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Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC)

Past Events

 

Dates

Description

Event Address

Paducah,
Kentucky
October 21
& 22, 2014

Outreach Event

On October 21 and 22, 2014, officials from the Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) will participate in two town hall meetings in Paducah, Kentucky, to notify current and former nuclear weapons workers about the benefits available to them under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA). Survivors of qualified employees also may be entitled to benefits.

At the town hall meetings a DEEOIC representative will present an overview of Parts B and E of the EEOICPA. Representatives from the Joint Outreach Task Group, of which DEEOIC is a member, will also be presenting information. Once all presentations have concluded audience questions will be answered.

Staff from DEEOICís Jacksonville district office and Paducah resource center will also be available at the town hall meetings to assist individuals with the filing of new claims under the EEOICPA and to provide claimants with status updates on their existing EEOICPA claims.

For more information you are encouraged to attend.

Presentation Times:
October 21st @ 6:00 p.m.
October 22nd @ 10:00 a.m.

 

District Office & Resource Center Staff Hours:
October 21st: 6:00 p.m. until the end of the meeting.
October 22nd: 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

 

Contact:
Paducah Resource Center:
(866) 534-0599

 

Robert Cherry
Civic Center
2701 Park Avenue
Paducah, KY 42001

Paducah,
Kentucky
October 22, 2014

Outreach Event

On October 22, 2014, officials from the Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) will host a town hall meeting in Paducah, Kentucky, to discuss the medical benefits provided to accepted claimants under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA). During this meeting specific information will be discussed concerning home health care services and how to better serve EEOICPA claimants.

Staff from DEEOICís Jacksonville district office and Paducah resource center will also be available at the town hall meeting to assist individuals with the filing of new claims under the EEOICPA and to provide claimants with status updates on their existing EEOICPA claims.

For more information you are encouraged to attend.

Presentation Time: 1:30 p.m.

 

District Office & Resource Center Staff Hours:
9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

 

Contact:
Paducah Resource Center:
(866) 534-0599

 

Robert Cherry
Civic Center
2701 Park Avenue
Paducah, KY 42001

Paducah
Kentucky
October 23, 2014

Outreach Event

On October 23, 2014, officials from the Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) will host two roundtable meetings to discuss the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) and the medical benefits provided under the program. Discussion will include specific information concerning home health care services and how to better serve EEOICPA claimants.

The roundtable meetings are for physicians and home health care providers only. If you are a physician or home health care provider, and are interested in attending, please contact DEEOICís Paducah resource center toll-free at (866) 534-0599 no later than Friday, October 17, 2014.
Pre-registration is required.

Courtyard Paducah West
3835 Technology Drive
Paducah, KY 42001

Amherst,
New York
September 23, 2014

Outreach Event

On September 23, 2014, officials from the U.S. Department of Laborís Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) will host two town hall meetings in Amherst, New York, to discuss the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) and the medical benefits provided under the program.

DEEOICís Cleveland district office and New York resource center staff will be available before and after each town hall meeting presentation to assist individuals with the filing of new claims under the EEOICPA and provide claimants with status updates on their existing EEOICPA claims.

For more information you are encouraged to attend.

Medical Benefits Presentation Times:
9:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.

 

District Office & Resource Center Staff Hours:
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

Contact:
New York Resource Center:
(800) 941-3943

 

Holiday Inn
1881 Niagara Falls Blvd.
Amherst, NY 14228

Amherst,
New York
September 24, 2014

Outreach Event

On September 24, 2014, officials from the U.S. Department of Laborís Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) will host two roundtable meetings to discuss the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) and the medical benefits provided under the program. Discussion will include specific information concerning home health care services and how to better serve EEOICPA claimants.

The roundtable meetings are for physicians and home health care providers only. If you are a physician or home health care provider, and are interested in attending, please contact DEEOICís New York resource center toll-free at (800) 941-3943 no later than Thursday, September 18, 2014. Pre-registration is required.

Holiday Inn
1881 Niagara Falls Blvd.
Amherst, NY 14228

Rochester,
New York
September 25, 2014

Outreach Event

On September 25, 2014, officials from the U.S. Department of Laborís Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) will host two town hall meetings in Rochester, New York, to discuss the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) and the medical benefits provided under the program.

DEEOICís Cleveland district office and New York resource center staff will be available before and after each town hall meeting presentation to assist individuals with the filing of new claims under the EEOICPA and provide claimants with status updates on their existing EEOICPA claims.

