The Commonwealth of Virginia, the Office of Workers’ Compensation program provides services to reduce cost and strengthen the workers’ compensation program’s fiscal position, improve services to the injured worker, assist agency representatives with the reporting and management of claims, and return injured workers to gainful employment.
In addition to oversight of the claims functions, the Office of Workers’ Compensation provides assistance for all State Agencies with the development of Return-to-Work program initiatives, loss control support and training, distance learning through the Virginia Learning Center, Safety Day, and coordination of Return-to-Work information with the Virginia Retirement System for VSDP.
Click on one of the links below to learn more about implementing these services:
Workers’ Compensation Claims – access to a web-based claims reporting system called VLW Sedgwick Employer Accident Report Portal (VLW)
PPO Network – search for doctors, hospitals, and other health care providers in our Preferred Provider Organization network
Pharmacy Network – locate a pharmacy that participates within the network or print a pharmacy card
Physician Panels – learn how to offer a panel of physicians to the injured employee
Physical Capabilities Evaluation – information on creating a clear and accurate account of the injured worker’s job and the physical demands
Return-to-Work – assists individuals with work-related illness or injury resulting in medical restrictions or lost work time