Rules of Procedure Archives

Rule of Procedure

Effective January 1 of Calendar Year

1: General Definitions and General Provisions 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017

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2: Workers' Compensation Premium Surcharges 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
3: Insurance Coverage 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
4: Carrier Compliance 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
5: Claims Adjusting Requirements 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
6: Modification, Termination or Suspension of Temporary Disability Benefits 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
7: Closure of Claims, Approval of Settlement Agreements and Petitions to Reopen 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
8: Authorized Treating Physician/Independent Medical Examination 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
9: Division of Workers' Compensation Dispute Resolution 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
10: Medical Utilization Review 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
11: Division Independent Medical Examination 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
12: Permanent Impairment Rating Guidelines 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
13: Accreditation of Physicians 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
14: Applications for Admission and Payment of Benefits from the Major Medical Insurance Fund, the Medical Disaster Fund and Request for Benefits from the Subsequent Injury Fund 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
15: Vocational Rehabilitation Rules Applicable to Claims based upon an Injury or Illness Occurring prior to July 2, 1987 at 4:16 p.m. 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
16: Utilization Standards 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019

17: Medical Treatment Guidelines Introduction

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019

Exhibit 1: Low Back Pain (LBP)

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Exhibit 2: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

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Exhibit 3: Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS)

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Exhibit 4: Shoulder Injury (SHO)

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Exhibit 5: Cumulative Trauma Conditions (CTC)

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Exhibit 6: Lower Extremity (LXT)

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Exhibit 7: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome/Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (CRPS/RSD)

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Exhibit 8: Cervical Spine Injury (CSI)

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Exhibit 9: Chronic Pain Disorder (CPD)

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Exhibit 10: Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

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18: Medical Fee Schedule

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Exhibit 1: DRGs with Relative Weights, Geometric and Arithmetic Means

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Exhibit 2: Base Rates and Cost-to-Charge Ratios

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Exhibit 3: Critical Access Hospitals

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Exhibit 4: Outpatient Surgery Facility Codes and Fees

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Exhibit 5: Rural Primary Care Facilities

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Exhibit 6: Dental Fee Schedule

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Exhibit 7: Evaluation and Management (E&M) Guidelines for Colorado Workers’ Compensation Claims

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Exhibit 8: Pathology Laboratory Maximum Fees

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Exhibit 9: RVU Values and Division Z-Codes

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Premium Cost Containment 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Self Insurance 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019