For more information you are encouraged to attend.

Program Overview Presentation Time:
9:30 a.m.

 

Medical Benefits Presentation Time:
11:00 a.m.

 

District Office & Resource Center Staff Hours:
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

 

Contact:
New York Resource Center:
(800) 941-3943

 

Courtyard by Marriott
Brighton
33 Corporate Woods
Rochester, NY 14623

Spokane,
Washington
August 27, 2014

Outreach Event

On August 27, 2014, officials from the Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) will participate in two town hall meetings in Spokane, Washington, to notify current and former nuclear weapons employees about the benefits available to them under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA). Survivors of qualified employees also may be entitled to benefits.

At the town hall meetings a DEEOIC representative will present an overview of Parts B and E of the EEOICPA. Representatives from the Joint Outreach Task Group, of which DEEOIC is a member, will also be presenting information. Once all presentations have concluded audience questions will be answered.

Staff from DEEOICís Seattle district office and Hanford resource center will also be available at the town hall meetings to assist individuals with the filing of new claims under the EEOICPA and to provide claimants with status updates on their existing EEOICPA claims.

For more information you are encouraged to attend.

Presentation Times:
12:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m.

 

Contact:
Hanford Resource Center:
(888) 654-0014

 

Spokane Falls
Community College
Student Union
Building (#17)
3410 W Ft. George
Wright Drive
Spokane, WA 99224

Richland,
Washington
August 26, 2014

Outreach Event

On August 26, 2014, officials from the Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) will participate in an open house in Richland, Washington, to notify current and former nuclear weapons employees about the benefits available under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA). Survivors of qualified employees also may be entitled to benefits.

Current and former workers are invited to stop at DEEOICís table and ask representatives questions about the EEOICPA and the benefits available under the program. Representatives from the Joint Outreach Task Group, of which DEEOIC is a member, will also be available to answer questions.

Staff from DEEOICís Seattle district office and Hanford resource center will be available during the open house to assist individuals with the filing of new claims under the EEOICPA and to provide claimants with status updates on their existing EEOICPA claims.

For more information you are encouraged to attend.

Open House Times:
1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

 

Contact:
Hanford Resource Center:
(888) 654-0014

 

Red Lion Hotel Richland
Hanford House
802 George Washington Way
Richland, WA 99352

Shiprock,
New Mexico
August 20, 2014

Outreach Event

On August 20, 2014, officials from the Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensationís (DEEOIC) Denver district office will host a town hall meeting in Shiprock, New Mexico, to discuss the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) and the medical benefits provided under the program. Discussions will include general program information as well as specific information concerning home health care services, the Privacy Act, and how to better serve EEOICPA claimants.

Staff from DEEOICís Denver district office and Espanola resource center will also be available after the town hall meeting presentation to assist individuals with the filing of new claims under the EEOICPA and to provide claimants with status updates on their EEOICPA claims.

For more information you are encouraged to attend.

Presentation Time:
August 20, 2014 @ 10:00 a.m.

 

Denver District Office and Espanola
Resource Center Staff Hours:
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

Contact:
Espanola Resource Center:
(866) 272-3622

 

Phil L. Thomas
Performing Arts Center
State Route 504
Shiprock, NM 87420

North Augusta,
South Carolina
August 20, 2014

Outreach Event

On August 20, 2014, officials from the U.S. Department of Laborís Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) will host two town hall meetings in North Augusta, South Carolina, to discuss the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) and the medical benefits provided under the program.

DEEOICís Jacksonville district office and Savannah River resource center staff will be available before and after each town hall meeting presentation to assist individuals with the filing of new claims under the EEOICPA and provide claimants with status updates on their existing EEOICPA claims.

For more information you are encouraged to attend.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Presentations begin at 9:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.

 

District Office & Resource Center Staff Times:
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m

 

Contact:
Savannah River Resource Center:
(866) 666-4606

 

North Augusta City Hall
Palmetto Terrace Room
100 Georgia Avenue
North Augusta, SC 29841

Window Rock,
Arizona
August 19, 2014

Outreach Event

On August 19, 2014, officials from the Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensationís (DEEOIC) Denver district office will host a town hall meeting in Window, Rock, Arizona, to discuss the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) and the medical benefits provided under the program. Discussions will include general program information as well as specific information concerning home health care services, the Privacy Act, and how to better serve EEOICPA claimants.

