This week you will describe Worker’s Compensation. In your initial post, you will address the following three topics (see the bullet points below). Include ONE key term or concept related to the discussion topics, and present it as flashcard material, with the definition first. For example, A report that must be completed by the provider when a patient first seeks treatment for work-related illnesses or injury = First Report of Injury.
• Describe special handling practices for workers’ compensation cases.
• Explain how managed care applies to workers’ compensation coverage.
• Describe workers’ compensation appeals and adjudication processes.