EDI Implementation

Contact our EDI@sbwc.ga.gov mailbox for additional information.

Notice - Georgia Adopts New WCIO Codes for COVID-19 Pandemic

The WCIO has updated the Injury Description Tables that are used by the IAIABC for EDI claims reporting in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Effective April 5, 2021, the Georgia State Board of Workers’ Compensation adopted the new code for DN0035 Nature of Injury Code (#38 – Adverse reaction to a vaccination or inoculation).  For the Cause of Injury Code DN0037 use #82(Absorption, Ingestion or Inhalation, NOC). Trading partners may begin sending the new codes as needed.

Description Tables may be found on the WCIO website:
https://www.wcio.org/Document%20Library/InjuryDescriptionTablePage.aspx.

Should you have any questions, please contact the SBWC EDI department.
Phone: (404) 656-3818 or (800) 533-0682 (toll free)
Email: EDI@sbwc.ga.gov