20 CFR 702.401 - Medical care defined

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24 practice notes
  • Jones v. Huntington Ingalls, Inc., BRB 16-0690
    • United States
    • Court of Appeals of Longshore Complaints
    • July 29, 2021
    ...Act, equating certified audiologists with physicians for the diagnosis and treatment of hearing loss. 33 U.S.C. §908(c)(13)(C); see 20 CFR §702.401(a). As originally enacted in 1927, Section 8(c)(13) of the Act read "Loss of hearing: Compensation for loss of hearing of one ear, fifty-t......
  • Parihuaman Carrasco v. Triple Canopy, Inc., 19-0485
    • United States
    • Court of Appeals of Longshore Complaints
    • September 29, 2020
    ...this case, compensable treatment encompasses all reasonable and necessary treatment for Claimant's sleep disorder. 33 U.S.C. §907(a); 20 C.F.R. §§702.401(a), 702.402; see Pernell v. Capitol Hill Masonry, 11 BRBS 532, 539 (1979); see generally Kamal, 43 BRBS at 79-80. To the extent Dr. Ciuff......
  • Martin v. Aegis Defense Services, LLC, BRB 18-0122
    • United States
    • Court of Appeals of Longshore Complaints
    • January 8, 2019
    ...no evidence that the refinancing was due to medical expenses incurred as a result of his work injury or was medically necessary. 20 C.F.R. §702.401(a).[20] While some house- related expenses have been approved as "medical care" under Section 7(a) because they were determined to be......
  • Goins v. Lake Charles Stevedores, Inc., BRB 11-0477
    • United States
    • Court of Appeals of Longshore Complaints
    • March 21, 2012
    ...recommended by Dr. Bernauer. See generally Atlantic Marine, Inc. v. Bruce, 661 F.2d 898, 14 BRBS 63 (5 th Cir. 1981); 33 U.S.C §907(a); 20 C.F.R. §702.401. Accordingly, the administrative law judge’s Decision and Order on Remand is affirmed. SO ORDERED. NANCY S. DOLDER, Chief, Administrativ......
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24 cases
  • Jones v. Huntington Ingalls, Inc., BRB 16-0690
    • United States
    • Court of Appeals of Longshore Complaints
    • July 29, 2021
    ...Act, equating certified audiologists with physicians for the diagnosis and treatment of hearing loss. 33 U.S.C. §908(c)(13)(C); see 20 CFR §702.401(a). As originally enacted in 1927, Section 8(c)(13) of the Act read "Loss of hearing: Compensation for loss of hearing of one ear, fifty-t......
  • Parihuaman Carrasco v. Triple Canopy, Inc., 19-0485
    • United States
    • Court of Appeals of Longshore Complaints
    • September 29, 2020
    ...this case, compensable treatment encompasses all reasonable and necessary treatment for Claimant's sleep disorder. 33 U.S.C. §907(a); 20 C.F.R. §§702.401(a), 702.402; see Pernell v. Capitol Hill Masonry, 11 BRBS 532, 539 (1979); see generally Kamal, 43 BRBS at 79-80. To the extent Dr. Ciuff......
  • Martin v. Aegis Defense Services, LLC, BRB 18-0122
    • United States
    • Court of Appeals of Longshore Complaints
    • January 8, 2019
    ...no evidence that the refinancing was due to medical expenses incurred as a result of his work injury or was medically necessary. 20 C.F.R. §702.401(a).[20] While some house- related expenses have been approved as "medical care" under Section 7(a) because they were determined to be......
  • Goins v. Lake Charles Stevedores, Inc., BRB 11-0477
    • United States
    • Court of Appeals of Longshore Complaints
    • March 21, 2012
    ...recommended by Dr. Bernauer. See generally Atlantic Marine, Inc. v. Bruce, 661 F.2d 898, 14 BRBS 63 (5 th Cir. 1981); 33 U.S.C §907(a); 20 C.F.R. §702.401. Accordingly, the administrative law judge’s Decision and Order on Remand is affirmed. SO ORDERED. NANCY S. DOLDER, Chief, Administrativ......
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