Overview: Provision of Health Care Assistance
December 31, 2009 and still in effect
Section 36 of the Workers’ Compensation Act S.Y. 2008 (the Act) states that the Yukon Workers’ Compensation Health and Safety Board (YWCHSB) may provide payment for health care assistance. The Act further provides the YWCHSB with the authority and discretion to determine the necessity, character and sufficiency of health care assistance.
This policy outlines the fundamental guiding principles for the provision and authorization of appropriate health care assistance that is consistent with accepted practice within the health care community.
Merits and Justice of the Case
Subsequent Disorders or Conditions Resulting from a Work-Related Injury
Return to Work - Overview
Duty to Co-Operate, Part 2 of 4: Roles and Responsibilities
Duty to Co-Operate, Part 3 of 4: Functional Abilities
Duty to Co-Operate, Part 4 of 4: Penalities for Non Co-Operation
Mitigation of Loss