Staff from DEEOICís Denver district office and Espanola resource center will also be available after the town hall meeting presentation to assist individuals with the filing of new claims under the EEOICPA and to provide claimants with status updates on their EEOICPA claims.

For more information you are encouraged to attend.

Presentation Time:
August 19, 2014 @ 10:00 a.m.

 

Denver District Office and Espanola
Resource Center Staff Hours:
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

Contact:
Espanola Resource Center:
(866) 272-3622

 

Navajo Nation Museum
Arizona 264
Window Rock, AZ 86515

North Augusta,
South Carolina
August 19, 2014

Outreach Event

On August 19, 2014, officials from the U.S. Department of Laborís Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) will host two roundtable meetings to discuss the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) and the medical benefits provided under the program. Discussion will include specific information concerning home health care services and how to better serve EEOICPA claimants.

The roundtable meetings are for physicians and home health care providers only. If you are a physician or home health care provider, and are interested in attending, please contact DEEOICís Savannah River resource center toll-free at (866) 666-4606 no later than Thursday, August 7, 2014.
Pre-registration is required.

 

North Augusta City Hall
Training Room
100 Georgia Avenue
North Augusta, SC 29841

Moab, Utah
June 24 & 25, 2014

Outreach Event

On June 24 and 25, 2014, officials from the Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensationís (DEEOIC) Denver district office will host two town hall meetings in Moab, Utah, to discuss the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) and the medical benefits provided under the program. Discussions will include general program information as well as specific information concerning home health care services, the Privacy Act, and how to better serve EEOICPA claimants.

Staff from DEEOICís Denver district office and Espanola resource center will also be available before and after each town hall meeting presentation to assist individuals with the filing of new claims under the EEOICPA and to provide claimants with status updates on their EEOICPA claims.

For more information you are encouraged to attend.

Presentation Times:
June 24 & 25, 2014 @ 9:00 a.m.

 

Denver District Office and Espanola
Resource Center Staff Hours:
8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. &
1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

Contact:
Espanola Resource Center:
(866) 272-3622

 

Star Hall
159 E. Center St.
Moab, Utah 84532

Attleboro, MA
June 18, 2014

Outreach Event

On June 18, 2014, officials from the U.S. Department of Laborís Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) will host two town hall meetings in Attleboro, Massachusetts, to discuss the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) and the medical benefits provided under the program. Discussions will include general program information as well as specific information concerning home health care services, the Privacy Act, and how to better serve EEOICPA claimants.

DEEOICís Traveling Resource Center staff will also be available before and after each town hall meeting to assist individuals with the filing of new claims under the EEOICPA and to provide claimants with status updates on their EEOICPA claim.

Town Hall Meetings:†
June 18, 2014
Program Overview at 9:30 a.m. EDT
Medical Presentation at 11:00 a.m. EDT

 

Traveling Resource Center Hours:
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. EDT

 

Contact:
New York Resource Center:
Toll Free: (800) 941-3943

 

Bristol Community College
11 Field Street
Attleboro, MA 02703

Cromwell, CT
June 19, 2014

Outreach Event

On June 19, 2014, officials from the U.S. Department of Laborís Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) will host two town hall meetings in Cromwell, Connecticut to discuss the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) and the medical benefits provided under the program. Discussions will include general program information as well as specific information concerning home health care services, the Privacy Act, and how to better serve EEOICPA claimants.†

DEEOICís Traveling Resource Center staff will also be available before and after each town hall meeting to assist individuals with the filing of new claims under the EEOICPA and to provide claimants with status updates on their EEOICPA claim.

Town Hall Meetings:†
June 19, 2014
Program Overview at 9:30 a.m. EDT
Medical Presentation at 11:00 a.m. EDT

 

Traveling Resource Center Hours:
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. EDT

 

Contact:
New York Resource Center:
Toll Free: (800) 941-3943

 

Courtyard by Marriott
4 Sebethe Drive
Cromwell, CT 06416

Pahrump, Nevada
May 6, 2014

Outreach Event

On May 6, 2014, officials from the U.S. Department of Laborís (DOL) Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) will participate in a town hall meeting in Pahrump, Nevada to provide information about the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA). The EEOICPA was created to assist those individuals who became ill as a result of working in the nuclear weapons industry. Survivors of such individuals may also be eligible for benefits under Parts B and E of the EEOICPA.

