Placement Before Plans Inappropriate
Thursday, February 7, 2002 | 322 | 0 | min read
Some VR counselors bill substantial amounts for placement activity before a plan is ever implemented. The practice results from failure to exercise case control or occasionally from a blatant attempt to maximize billing under the $4500 cap.
It is sometimes appropriate to involve an injured worker in a very limited amount of placement activity prior to plan implementation. For example, the worker