Cost cuts on registration to attend Annual Workers Compensation Seminar end on Aug. 30
Save on the cost of registration to attend the Annual Workers Compensation Seminar until 4 p.m. Aug. 30. Join us at the Overland Park Convention Center on Sept. 26 and 27. Registration can be completed online at www.dol.ks.gov/WorkComp/seminar.aspx and at the door until 1 p.m. Sept. 27. Read more here.
Medical Mileage: Travel to obtain medical services on or after July 1, 2017, shall be reimbursed at the rate of 53.5 cents per mile. The mileage reimbursement rate for state officers and employees is 53.5 cents per mile effective July 1, 2017. K.S.A. 44-515(a) provides that mileage to obtain medical services is reimbursed at the rate prescribed for state officers and employees pursuant to K.S.A. 75-3203a. K.A.R. 51-9-11 provides that all round trips of over five miles to obtain medical services are reimbursable as medical mileage as provided by K.S.A. 44-515(a).
The Workers Compensation Division's 2017 Edition of Laws and Regulations (nicknamed, The Law Book) - is updated and online now.
Registration to attend the 43rd Annual Workers Compensation Seminar at the Overland Park Convention Center on Sept. 26 & 27, 2017 is scheduled to open on July 13. We hope to see YOU there. Not just ANY Workers Compensation Seminar...the smart choice for trusted information!
NOTICE - GARDEN CITY OFFICE MAILING ADDRESS CHANGE
Effective immediately, the KDOL Workers Compensation Division office in Garden City will no longer be using P.O. Box 1138. The new mailing address is 407 Campus Drive, Garden City, KS 67846-6124.
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