18.104.22.168 Create notice of entitlement
Follow these steps to create a notice of entitlement.
|Contact the worker in writing||
After receiving the IIA report/s, before the 120th day from the date of receipt of the IB claim notify the worker in writing of:
|If a worker is legally represented||
If a worker is legally represented, provide the worker’s solicitor with a copy of the IIA reports, including correspondence exchanged with the impairment examiner.
This must be done at the same time as processing the Notice of Liability and Entitlement.
|If a worker is not legally represented||
If a worker is not legally represented, provide the worker's primary treating medical practitioner (usually their general practitioner) with a copy of all the impairment reports, including any medical reports, correspondence and other documents provided to and received from any medical practitioner who has conducted an impairment assessment.
It is recommended that the treating medical practitioner inform the worker of the content of the impairment assessment report/s.