Peer Review for disputed medical charges is now available

Board-approved peer review of disputes between medical providers and employers and insurers regarding medical fees is now available.  For more information and the application to initiate peer review, please contact: 

Claims Eval, Inc.
4980 Rocklin Road
Rocklin, CA 95677

[email protected]
(888) 962-5246

New Rule 59 Adopted and Rule 60 Amended

New Rule 59 Adopted and Rule 60 Amended

Now Available: “Track Policy” – A Coverage Verification Enhancement

Now Available :  “Track Policy” – A Coverage Verification Enhancement

This new coverage verification enhancement system will allow users to be notified by email if a cancellation or subsequent reinstatement transaction is received during the policy period for a selected employer’s insurance policy.  There will be no charge to the user for utilizing the system.

Notice of Change in WC-1 Filing Requirement in “Medical Only” Claims

Effective January 1, 2019, the filing of a Form WC-1 will be required in all claims, including all “medical only” claims.

SSN/BTN Numbers Have Been Removed

Effective December 1, 2018 the SSN/BTN numbers have been removed from all Board forms, ICMS II and our agency database.

Notice of New Process to Become a Catastrophic Rehabilitation Supplier Effective July 20, 2018

Effective July 20, 2018 the Board has implemented a new process. 

ICMS II Phased Implementation Has Begun!

Starting in July 2018, SBWC began granting access to our Insurers, Self-Insured Employers, Group Funds, and Claims Offices (claims adjusters) through a phased implementation.