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Official Disability Guidelines

MCO staff shall use the Official Disability Guidelines (ODG) in making their treatment authorization decisions.

The ODG are evidence based treatment guidelines that BWC and the MCOs will be using to assist in medical and claims case management. ODG is a web-based tool available to BWC and MCO staff on their desktops. BWC and MCO staff will be able to easily search and find pertinent information necessary to everyday issues in claims and medical case management.


Ohio providers can take advantage of the BWC negotiated price if they order on the web www.WorkLossData.com or call the toll free number (800-488-5548).