PTSD, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Claims to be Expedited
Posted by defensebaseactcomp on May 16, 2011
According to a Department of Labor’s DBA Claims Administration Status Report dated October 2008
A PTSD claim is presumed to compensible under the Act unless rebutted by substantial evidence
Fast Track PTSD cases through the dispute resolution process
ASSIST the parties to gather factual and medical evidence needed for claims resolution
Schedule informal conferences promptly on request
After Conference if OWCP claims examiners recommendations are rejected, refer the case promptly for hearing upon request.