Tennessee Adopts ODG

Tennessee Bureau of Workers’ Compensation adoption of the Work Loss Date Institute’s ODG Guidelines and Drug Formulary officially took effect this past February. The volunteer state joins 32 other states to officially apply the ODG Treatment Guidelines in some capacity and is the third state to nationally to adopt the ODG’s close drug formulary.

What is ODG
ODG's Purpose?
Why States choose ODG?
ODG’s Impact?

Fast Facts:

  • Adopted by more states than any other guideline.
  • Utilized by the top 10 WC Insurers.
  • ODG includes the most used chronic pain guidelines in workers’ comp.
  • In February 2016, WLDI, the publisher of ODG, was awarded a GSA contract. Allowing all government agencies the ability to purchase and utilize guidelines.

To learn more about the Official Disability Guidelines, visit ODG or ODG FAQ.

Review Med has been subscriber of ODG since 2007, utilizing these guidelines for our clients in Texas and nationwide for managed care services including Medical Case Management, Life Care Planning, Peer Record Review, and Utilization Review. For more questions on how we can help you with ODG, contact us today!