Workers Compensation Board of Prince Edward Island

Expenses


The WCB is committed to reducing the impact of workplace injury or illness. This can include reimbursement for your out-of-pocket expenses.

Expenses that may be reimbursed are those that result from WCB approved medical services and return to work programs. These expenses include, but are not limited to: It is important that you contact your entitlement officer or case coordinator to discuss reimbursement before expenses are incurred. All expenses must have prior approval from the WCB.

Please note that the WCB does not reimburse for transportation costs associated with pick up of prescriptions and supplies, or for attendance at hearings with the Internal Reconsideration Officer or the Workers Compensation Appeal Tribunal.

To request reimbursement for your expenses, complete the Worker's Expense Form and submit it within six months by mail, drop off or fax to:

        Workers Compensation Board of PEI
        PO Box 757
        14 Weymouth St
        Charlottetown PE C1A 7L7
        Fax: 902-368-5696

Receipts are required for all expenses, except meals and mileage.

More information about expense reimbursement is available in the WCB claims policies and from your entitlement officer or case coordinator.

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