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A Fordney 14

A Fordney workers comp 14

The statutes for workers' compensation laws fall under pg420 fereral and state compensation laws
The reason for workers' compensation laws is pg421 a) to ensure a prompt return to work of any injured or ill employee b) to provide income to the injured or ill worker c) to encourage maximum employer interest in safety
An abnormal condition caused by exposure to environmental factors associated with employment is termed a/an pg422 occupational illness
State compensation laws that require each employer to accept its provisions and provide for specified benefits are pg423 compulsory laws
Workers' compensation coverage is elective in the states of pg423 New Jersy and Texas
Premiums for workers' compensation insurance are paid be the pg423 employer
In many states, workers' compensation laws have exemptions for certain occupations, such as pg426 domestic employees, babysitters, and gardeners
Workers' compensation benefits include pg427 a)medical care b) disability income c) death benefits
The simplest type of workers' compensation claim is pg427 nondisability
If a worker has a work-related injury or illness & is unable to perform the duties of his or her occupation for 2 months and then returns to modified work for 1 month before returning to full work, the claim is referred to as a/an pg428 temporary disability claim
When a case is rated for permanent disability and settled, this is called pg 429 compromise and release
Ginal determination involving settlement of an industrial accident is known as pg429 adjudication
Nonscheduled injuries may include injury of the back
An individualized program of therapy using simulated or real work tasks to build strength and improve the worker's endurance toward a full day's work is known as pg428 work hardening
In a PD claim, the physician's final report must include the words pg 429 permanent and stationary
Video tapes made of thepatient without his or her knowledge to document the extent of the patient's permanent disability are called pg 429 sub rosa films
OSHA stands for pg430 Occupational Safety and Health Administration
A proceeding in which an attorney asks a witness questions regarding a case and the witness answers under oath but not in open court is known as a/an pg433 deposition
Name the correct procedure for keeping an industrial patient's financial and medical records when the same physician is also seeing the patient as a private patient Seperate financial and medical records must be used
The form that contains authorization for the physician to treat the injured employee is the pg438 medical service order
The first treatment medical report or Physician's first report of Occupational injury or illness form should be signed pg439 in ink by the physician
In an industrial case, if the patient is experiencing pain that can be tolerated but will cause some handicap in the performance of the activity precipitating the pain, it is classified as pg444 slight pain
Supplemental report(s) for patients on temporary disability should be sent to the insurance carrier pg449 after every office visit
In a workers' compensation case, the contract and financial responsibility exists between the pg452 physician and the patient
A form of self-insurance designed to serve a small manufacturing company is known as ___ insurance captive
A/An ___ is an unplanned and unexpected happening traceable to a definite time and place causing injury (damage or loss) not due to any fault on the part of the person injured accident
Any abnormal condition or disorder caused by exposure to environmental factors associated with employment, including acute and chronic illnesses or diseases that may be caused by inhalation, absorption, ingestion, or direct contact, is referred to as an__ occupational illness
If a worker's occupation takes him or her into another state, most compensation laws are ___ and effective outside the state by either specific provisions or court decision extraterritorial
Sometimes a patient is released to ___ work to effect a transition between the period of inactivity due to disability and a return to full duty, especially when heavy work is involved modified
Rehabilitation in the form of retraining, education, and job guidance and placement to assist an injured individual in finding work is called ___ rehabilitation vocational
An individualized program of therapy using simulated or real work tasks to build us strength and improve the worker's endurance toward a full day's work is called ___ work hardening
An ___ evaluation of the work site may be performed and modifications may be instituted to lessen the possibility of future injury ergonomic
A physician hired by the insurance company or appointed by the referee or appeals board to examine an injured worker and render an unbiased opinion regarding the degree of disability is referred to as a ___ independent medical evaluator
A ___ expresses legal claim on the property of another for the payment of a debt lien
The legal words ___ mean to substitute one person for another third-party subrogation
A ___report is sent to the insurance carrier after 2 to 4 weeks of treatment to give information on the current status of the patient hard
What are the 4 classifications of employees that fall under federal workers' compensation statutes 1) employees in Washington, DC 2) miners 3) federal employees 4) maritime workers
Name the five types of workers' compensation benefits 1) medical treatment 2) death benefits 3)rehabilitation benefits 4) permanent disability indemnity 5) temporary disability indemnity
Name the 3 types of state workers' compensation disability claims 1)nondisability claims 2) temporary disability claims 3) permanent disability claims
What is the name of the form that authorizes the physician to treat the employee medical service order
What is the formal report called that is sometimes required to inform the insurance carrier that the patient is able to return to work physician's final report
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