The workers' compensation certificate is used in the
determination and management of the claim by insurers. The
certificate also acts as a communication tool between insurers,
employers, rehabilitation and return to work coordinators, allied
health providers, medical practitioners and nurse practitioners due
to the information supplied in it.
The Workers' Compensation certificate is available for use by
doctors, dentists and nurse practitioners in a variety of
Electronic writeable PDF
There are three options available to order the workers'
compensation certificate in hardcopy. You can:
Guidelines for completion
Guidelines on completing the certificate are also available for
doctors and dentists and for nurse
We also have additional resources available if you would
like to know more about the role of GPs or read up on the health benefits of work.
The workers' compensation certificate protocol for
nurse practitioners states the conditions under which an
endorsed nurse practitioner may issue a workers' compensation
Medical practice software
The Workers' Compensation Regulator has a working
relationship with several medical and practice software companies.
The following medical practice software companies have the
certificate available as part of their software (contact your
software provider with inquiries).