OWCP DEEOIC DME and Rehab Authorization Improvement - 09-23-2022

Effective October 1, 2022, DEEOIC will implement process improvements for submitting Durable Medical Equipment (DME) and for Rehabilitative Therapies (Rehab) authorization requests.

Improvements include:

  • Providers will be able to submit corrections to approved Rehab request authorizations.
  • Providers will be able to view the line status of an Authorization Request, including the new status of “Processed - Awaiting Decision” when the authorization line is under DEEOIC review. The status will be updated when a decision has been made by DEEOIC.

For additional information, you may contact our Call Center at the number listed below, where a Call Center representative will be happy to assist you.

  • Division of Energy Employees' Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) 1-866-272-2682
OWCP DEEOIC Home Health Authorization Status Updates - 05-24-2022

Effective May 28, 2022, DEEOIC Home Health Requests for authorizations submitted by the provider will be combined into a single Authorization Request number to align to the authorization decisions made by the DEEOIC Program.

Additional improvements include:

  • Providers will be able to submit corrections to approved Home Health request authorizations.
  • Providers will be able to view the line status of an Authorization Request, including the new status of "Processed - Awaiting Decision" when the authorization line is under DEEOIC review. The status will be updated when a decision has been made by DEEOIC.

For additional information, you may contact our Call Center at the number listed below, where a Call Center representative will be happy to assist you.

  • Division of Energy Employees' Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) 1-866-272-2682