Updates to Medical Treatment Guidelines

Updates to Medical Treatment Guidelines

The Workers’ Compensation Board (Board) Chair has adopted amendments to 12 NYCRR 324.2 to incorporate updates to the following New York Medical Treatment Guidelines (MTGs):

  • New York Mid and Low Back Injury
  • New York Neck Injury
  • New York Knee Injury
  • New York Shoulder Injury
  • New York Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Acute Stress Disorder
  • New York Work-Related Depression and Depressive Disorders (formerly referred to as Major Depressive Disorder)
  • New York Non-Acute Pain Medical Treatment Guidelines

These MTGs are currently scheduled to become effective on November 1, 2021.

You can view Subject Number 046-1441, Subject Number 046-1442 and Subject Number 046-1443 on the Board’s website for more details.


For more information, visit the Medical Treatment Guidelines section of the Board’s website.