The meeting is being hosted by the Joint Outreach Task Group (JOTG) which is comprised of representatives from DEEOIC, DOLís Office of the Ombudsman for the EEOICPA, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), DOEís Former Worker Medical Screening Program, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Servicesí National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), and the Ombudsman to NIOSH for the EEOICPA. Members of the JOTG will be present at the meeting to answer questions.

Town Hall Meeting:†

May 6, 2014

@ 9:30 a.m. in Pahrump, Nevada

 

For more information Contact:
Las Vegas Resource Center: (866) 697-0841

 

Bob Ruud Community Center
150 North Highway 160
Pahrump, Nevada 89060

Las Vegas, Nevada
May 6 - 7, 2014

Outreach Event

On May 6-7, 2014, officials from the U.S. Department of Laborís (DOL) Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) will participate in two town hall meetings in Las Vegas, Nevada to provide information about the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA). The EEOICPA was created to assist those individuals who became ill as a result of working in the nuclear weapons industry. Survivors of such individuals may also be eligible for benefits under Parts B and E of the EEOICPA.

The meetings are being hosted by the Joint Outreach Task Group (JOTG) which is comprised of representatives from DEEOIC, DOLís Office of the Ombudsman for the EEOICPA, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), DOEís Former Worker Medical Screening Program, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Servicesí National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), and the Ombudsman to NIOSH for the EEOICPA. Members of the JOTG will be present at the meetings to answer questions.

Town Hall Meetings:†

May 6, 2014
@ 6:00 p.m. in Las Vegas, Nevada

May 7, 2014
@ 9:30 a.m. in Las Vegas, Nevada

 

For more information Contact:
Las Vegas Resource Center: (866) 697-0841

 

Laborers Local 872 Training Center
4201 East Bonanza Road
Las Vegas, Nevada 89110

Albuquerque,
New Mexico
April 8 & 9, 2014

Outreach Event

On Tuesday, April 8, 2014, and Wednesday, April 9, 2014, staff from the Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensationís (DEEOIC) Denver and Seattle district offices will host public town hall meetings in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to discuss the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) and the medical benefits provided under the program. Presentations on both days will begin at 9:00 a.m. The information presented on both days will be the same and will include specific information regarding home health care services and how to better serve EEOICPA claimants.

Staff from the Denver and Seattle district offices as well as staff from DEEOICís Espanola resource center will also be available on April 8 and 9, 2014, from 8:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. to assist individuals with the taking of new claims under the EEOICPA and to provide existing EEOICPA claimants with status updates on their claims.

For more information you are encouraged to attend.

 

Contact:
Espanola Resource Center: (866) 272-3622

 

Crowne Plaza Albuquerque
1901 University Blvd., NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102

Denver, Colorado
February 19, 2014

Outreach Event

On February 19, 2014, officials from the U.S. Department of Laborís Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensationís (DEEOIC) National Office will be hosting two town hall meetings in Denver, Colorado to discuss the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA), the benefits provided under the program and the new Rocky Flats Plant Special Exposure Cohort (SEC) class. In addition to the DEEOICís presentation, members of the Joint Outreach Task Group (JOTG), including representatives from the Department of Energy (DOE), DOEís Former Worker Medical Screening Program, and the Department of Laborís Office of the Ombudsman for the EEOICPA will also be presenting information. Representatives from Health and Human Services (HHS) National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health will be available to answer questions.

DEEOICís Traveling Resource Center staff will also be available before and after each town hall meeting to assist individuals with the filing of new claims under the EEOICPA and to provide claimants with status updates on their EEOICPA claim.

Town Hall Meetings:†
February 19, 2014
@ 9:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.

 

Traveling Resource Center Hours:
8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
& 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

Contact:
Denver Resource Center:
Toll Free: (866) 540-4977

 

IBEW Local 68
5660 Logan Street
Denver, CO 80216

Denver, Colorado
February 20, 2014

Outreach Event

On February 20, 2014, officials from the U.S. Department of Laborís Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensationís (DEEOIC) will be hosting two medical benefits town hall meetings in Denver, Colorado, to discuss the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) and the medical benefits provided under the program. Discussions will include specific information concerning home health care services, the Privacy Act, and how to better serve EEOICPA claimants.

Town Hall Meetings:†
February 20, 2014
@ 9:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.

 

Traveling Resource Center Hours:
8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
& 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

Contact:
Denver Resource Center:
Toll Free: (866) 540-4977

 

IBEW Local 68
5660 Logan Street
Denver, CO 80216