WCC Establishes Final Fee Schedule
The Workers' Compensation Commission announced a hospital/ambulatory services fee schedule effective April 1, 2015. The fee schedule provides applicable rates rules and guidelines for facility services based on the applicable percentage of Medicare rates. The National Commission on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) has filed an overall average loss cost change of -2.3% as a result of the new fee schedule.
The WCC is currently working with a vendor to publish the applicable rates, rules and guidelines for implementation of this fee schedule for an effective date of April 1, 2015.