School District's Denial Opens Possibility of Off-Plan Provider for Special Ed Teacher
Rapid City, SD (WorkersCompensation.com) – The issue of whether a doctor is part of a plan can determine whether workers’ compensation coverage will pay for treatment.
In Dittman v. Rapid City School District, Nos. 29548, 29576 (S.D. 06/15/22), South Dakota’s top court found that while a special education teacher chose a provider that wasn’t part of the plan, her school district employer’s denial of compensation let her go off plan.
The teacher experienced a back ...
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