• Dr. Hazlewood Receives 2024 Sue Ann Head Award

    Thursday, June 13, 2024 | 01:30pm

    The Tennessee Bureau of Workers' Compensation is proud to announce Dr. Jeffrey Hazlewood as the recipient of the 2024 Sue Ann Head Award for Excellence in Workers' Compensation. Named after Sue Ann Head, who led the Tennessee Workers' Compensation Division for over 30 years, the award honors individuals who have made significant contributions to the well-being of Tennessee workers and the overall strength of the state's workers' compensation system.

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  • Five Finalists Announced for 2024 Sue Ann Head Award

    Wednesday, May 22, 2024 | 03:49pm

    The Tennessee Bureau of Workers’ Compensation is pleased to announce five finalists for the 2024 Sue Ann Head Award of Excellence in Workers’ Compensation. Fred Baker, David Dunaway, Dr. Jeff Hazlewood, Nancy Kelly, and Dr. Alan Meade.

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  • BWC Releases 2024 Annual Report

    Thursday, April 18, 2024 | 08:00am

    The following report is an update on the impact of the Tennessee Workers’ Compensation Act of 2013. The report gives a snapshot of changes and progress occurring in calendar year 2023.

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  • MAC Meeting scheduled for June 11

    Monday, March 18, 2024 | 04:46pm

    The Medical Advisory Committee will meet on Tuesday, June 11, 2023 from 1-3 PM (CDT). This meeting is open to the public and will be held in the Workers’ Compensation Large Conference Room, on 1B, 220 French Landing Drive, Nashville, TN and will be available virtually via Microsoft Teams.

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  • Special March MPC Meeting Scheduled

    Thursday, March 07, 2024 | 07:54am

    Dr. Snyder is calling a special meeting of the Medical Payment Committee for the purpose of reviewing the Medical Fee Schedule Rate Tables developed by FAIR Health.

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  • Webinar for Case Managers: Next Step Program (Apr 11)

    Monday, February 26, 2024 | 01:25pm

    The Tennessee Bureau of Workers’ Compensation is offering a free training for Case Managers on Thursday, April 11, 2024. This training teaches case managers how they can help injured workers best utilize the resources, funds, and expertise of the Next Step Program.

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  • Nominate excellence.

    Monday, February 26, 2024 | 01:00pm

    Do you know someone who has gone above and beyond to ensure fair and efficient workers' compensation for Tennesseans? Nominate them for the Sue Ann Head Award for Excellence in Workers' Compensation.

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  • Registration Opens for Conference

    Friday, February 23, 2024 | 08:28am

    Registration is now open for the Tennessee Workers' Compensation Educational Conference, taking place June 12-14 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Nashville SE Murfreesboro.

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  • August MPC Meeting Scheduled

    Wednesday, February 21, 2024 | 09:06am

    The committee hears disputes on medical bill payments between providers and insurers and advises the administrator on issues relating to the medical fee schedule and medical care cost containment in the workers’ compensation system.

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  • Save the Date and Call for Presenters

    Monday, January 08, 2024 | 02:22pm

    Requests to present should be emailed by Monday, April 1st, 2024. All submissions will be reviewed by the conference committee, and the most trending and thought-provoking presentations will be selected.

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