DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
Division of Industrial Affairs
Office of Workers’ Compensation
1341 Workers’ Compensation Regulations
The Secretary of Labor, in accordance with 19 Del.C. §§2322B, C, E, and F, has proposed revisions to the rules and regulations relating to the Delaware Workers' Compensation Health Care Payment System. These proposals revise the Fee Schedule Instructions and Guidelines, Utilization Review, and Forms regulations; and add a 7th Practice Guideline, "Lower Extremities", to the regulations.
A public meeting will be held before the Health Care Advisory Panel ("Panel") at 4:00 p.m. on May 2, 2011, in the Department of Labor Fox Valley Annex, 4425 N. Market Street, Wilmington, Delaware 19802 where members of the public can offer comments. Anyone wishing to receive a copy of the proposed rules may obtain a copy from Donna Forrest, Medical Component Manager, Office of Workers’ Compensation, Division of Industrial Affairs, Department of Labor, 4425 N. Market Street, Wilmington, Delaware, 19802. Persons wishing to submit written comments may forward these to the Panel at the above address. The final date to receive written comments will be at the public meeting.
The Panel will consider making a recommendation to the Secretary at the regularly scheduled meeting following the public hearing.