The WCB Board of Directors has recently approved amendments to the following policies:
POL-12 Survivor Benefits
POL-30 Orthoses, Prostheses and Assistive Devices
POL-64 Health Care Providers – Roles and Responsibilities
POL-92 Health Care Benefits
Additionally, as part of the WCB’s ongoing policy review process, four policies have been rescinded.
The following policies have been rescinded as their substantive content has been incorporated into the revised POL-92 Health Care Benefits.
POL-25 Chiropractic Services
POL-26 Physiotherapy Services
POL-158 Massage Therapy
WCB Policy 84, Waiting Period, was rescinded in keeping with recent amendments to the Workers Compensation Act which removed any remaining references to the former waiting period deductible.