General Guideline Principles for Goals of Pain Management
Programs of Non-Acute Pain for workers compensation patients
The New York State workers compensation board has developed these guidelines to help physicians, podiatrists, and other healthcare professionals provide appropriate treatment for Goals of Pain Management Programs of Non-Acute Pain.
These Workers Compensation Board guidelines are intended to assist healthcare professionals in making decisions regarding the appropriate level of care for their patients with ankle and foot disorders.
The guidelines are not a substitute for clinical judgement or professional experience. The ultimate decision regarding care must be made by the patient in consultation with his or her healthcare provider.
Goals of Pain Management Programs
Expand capability while limiting torment.
Give quantifiable improvement in physical/utilitarian capacities.
Get back to work (RTW).
Help patient in taking on self-administration obligations.
Upkeep of useful increases upon release with proper arrangement for after-release arranging/follow-up.
Decline drug usage.
Diminish medical services usage (decline center around operations).
Autonomous self-administration is the drawn-out objective of all types of useful rebuilding.
What our office can do if you have workers compensation injuries
We have the experience to help you with their workers compensation injuries. We understand what you are going through and will meet your medical needs and follow the guidelines set by the New York State Workers Compensation Board.
We understand the importance of your workers compensation cases. Let us help you navigate through the maze of dealing with the workers compensation insurance company and your employer.
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