The Essentials: Proposed New York 2018 Schedule Loss Guidelines
On September 1, 2017, the New York Workers’ Compensation Board issued draft guidelines and regulatory changes for 2018. The guidelines are intended to revamp the schedule process to align with modern medical practices. The drafts of both the guidelines and regulations appear to include possible errors, omissions, and ambiguities.
Click here for a brief overview of the new proposed SLU process and for an idea of what to expect if the new guidelines are adopted.