Getting injured on the job is distressing, but the team at CHOICE Pain & Rehabilitation Center in Olney, Rosedale, Hyattsville, Gaithersburg, Lanham, Dundalk, and Pikesville, Maryland, can provide a precise diagnosis and prompt treatment for your workers’ compensation claim. If you’re in Maryland or the Washington, D.C., area and have a workers’ compensation injury, schedule an appointment online or by phone today.
Workers’ compensation is a special type of insurance that provides you with the monetary replacement for your lost wages and medical benefits when you get hurt performing your job. The caring team at CHOICE Pain & Rehabilitation Center plays a crucial role in the workers’ compensation process.
Your physician at CHOICE Pain & Rehabilitation Center carefully evaluates your condition and provides a precise diagnosis. Then, they initiate appropriate treatment in a timely manner. These factors are critical to support your case when you file a workers’ compensation claim.
The type of injury you may suffer at work depends on your specific occupation. However, some of the most common accidents and injuries that occur at work include:
These situations can lead to numerous workplace injuries. The team at CHOICE Pain & Rehabilitation Center diagnoses and treats a variety of workplace injuries, including:
While work-related injuries are especially common among adults with physically demanding jobs, such as construction, workplace injuries can happen to anyone.
The first thing you should do if you get injured at work is seek first aid or other necessary medical care as quickly as possible. If your injury doesn’t require a trip to the emergency room, you should schedule an appointment at CHOICE Pain & Rehabilitation Center right away.
Next, you should provide a written report of the injury to your employer. This must include details on how and when the injury occurred.
The team at CHOICE Pain & Rehabilitation Center thoroughly evaluates your injury and provides a precise diagnosis to support your claim. They may take diagnostic tests, such as an X-ray, to document your injury. Then your physician develops a personalized treatment plan for your specific condition.
Depending on your needs, treatment may include:
They also assess your ability to return to work safely and guide you through the disability process, if necessary.
If you’ve been injured at work, don’t hesitate to call CHOICE Pain & Rehabilitation Center or schedule an appointment online right away.