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OhioBWC - Basics:  Injured Worker Information Index

Injured worker glossary

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A Top

Additional Condition - What is a subsequent decision?

Allowed Condition - What happens if a condition is not allowed?

Appeal Process

Authorized Representative

B Top

BWC Order

C Top

Change or dismiss attorney?

Change doctors

Claim Assignment

Claim Status Screen Definitions

New Claim
Pending
Allowed
Allowed/Appeal
Hearing
Hearing DHO
Disallowed/appeal
Disallowed
Dismissed
Pending settled – indemnity
Pending Settled – medical & indemnity
Pending settled – Medical
Settled – indemnity
Settled - medical
Settled – medical & indemnity
Active/Inactive

Compensation Payment Methods

Compensability

Compensation Types

Death Claims (Dependents)
Disabled Workers’ Relief Benefits (DWRF)
Facial Disfigurement (FD)
Living Maintenance (LM)
Living Maintenance Wage Loss (LMWL)
Lump Sum Advancement (LSA)
Lump Sum Settlement (LSS)
Percent of Permanent Partial (%PP)
Permanent Partial - Change of Occupation (COA)
Permanent Partial - Scheduled Loss (SL)
Permanent Total Disability (PTD)
Temporary Total Compensation (TT)
Violation of Specific Safety Requirement (VSSR)
Wage Loss (WL)

D Top

Demographic Information

Due Process

E Top

E-account

Primary account
Secondary account

F Top

First things first!

Fraud - Red flags to spot fraud and reporting fraud.

G Top
H Top

Health Partnership Program (HPP) - Managed Care comes to Ohio

Hearing Process

History of workers' compensation

How to file a claim

I Top

ICD-9 Codes? - How does BWC use ICD-9 codes?

Identification Cards

If you disagree with BWC’s decision? With the MCO’s decision?

Industrial Commission

J Top
K Top
L Top

Legal Representation

Life Cycle of a claim - What to expect

Live out of state

Lost Time from Work

M Top

Maximum Medical Improvement (MMI)

Medical Bills

Medical Only vs. Lost time Claims - Medical only claims & Lost time claims

Missing information

N Top
O Top

Occupational disease claims - Determining the date of disability, time limitations for filling, and required medical exams.

Online designee

P Top

“Party to the claim”

Paying for workers’ compensation

Physician of Record (POR) - Choosing a Doctor

Power of Attorney

Prescription Bills - Filling a prescription without a claim number

Protecting your claim information

Q Top

Qualified Health Plan (QHP) - Self-Insured Quality Health Plan

R Top

Rehabilitation Services

Return to work

S Top

Self-Insuring employers - Filing a complaint against the self-insuring employer

State-Fund employers

Statute of limitations

Subrogation

Substantial aggravation

T Top
U Top
V Top
W Top

Waivers

What happens after I file a claim?

X Top
Y Top

Your rights and responsibilities

Z Top


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