New York WCB to expand Medical Treatment Guidelines to Pain Management

Since May the WCB has assembled a new Medical Advisory Committee to provide guidance and commentary on new pain management treatment guidelines. The Medical Advisory Committee is expected to review and consider standards for evidence-based medicine applied to pain management and rehabilitation. More on this as it develops!

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