OWCP Updates to DFEC Surgical Package Authorization and Bill Processing - 07-01-2022

As of July 9, 2022, OWCP will implement enhancements to Surgical Package Authorization and Bill Processing for DFEC. Updates will be made to better reflect the providers involved in providing the surgical procedure.

Enhancements will include:

  • Adding new Professional Type for Co-Surgeon for both online and paper authorization requests
  • Allowing the same surgical package authorization request to cover all Professional Types
  • Enhancing the authorization utilization and bill history screen to include Professional Type

CNSI will hold virtual demonstrations from July 11th to July 13th to further explain these updates and processes. Please note that sessions are limited. Registration is available here

You may also contact our Call Center at the number(s) listed below where a Call Center representative will be happy to assist you.

Division of Federal Employees' Compensation (DFEC) 1-844-493-1966