Workers' Compensation Events & Training


2020 Medical Services Stakeholder Meetings

You are invited to attend the Division’s 7th annual series of stakeholder meetings to learn about issues being faced in workers’ compensation, talk to our team and ask questions, and weigh in on potential revisions for Rules 16 and 18. The discussion will be open to all aspects of these rules.

Thursday, March 26, 2020, 4:00 to 6:00 pm

(The March 26 stakeholder meeting will be held exclusively via webinar, out of an abundance of caution related to COVID-19.)

  • Assigning unit values to Z codes
  • Certified Surgical Assistants as recognized healthcare providers
  • Definition of written to include email/electronic communication
  • Changing 7 business days to 10 calendar days
  • CPT updates - dry-needling & biofeedback

Thursday, April 23, 2020, 4:00 to 6:00 pm

  • Rule 16-7
  • Immunoglobulin pricing
  • Services with a status C code

Thursday, May 28, 2020, 4:00 to 6:00 pm

  • Proposed draft rules

The April 23 and May 28 meetings will be hosted at 633 17th Street, 12th Floor, Denver, CO 80202. You may also attend via webinar. RSVP here.

Upcoming Provider Accreditation Seminars

Level II Accreditation:  April 3 and 4, 2020 (Out of an abundance of caution related to COVID-19, the Level II Accreditation seminar is being postponed. The course format, date, and time will be determined once operations return to normal. Updates will be posted at that time.)

Level I Re-Accreditation: May 15, 2020 - Denver (Out of an abundance of caution related to COVID-19, the Level I Re-Accreditation seminar has been canceled. Please click on the course link to be redirected to the course overview and registration for the online course option.)

Level I Accreditation: September 11, 2020 - Denver

Level II Re-Accreditation: November 6, 2020 - Denver

Save the Date: 2021 Colorado Workers' Compensation Educational Conference

March 29-30, 2021
The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, CO
The Colorado Division of Workers' Compensation is proud to offer the Colorado Workers' Compensation Educational Conference. This bi-annual conference is hosted at the iconic Colorado Springs resort, The Broadmoor. Not only does this conference provide the most current and relevant information for professionals in the workers' compensation industry, it also provides ample opportunity to network with industry experts. 

Video Presentations

Complying With Rule 6-1(A)

Coverage Enforcement - "Employee vs. Independent Contractor"

2020 Rules 16 and 18 Provider's Webinar

Colorado Uninsured Employer Fund

Video Series: Industrial Claim Appeals Office & Court of Appeals Updates

Learn more about legal issues in workers' compensation with real-life cases as discussed by a Division of Workers' Compensation Prehearing Administrative Law Judge. To subscribe to the Case Law Update email list, please click here
Note: The Case Law Update is offered as an educational and informational program.  The discussions and commentary should not be considered a policy statement by the Division of Workers' Compensation or an indication of how the presenters would rule on any future pending cases.