Abbreviations

 

Common abbreviations for EEOICPA terms are as follows:

 

AAW

Average Annual Wage

AMA Guides

American Medical Association’s Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, 5th Edition

ANRSD

Amended NIOSH Referral Summary Document

AWE

Atomic Weapons Employer

BAS

Branch of Automated Systems

BOTA

Branch of Outreach and Technical Assistance

BPA

Bill Processing Agent

BP

Branch of Policy

CBD

Chronic Beryllium Disease

CDC

Centers for Disease Control

CE

Claims Examiner

CIS

Carcinoma in situ

CLL

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

CPT code

Current Procedural Terminology

CPWR

Center to Protect Workers’ Rights

DAR

Document Acquisition Request

DD

District Director

DEEOIC

Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation

DMC

District Medical Consultant

DME

Durable Medical Equipment

DO

District Office

DOE

Department of Energy

DOJ

Department of Justice

DOL

Department of Labor

DR

Dose Reconstruction

DRGs

Diagnostic-Related Groups

ECMS

Energy Case Management System

EEOICP

Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program

EEOICPA

Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act

ESA

Employment Standards Administration

FAB

Final Adjudication Branch

FD

Final Decision

FECA

Federal Employees’ Compensation Act

FO

Fiscal Officer

FOIA

Freedom of Information Act

FY

Fiscal Year

GPO

Government Printing Office

GPRA

Government Performance Results Act

HCPCS

Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System

HHS

Department of Health and Human Services

HP

Health Physicist

ICD-9 code

International Classification of Disease, 9th Edition

IH

Industrial Hygienist

MHSU

Medical, Health & Science Unit

MMI

Maximum Medical Improvement

NCI

National Cancer Institute

NDC number

National Drug Code

NIOSH

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

NIOSH - IREP

NIOSH  - Interactive Radio Epidemiological Program

NO

National Office

NRSD

NIOSH Referral Summary Document

OMB

Office of Management and Budget

OPM

Office of Personnel Management

ORISE

Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education

OWCP

Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs

PCA

Payee Change Assistant

PEP

Program Evaluation Plan

PER

Program Evaluation Report

PII

Personally Identifiable Information

PM

Procedure Manual

POA

Power of Attorney

PoC

Probability of Causation

PTF

Payment Transaction Form

RC

Resource Center

RCC

Revenue Center Code

RD

Recommended Decision

RECA

Radiation Exposure Compensation Act

SEC

Special Exposure Cohort

SEM

Site Exposure Matrix

SIMS

Secretary’s Information Management System

SOAF

Statement of Accepted Facts

SOL

Office of the Solicitor

SSA

Social Security Administration

SWC

State Workers’ Compensation

TBD

Technical Basis Document

TMS

Telephone Management System

TX

Toxicologist

WCA

Workers’ Compensation Assistant