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EEOICP Program Statistics

Highlights

Last year, the DEEOIC deployed a new case management system for use by our claims staff. The new system is constructed differently than the previous system, and we determined that it was appropriate to re-examine our statistics and how they are displayed on the web site. For the past several months, we have been working on reconstructing the site and the statistics. Therefore, viewers may notice some differences in the web statistics.

The separate category for the non-covered applications has been removed and those counts are now included in the Final Decision counts. Although the number of posted denials appears to increase, there is not an increase in total numbers. Denials are being shown under a single category instead of being split into two separate counts.

In the past, on our state-by-state pages, medical bill payments were attributed to each state in which any claimant (including multiple survivors) on the case resided, resulting in an overstatement of the amount of medical bill payments in a given state. Medical bill payments are now being attributed to the state in which the employee resides. Although the National page total was not affected by this change, the current state medical totals will show a reduction from previously-reported amounts.

A list of definitions for the terms used on the EEOICP Program Statistics web pages is available here.


NEW YORK
Data as of
Statistical data updated weekly on Mondays

Combined Part B and E Summary
  CLAIMS CASES
Applications Filed 13,986 9,096 *
Total Compensation Paid - Payments 5,529 3,627
Combined Part B and E Dollar Amounts
Total Dollars $467,395,735
Total Medical Bills Paid - Total Dollars $33,466,677
Total Compensation + Medical Bills Paid $500,862,412

* The above numbers of applications filed represent 7,175 unique individual workers.


Part B
  CLAIMS CASES
Applications Filed 11,263 6,957
Final Decisions - Approved 4,946 3,041
Final Decisions - Denied 5,686 3,613
Final Decisions - Total 10,632 6,654
Compensation Paid - Payments 4,855 2,994
Part B Compensation Paid
Compensation Paid - Total Dollars $397,750,330

Part E
  CLAIMS CASES
Applications Filed 2,723 2,139
Final Decisions - Approved 1,105 944
Final Decisions - Denied 1,314 957
Final Decisions - Total 2,419 1,901
Compensation Paid - Payments 674 633
Part E Compensation Paid
Compensation Paid - Total Dollars $69,645,405

Part B Cancer Cases - NIOSH Statistics
  CASES
Part B - Status and Location of NIOSH Referrals
Cases Referred to NIOSH for Dose Reconstruction (DR) 2,960
Cases Returned by NIOSH - With Dose Reconstruction (DR) 2,529
Cases Returned by NIOSH - Without Dose Reconstruction (DR) *1 391
Cases Returned by NIOSH - Total 2,920
Cases Currently at NIOSH 40
Part B - Cases with Dose Reconstruction (DR) and Final Decision
Final Decision to Accept and Probability of Causation (POC) 50% or Greater 910
Final Decision to Accept and Probability of Causation (POC) 50% or Greater - Cases Paid 910
Final Decision to Accept and Probability of Causation (POC) 50% or Greater - Individual Claims Paid 1,633
Final Decision to Accept and Probability of Causation (POC) 50% or Greater - Amount Paid $136,390,000
Final Decision to Deny and POC Less Than 50% 1,190
Final Decision - Total 2,100

*1 Most cases without a DR are cases withdrawn from NIOSH for DOL review and approval based on a new SEC designation. Other reasons for withdrawal include administrative closure, death of claimant.