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New SUCCEED program
Date: June 22, 2022
Type: News Release

WorkSafeNB is pleased to announce a new program to improve care and support for workers with a traumatic psychological injury (TPI). Starting today, the SUCCEED program will provide immediate treatment to workers with a diagnosed TPI applying for workers' compensation benefits, even before their application is adjudicated.


WorkSafeNB reducing paper transactions
Date: May 31, 2021
Type: Announcement

Effective July 1st, 2021, health care providers must be registered to accept payments via direct deposit as we will no longer mail paper cheques. In addition, documents, such as direct deposit vouchers, will no longer be mailed.


New chiropractic reporting process
Date: April 29, 2021
Type: Announcement

WorkSafeNB has updated its chiropractic reporting process. Instead of two forms (for initial and follow-up visits), there is now one form for all visits.


Changes to our hearing services program. See our FAQs.
Date: November 3, 2020
Type: Announcement

The most significant changes are to the fitting and maintenance fees and support and maintenance fees.


More help for workers with psychological injuries
Date: June 26, 2020
Type: Announcement

WorkSafeNB has updated its reports, aligning them with changes in diagnostic criteria and new empirically supported treatments.


Two must-have services to help your business during COVID-19!
Date: April 9, 2020
Type: Announcement

To help ensure invoicing and payment delivery during the COVID-19 pandemic, we recommend that providers up for MyServices and Direct Deposit.


COVID-19: A conversation with our Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Paul Atkinson
Date: March 31, 2020
Type: Announcement

We chatted with our very own Dr. Atkinson about the COVID-19 pandemic. He shares some important information on how to stay safe and calm during these unknown times.


WorkSafeNB seeks feedback from psychologists
Date: October 28, 2019
Type: Announcement

WorkSafeNB is making important changes to improve communication and collaboration with New Brunswick psychologists. We are committed to supporting psychologists by: 1) providing education about WorkSafeNB policies and procedures that relate to mental health services; 2) improving information sharing regarding evidence-based psychological care, and; 3) providing training and support opportunities.


2019 WorkSafeNB Occupational Medicine Research Grants: Call for proposals
Date: October 15, 2019
Type: Announcement

WorkSafeNB’s Chief Medical Office calls for proposals to further occupational medicine research in New Brunswick. Priority will be given to topics relevant to occupational medicine and health, such as medicinal cannabis and workplace wellness. Funding is available to support appropriate proposals to a maximum of $10,000.


New Medical Form 8-10
Date: August 13, 2019
Type: Announcement

WorkSafeNB knows patient care is important to you. After research and discussion with the New Brunswick and Canadian medical communities and other compensation boards across the country, it’s improving the medical reporting process.


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