Difference between revisions of "Checklist for Workers' Compensation Interviews (7:App F)"

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Obtain basic client information
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Obtain basic client information
  
Note WCB claim number
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Note WCB claim number
  
Determine worker’s claim status:
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Determine worker’s claim status:
  
 
* a) Present benefits
 
* a) Present benefits
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* e) Pending appeals
 
* e) Pending appeals
  
Review worker’s claim in full detail:
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Review worker’s claim in full detail:
  
 
* a) Date of injury
 
* a) Date of injury
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**iii) Length of Employment
 
**iii) Length of Employment
  
If claim was accepted, determine:
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If claim was accepted, determine:
  
 
*a) Initial benefit rate
 
*a) Initial benefit rate
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**ii) Client's actual work and earnings history
 
**ii) Client's actual work and earnings history
  
Any medical treatment and diagnosis
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Any medical treatment and diagnosis
  
 
*a) Client’s position
 
*a) Client’s position
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*c) Board’s position
 
*c) Board’s position
  
Permanent disability
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Permanent disability
  
 
* a) Return to previous job
 
* a) Return to previous job
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* c) Retraining
 
* c) Retraining
  
Long-term loss of earnings?
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Long-term loss of earnings?
  
 
* a) Other advisor or representatives
 
* a) Other advisor or representatives
 
* b) Workers’ advisor? Trade Union? Other?
 
* b) Workers’ advisor? Trade Union? Other?

Revision as of 16:32, 6 September 2016



☑ Obtain basic client information

☑ Note WCB claim number

☑ Determine worker’s claim status:

  • a) Present benefits
  • b) On what basis
  • c) Pending changes
  • d) Relevant decisions
  • e) Pending appeals

☑ Review worker’s claim in full detail:

  • a) Date of injury
  • b) Nature of injury
  • c) Circumstances of injury
  • d) Client’s job
    • i) Remuneration
    • ii) Duties - job description
    • iii) Length of Employment

☑ If claim was accepted, determine:

  • a) Initial benefit rate
  • b) Did benefit rate change after 10 weeks?
    • i) Evidence of long-term earnings given to WCB
    • ii) Client's actual work and earnings history

☑ Any medical treatment and diagnosis

  • a) Client’s position
  • b) Doctor’s advice
  • c) Board’s position

☑ Permanent disability

  • a) Return to previous job
  • b) Return to another job with same employer
  • c) Retraining

☑ Long-term loss of earnings?

  • a) Other advisor or representatives
  • b) Workers’ advisor? Trade Union? Other?