4123-6-02.8 Provider requirement to notify of injury.

(A) HPP: Within one working day of initial treatment or initial visit of an injured worker, a provider must report the employee's injury or occupational disease in accordance with either paragraph (A)(1) or (A)(2) of this rule.

(1) A provider may report an injury to the MCO responsible for medical management of the employee's treatment. When reporting the injury to the MCO, the provider shall do so in accordance with procedures established by the bureau.

(2) A provider may report an injury to the bureau via the bureau's internet site pursuant to rule 4125-1-02 of the Administrative Code.

(B) QHP: Within one working day of initial treatment or initial visit of an injured worker, a provider must report the employee's injury or occupational disease to the QHP or employer.

(C) Self-insuring employer (non-QHP): Within one working day of initial treatment or initial visit of an injured worker, a provider must report the employee's injury or occupational disease to the self-insuring employer.

Effective: 02/01/2010
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 11/17/2009 and 02/01/2015
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: RC 4121.12 , 4121.121 , 4121.30 , 4121.31 , 4123.05
Rule Amplifies: RC 4121.121 , 4121.44 , 4121.441 , 4123.66
Prior Effective Dates: 2/16/96, 1/1/01