Navigate the Worker's Compensation process with Bone & Joint
Bone & Joint’s Worker’s Compensation Program provides excellent, up-to-date advice.
Our program was designed to help patients, employers, worker’s compensation carriers, and managers navigate the maze of regulations and requirements in an effective and timely manner so you can get back to work.
To schedule an appointment, please call 715-393-0490.
Bone & Joint’s dedicated medical providers will:
Efficiently assess and diagnose your condition to develop the best plan of care with the goal to return you back to your pre-injury status.
Explain your condition and treatment plan in a meaningful and understandable manner.
Make sure you receive a well-researched medical opinion on the cause of your condition, based on supportive medical literature and the clinical skills of our physicians.
Work to get you back on duty quickly and safely.
Compose clear and credible reports promptly after the exam to meet worker’s compensation documentation requirements.
Our Worker’s Compensation Specialists
Bone & Joint’s team of Workers Compensation specialists are here to help serve and support you through this process.
Barbara Machtan, MS, CRC, CCM
Workers Compensation Coordinator
Direct Phone: 715.393.0332
• Bone & Joint’s dedicated Worker’s Compensation Coordinator is available to help you understand and navigate the worker’s compensation system.
• The Worker’s Compensation Coordinator at Bone & Joint will also ensure the Worker’s Compensation carrier and assigned nurse case managers have the medical information they need to process your claim without delays.
Our return-to-work specialists will collaborate with your health care provider to test your strength, flexibility, and function in a safe, therapeutic environment to determine the status of your ability to return to work.
Worker’s Compensation Return to Work Specialist – Plover
David Stutzriem, DPT, LAT
Worker’s Compensation Return to Work Specialist – Wausau
Injured workers are welcome to utilize our Walk-In Care for:
Painful or swollen joints
Musculoskeletal-related, work-related injuries (toxicology screening is not available).
*In the event the patient is under the care of another provider for his/her condition, we may offer a scheduled office visit to allow us time to retrieve and review previous medical records.