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Sep 12, 2016

Q&A: Washington injured workers’ attending providers

Wage and HourWorkers’ Comp 

Q: In Washington, which of the following types of providers can be an injured workers' attending provider?

Advanced RN Practioner (ARNP)
Physician's Assistant (PA)
Chiropractic (DC)
Naturopathy (ND)
Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
Dentistry (DDS or DMD)
Optometry (OD)
Podiatry (DPM)

A: They all can! However, they must be registered in Washington Labor & Industries (L&I) network.