Navajo Nation Workers Compensation Program


  • Administers the Navajo Nation self-funded Workers’ Compensation Program.
  • Accepts applications for coverage and determines coverage eligibility for participation in the Navajo Nation Workers’ Compensation Program.
  • Provides management and adjudication of claims pursuant to the Navajo Nation Workers’ Compensation Act as codified in 15 N.N.C. §§ 1001, et seq.
  • Adjudicates disputed claims through an administrative conference, hearing and appeals process.
  • Provides efficient claim services in coordination with health care providers so that the injured employees are able to achieve a successful medical recovery that will enable them to return to work as soon as possible.
  • Provides educational presentations and orientations.



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