Resources for Medical Offices and Healthcare Providers
Workers’ Compensation Pre-Authorization For Medical Treatment
Get pre-authorization for treatment of a compensable work-related injury.
Vermont law has specific procedures that direct how insurance companies must deal with requests for pre-authorization of medical treatment for injured workers. Following the correct procedure will help ensure that you get paid in a timely manner and that patients get the treatment they need without undue delay. We have put together these guidelines to assist you.
- Important forms:
- Pre-Authorization at a glance [pdf]
- Pre-Authorization FAQs [pdf]
- The Vermont statute: 21 VSA § 640b