New York: Bulletin covers treatment of an exacerbation
The Workers' Compensation Board issued a bulletin addressing the treatment of an exacerbation in workers with injuries that are covered by the medical treatment guidelines.
The board noted the documentation requirements to support the identification and treatment of an exacerbation and the forms to be used when treating an exacerbation. The board explained that a medical provider cannot request care for an exacerbation that will occur in the future.
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February 22, 2012
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