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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. 046-1292

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: April 21, 2020

Supersedes SN 046-1278 - for treatment rendered on or after 4/20/20.

The Chair has adopted on an emergency basis amendments to 12 NYCRR 325-1.8, 329-1.3, 329-4.2, 333.2, and 348.2 to expand the telemedicine options for social distancing purposes due to outbreak of COVID-19 and to supersede the previous emergency telemedicine adoption filed on March 16, 2020. A Notice of Emergency Adoption will be published in the May 6, 2020, edition of the State Register. The text of the Emergency Adoption has been published to the Board's website. This emergency rulemaking is effective for 90 days upon filing April 20, 2020.


Clarissa M. Rodriguez