WCIO INJURY DESCRIPTION TABLE UPDATE

DATE: 02/23/21

 

The WCIO has approved a new Nature code for the reporting of vaccination claims.  The Nature list have been updated to reflect a new code value of “38” to assist in the reporting of adverse reaction to vaccination claims.  The Cause list has also been updated to reflect new wording for “82” to expressly state vaccination.  Any questions on the reporting of vaccination claims should be directed to the applicable DCO.

 

DATA SPECIFICATIONS MANUAL UPDATE ANNOUNCEMENT
DATE: 10/13/20

WCIO SearchPoint, Data Specifications Manuals, DCO Product Applicability Chart, PEO Descriptions, Data Reporting Handbook and Data Dictionary have been updated with approved changes dated October 6, 2020.  Please see the Summary of Changes document found within the Data Specifications Manual by individual data type, i.e., WCPOLS, WCSTAT.

 

DATA SPECIFICATIONS MANUAL UPDATE ANNOUNCEMENT

DATE: 05/15/20

 

WCIO SearchPoint, Data Specifications Manuals, DCO Product Applicability Chart, PEO Applicable Code Chart by State, Data Reporting Handbook and Data Dictionary have been updated with approved changes dated May 13, 2020.  Please see the Summary of Changes document found within the Data Specifications Manual by individual data type, i.e., WCPOLS, WCSTAT.

 

 

WCIO INJURY DESCRIPTION TABLE UPDATE

DATE: 03/20/20

 

The WCIO has approved new Nature and Cause codes for the reporting of COVID-19 claims.  Both the Nature and Cause lists have been updated to reflect a new code value of “83” to assist in the reporting of these claims.  Any questions on the reporting of COVID-19 claims should be directed to the applicable DCO.

 

 

WCIO WEBSITE MAINTENANCE NOTIFICATION

DATE: 01/08/20

 

The WCIO website will be undergoing maintenance starting on Friday, January 10, 2020 at 8:00 PM (ET) until Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 12:00 PM (ET). During this time, the WCIO website (www.wcio.org) will not be available. Thank you for your cooperation.

 

 

SEARCHPOINT DCO VIEW ENHANCEMENT ANNOUNCEMENT

DATE: 11/01/19

 

The WCIO is pleased to announce that SearchPoint has also now been enhanced to view specifications, or create specification reports for a specific DCO.  SearchPoint will by default display for all DCOs, but a user may select from the drop down to view only a specific DCOs’ record and field reporting requirements.  If a specification is applicable to a DCO then the fields not applicable for that DCO will display as “greyed out”.

 

 

DATA SPECIFICATIONS MANUAL UPDATE ANNOUNCEMENT

DATE: 10/23/19

 

WCIO SearchPoint, Data Specifications Manuals, DCO Product Applicability Chart, and Data Dictionary have been updated with approved changes dated September 18, 2019.  Please see the Summary of Changes document found within the Data Specifications Manual by individual data type, i.e., WCPOLS, WCSTAT.