joint signature memorandum 11259 dated March 30, 2011. The order is effective for services on or after Aug. 1, 2011.

The order adopting the adjustments can be found at http://www.dir.ca.gov/dwc/OMFS9904.htm#2.

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