The Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau of California (WCIRB) has released an updated COVID-19 report, Medical Treatments and Costs of COVID-19 Claims and “Long COVID” in the California Workers’ Compensation System – 2023 Update.
Highlights of the report include:
The full report is available in the Research section of the WCIRB website and at the following link:
The previous report is at the following link:
The WCIRB will host a free webinar to discuss the report. Click on the registration link below to sign up.
Medical Characteristics of COVID-19 Claims and “Long COVID” in the California Workers' Compensation System – 2023 Update
Tuesday, June 20, 2023, 10:00 – 11:00 AM PT
Learn how the medical treatment and cost patterns of COVID-19 claims in 2021 compare to those in 2020 and the key cost drivers. WCIRB presenters will also share an update on long COVID, including prevalence, characteristics of workers experiencing long COVID and the impacts on permanent disability in the California workers' compensation system.
For those unable to attend the live webinar, a recording will also be posted in the Research section of the WCIRB website following the event.