Are you concerned which medical bills are paid by worker’s compensation if you were injured at work in New York? Watch this short educational video by Buffalo Workers Comp Lawyer Jerry A. Gambino to find out how.
- Generally, the workers compensation carrier pays for all medical treatment related to injuries caused by a work-related accident or disease.
- The workers compensation board works through medical treatment guidelines that set forth covered treatments .
- If your doctor wants to prescribe treatment not addressed in those guidelines, he must apply for a variance to those guidelines using an MG-2 form which explains why the treatment is needed.