BOARD MEETING SCHEDULE CHANGES

The June 11th Board of Directors Business meeting has been cancelled.

The July meeting has been changed from July 9th to July 23rd. The July meeting will be held at the Bangor Regional Office. If you have any questions, please contact Debi at 287-7086.


ADMINISTRATIVE FUND ASSESSMENT - FISCAL YEAR 2020

On May 21, 2019, the Board of Directors voted to adopt an assessment rate for insurers of 2.76% for Fiscal Year 2020 beginning on July 1, 2019.  Assessment letters for insurers and self-insured employers will be mailed shortly and payments are due by June 7, 2019. For questions contact Jan Adams (207) 287-7084 or see the Business Services/Annual Assessment section of this site.


NOTICE TO COUNSEL

Notice to counsel regarding official transcription services for electronically recording hearings. To view the document please click here.


RELOCATION OF AUGUSTA REGIONAL OFFICE

Our Augusta Regional, Advocate and Audit offices have move to 442 Civic Center Drive. For more information, please click here.


MAE GUIDELINES

A Product of discussions between Board Staff and the Insurance/Self-Insured Community. To view the document please click here.


RECENTLY ADOPTED RULES EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2019

The Board has recently amended Board Rules Chapter 5, aka the medical fee schedule. The amendments are effective January 1, 2019. To view the changes, please visit our Rules webpage. In conjunction with the amendments, the annual update has been completed for dates of discharge/service on or after 1-1-19. Questions or concerns regarding the annual update may be addressed Kimberlee.McCarson@maine.gov.


COURTCALL VIDEO CONFERENCING

The Workers’ Compensation Board now coordinates with CourtCall to provide a system for parties and their representatives to make routine workers’ compensation appearances by video from their offices, homes or other convenient locations. CourtCall is currently available at all Board regional offices for mediations. For more details, please see our information sheet.


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