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WCB Information Related To Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

New York State
Workers' Compensation Board
328 State Street  Schenectady, New York 12305
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo

Subject No. 046-1278

Emergency Adoption of Amendments to 12 NYCRR 325-1.8, 329-1.3,
329-4.2, 333.2, and 348.2 (COVID-19 Telemedicine)

Date: March 16, 2020

For treatment rendered from 03/16/2020-04/19/20

The Chair has adopted on an emergency basis, amendments to allow telemedicine in some circumstances for social distancing purposes due to the outbreak of COVID-19. These amendments are to 12 NYCRR 325-1.8, 329-1.3, 329-4.2, 333.2, and 348.2. A Notice of Emergency Adoption will be published in the April 1, 2020 edition of the State RegisterLink to External Website. This emergency rulemaking is effective for 90 days upon filing March 16, 2020.

Emergency Adoption


Clarissa M. Rodriguez