Workers’ Compensation

Our mission at Orthopedic Center of Florida is to serve as a liaison between the Doctors Office, Carrier, Adjuster, Nurse Case Manager and Legal team, while also focusing on patient care.

Our Goals

  • To schedule each patient with the appropriate provider in a timely manner
  • To remit all patient documentation to the carrier efficiently
  • To get the patient back to work

Who can schedule a new appointment for an injured worker?

The Workers’ Compensation Insurance Carrier, Adjuster, or Nurse Case Manager can contact our Workers’ Comp Coordinator directly at (239) 985-3324 or email at workcomp@ocfla.net to schedule the initial evaluation. Patients with Department of Labor Claims can call to schedule their initial evaluation by providing their case number.

What is needed to schedule a new appointment for an Injured Worker?

  • First Report of Injury
  • All pertinent Medical records
  • Imaging
  • Authorization to Evaluate and Treat

What services can our office provide?

  • Initial evaluations and care of Work Comp Related injuries
  • IME: Independent Medical Exams
  • TOC: Transfer of Care/Second Opinion
  • In house Digital X-ray, Fluoroscopy, and Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Laser Therapy
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Please contact our Work Comp Department at (239) 985-3324 for more information or to schedule a new patient appointment. We look forward to working with you!