Seaview Orthopaedics maintains a high standard of care when treating work- related injuries. Seaview Orthopaedics is chosen time after time by case managers/adjusters and injured employees to be their preferred Workers’ compensation provider.
We understand that work-related injuries can take a toll on both the injured worker and their employer and that a prompt and safe return to work benefits everyone.
Our physicians are board certified & fellowship trained.
Obtains a thorough history from the injured worker
Reviews prior medical records related to the injury to establish preinjury baseline status
Works closely with Physical therapists to confirm ongoing progress
Establishes the mechanism of injury
Renders an opinion regarding causality
Determines the causally related diagnosis
Determines duty status
Develops a plan of care to expedite recovery and promote a safe prompt return to work
Our WC Coordinators are 100% dedicated to the WC process.
Schedules appointments for:
New injuries with priority handling including same day appointments
Need for treatment
Ensures that Quick Notes are sent same day as appointment
Ensures that dictations are usually sent within 48 hours of appointment
Expedites communication between physician, injured worker, case manager, adjuster and employer
Communicates need for Dr Referrals, diagnostic testing, and DME promptly to avoid unnecessary delays.
Our Workers Compensation Manager is an RN with over 25 years of case management and workers compensation experience. She is available to:
Assist with complex WC issues
Facilitate communication between all members in theWC process
Act as a resource for case managers/adjusters as well as the injured worker
Seaview Orthopaedic’s state-of-the-art facilities are located in Ocean, Brick, Barnegat, Freehold and Monroe.