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NWCDN is a network of law firms dedicated to protecting employers in workers’ compensation claims.

NWCDN Members regularly post articles and summary judgements in workers’ compensations law in your state.  

Select a state from the dropdown menu below to scroll through the state specific archives for updates and opinions on various workers’ compensation laws in your state.

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We think it bears repeating that effective October 1, 2015, the Division is making the transition from
ICD-9 to ICD-10. The Division has a video to help participants with this transition at: As we mentioned in July, the Division has not
provided guidance on how carriers should process bills submitted with ICD-9 codes for dates of
service after 10-1-15 and has not provided any guidance to stakeholders regarding many issues that
are expected to arise. Hopefully we can update you in September. It could be quite a mess.