WCB/WORKSAFEBC (WSBC) PHYSIOTHERAPY TREATMENT
Comprehensive Treatment and Support for Workplace Injuries in Prince George, BC
At Altea Physiotherapy + Wellness, we offer physiotherapy services for individuals who have been injured on the job and are covered by WorkSafeBC (WSBC, formerly known as WCB). We understand that work-related injuries can be painful and disruptive, and our goal is to help you recover as quickly and effectively as possible so that you can return to work and your normal activities.
Our experienced physiotherapists are knowledgeable about the WorkSafeBC system and requirements, and we work closely with you and your case manager to develop a personalized treatment plan that meets your specific needs. We provide a wide range of physiotherapy services to help you recover from work-related injuries, including manual therapy, exercise prescription, and education on injury prevention and management.
We also cover out-of-province workplace injury claims and can direct bill to those providers if set up with the adjustors and coverage.
At Altea, we are committed to providing high-quality care and support to help you get back to work and your normal activities. Our team is here to help guide you through the recovery process and answer any questions you may have about your treatment plan or the WorkSafeBC system.
If you have been injured on the job and are covered by WorkSafeBC, contact us today to schedule a physiotherapy assessment and start your road to recovery.
WCB/WORKSAFEBC (WSBC) PHYSIOTHERAPY TREATMENT
Direct Billing to WCB/WorkSafeBC/WSBC and Other Insurance Providers
At Altea Physiotherapy + Wellness, we understand the importance of timely and effective treatment for work-related injuries. That’s why we offer direct billing to WCB/WorkSafeBC and other insurance providers, making the process as easy and stress-free as possible for our clients.
The following information is required in order to bill them for the treatment you receive.
- Your Claim Number
- Your Personal Healthcare Number
- Your Claim Adjuster’s Phone Number and Email
- The Date of the Injury
Our team is here to help you through every step of the process, from the initial assessment and treatment to the paperwork and communication for your case. We’re committed to providing the care and support you need to recover from your injuries and get back to your normal life as quickly as possible.
If you have been injured on the job and are covered by WSBC, contact us today to schedule a physiotherapy assessment and start your road to recovery. We’re committed to providing the highest quality care and support to our clients, every step of the way.
Frequently Asked WCB/WorkSafeBC Physiotherapy Questions
Q: How do I know if my workplace injury is covered by WCB/WorkSafeBC?
A: In general, if you have been injured while performing work-related duties, you may be eligible for WCB/WorkSafeBC coverage. It is important to report your injury to your employer and seek medical attention as soon as possible to start the claims process.
Q: Do I need a referral from my doctor for WCB/WorkSafeBC physiotherapy treatment?
A: You will need an active claim number and a doctor’s appointment, but no referral is needed to receive WCB/WorkSafeBC physiotherapy treatment. However, you should still inform your doctor and WCB/WorkSafeBC of your injury and the treatment you are receiving.
Q: How many sessions of physiotherapy will WCB/WorkSafeBC cover?
A: The number of physiotherapy sessions covered by WCB/WorkSafeBC may vary depending on the specific injury and treatment plan. Your physiotherapist will work with you and WCB/WorkSafeBC to determine the appropriate number of sessions needed for your recovery.
Q: Will I have to pay for my physiotherapy treatment upfront if I am covered by WCB/WorkSafeBC?
A: In most cases, you will not have to pay for your physiotherapy treatment upfront if you are covered by WCB/WorkSafeBC. Altea Physiotherapy + Wellness offers direct billing to WCB/WorkSafeBC and many other insurance providers to make the process as smooth as possible for our clients.
Q: Can I choose my own physiotherapist for WCB/WorkSafeBC treatment?
A: In some cases, you may be able to choose your own physiotherapist for WCB/WorkSafeBC treatment. However, it is important to check with WCB/WorkSafeBC to ensure that your chosen provider is eligible for coverage.
Q: What types of injuries are typically covered by WCB/WorkSafeBC physiotherapy treatment?
A: WCB/WorkSafeBC physiotherapy treatment may be available for a wide range of work-related injuries, including strains, sprains, fractures, musculoskeletal conditions, vestibular issues, and concussions.
Q: What happens if my WCB/WorkSafeBC claim is denied?
A: If your WCB/WorkSafeBC claim is denied, you may still be able to receive physiotherapy treatment through other insurance providers or out-of-pocket. It is important to discuss your options with your physiotherapist and other healthcare providers.
Q: What should I bring to my first WCB/WorkSafeBC physiotherapy appointment?
A: You should bring your WCB/WorkSafeBC claim number, any relevant medical records or documentation, and any questions or concerns you may have about your treatment.