4.5.27 Non-established, new or emerging treatment & services (NeNETS)

WorkSafe can consider paying the reasonable costs of NeNETS (equipment, medications, prostheses, procedures or surgeries) only in exceptional circumstances when required as a result of a work-related An injury/disease is work related if it arose out of or in the course of employment and the scope of employment. injury or illness.

When reviewing the reasonableness and appropriateness of NeNETS requests WorkSafe relies on evidence-based information and decisions guided by:


Refer to policy for Non-established, New or Emerging Treatments & Services including information about:

  • who can provide services
  • what WorkSafe will and will not paid for
  • information required to pay for services.

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