Mileage Reimbursement Increase for 2013

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Effective January 1, 2013, the mileage reimbursement payable pursuant to NRS 616C.150 is increased one cent per mile from 55.5 cents to 56.5 cents.

The rules for reimbursement remain the same. If you travel more than 20 miles one way for authorized medical care (including therapy, diagnostic testing, office visits to the doctor), you should complete the reimbursement form. You also qualify if you must travel more than 40 miles in a given week for medical care. Group your visits on the reimbursement form by the week so that the adjuster can easily see that you qualify. Use map quest to calculate your mileage from your home or work to the medical provider. Do not wait until the end of your claim to send in the reimbursement request forms. The reimbursement request form must be sent in within 60 days of your qualifying travel. keep a copy of the form that you send to your adjuster. Give the adjuster at least two weeks to send a reimbursement check to you.



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Published In: Worker’s Compensation Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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