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 through the bureau's website 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: 11/13/2015
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 08/26/2015 and 08/25/2020
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4121.12, 4121.121, 4121.30, 4121.31, 4121.44, 4121.441, 4123.05
Rule Amplifies: 4121.12, 4121.121, 4121.44, 4121.441, 4123.66
Prior Effective Dates: 2/16/96, 1/1/01, 2/1/10