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News Listening Date Scheduled to Gather Information on Workers' Compensation Medical Rates

3/26/2018
  • Department of Industrial Accidents

BOSTONTo All Interested Parties:

The Executive Office of Health and Human Services and the Department of Industrial Accidents will hold a listening session to hear comments from the public regarding rates of payment for workers’ compensation claims pursuant to M.G.L. c. 152, §13(1), and related regulations. This listening session is being held to gather information from interested parties to help inform the Executive Office of Health and Human Services in its determination of rates of payment for workers’ compensation claims in accordance with M.G.L. c. 118E, §13D. The agencies are seeking information from medical providers, insurers, claimants, and other interested stakeholders regarding the workers’ compensation rates and how they affect workers’ compensation coverage, consumer access, and quality of care. Additionally, the agencies will provide general information regarding the rate review and regulatory promulgation process.

 

The listening session will take place in the conference room #3 at 1 Ashburton Place, 21st floor, Boston, MA, on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Department of Industrial Accidents 

The Department of Industrial Accidents (DIA) oversees the Massachusetts workers’ compensation system.
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