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Home modification

A home modification is a permanent structural change required to meet an eligible worker's needs for safety, mobility, or activities of daily living. Equipment and appliances may also be considered as part of the modification.

Authorization requirements


Is authorization required?

How do I get pre-authorization?

Yes

L&I (State fund):
Contact the claims manager

By phone: To get the claims manager’s phone number, call the Claim Information line (800-831-5227)

By secure email: If you are the attending physician, IME, or concurrent care provider, log into to the Claims & Account Center (CAC)

Self-insured:
Contact the employer

Related information on coverage and treatment

L&I has prepared coverage criteria for home modification.

  • Home modification: About.

Billing and payment policies

Related rules

 

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