Managed Care Information for CA Policyholders*
Thank you for selecting Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies as your Workers’ Compensation insurer. In addition to secure coverage, we provide extensive services as part of our effort to achieve complete customer satisfaction. To better acquaint you with the information and procedures you need to know, we provide the following important Workers’ Compensation and Medical Provider Network (MPN) materials:
* Post resource (in a conspicuous location frequented by employees during the workday).
According to California Labor Code, all employers are required within one working day of receiving notice or knowledge of injury to provide their employee a California Workers Compensation Claim form (DWC 1).
PROVIDING IMPORTANT WORKERS’ COMPENSATION INFORMATION
Be sure to complete the Notice to Employees (DWC 7) and post in a conspicuous location frequented by employees during the hours of the workday. All employees should receive a copy of the Time-of-Hire Pamphlet (available in English and Spanish).
USING THE MPN MATERIALS
The MPN Employee Notification has been supplied for you to download so you can a provide a copy to an injured worker at the time of an injury or transfer of care. (A version is available in English and Spanish and contains contact information for the Medical Access Assistant -- MAA.)
If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact our office at 1-800-673-2465 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
*This information is intended for policyholders utilizing managed care; in such cases, a letter describing needed information and resources (similar to this page) is included with the policy package.
OBTAINING COPIES OF CA FORMS IN OTHER LANGUAGES
Forms are available in the following languages: