Cognitive Functional Capacity Evaluation
When people have a work-related injury that affects their cognitive ability to perform work tasks, we may refer them to our network of Cognitive Functional Capacity Evaluation (Cognitive FCE) providers. This network is made up of providers who have long-term contracts with us. These contracts come up for bidding periodically.
Overview of services
The Cognitive FCE program assesses the abilities of workers who have suffered injuries that could affect their employment opportunities. This service evaluates a person's cognitive and physical abilities.
Service providers identify the person's strengths, abilities, needs, and preferences by completing the following activities:
- Subjective questionnaires
- Real and/or simulated work activities
- Consistency-of-effort measures
- Standardized ability tests
Becoming a provider
Our long-term Cognitive Functional Capacity Evaluation contract comes up for bidding every few years. To become a provider, you need to apply when the bidding process begins.
We post notifications on Bid Opportunities when contracts are up for bidding. All the information you need, including how to submit your bid, will be available in the posted documents.
Through Bid Opportunities, you can also sign up for automatic notifications whenever one of these bid opportunities is posted.
Submitting reports and invoices
All the information you need to complete our required paperwork is available in the contract documents you sign with us.
Cognitive Functional Capacity Evaluation providers have access to our Provider Portal. This secure site lets you efficiently submit reports and invoices, check the payment status of your invoice, and receive referrals.
Need more information?
We want to make sure you have all the information you need to work with us as a health care provider. If you have questions, please contact us for help.