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AC Act 2001 ACC accounts ACC Accredited Employer Programme (AEP) ACC CoverPlus Extra Levy ACC Glossary ACC medical advisor ACC Workplace Safety Management Practices ACC WorkSafe Injury Model ACC054 ACC1 ACC18 ACC40 ACC45 Accredited employer Accredited Employer (AE) Account Manager Active claims Acupuncturist Acute treatment Adjusted liable earnings Ageing process causation All practicable steps Alternative duties Assessment Report and Treatment Plan


Back injury sites Budget and Economic Fiscal Update (BEFU) Business Continuity Planning (BCP) Business industry description (BID)


Case Management Quality Review Assessment (CMQRA) Case manager Cease date Certified copy Chiropractor Claims Claims Management Period Client Clinical dental technician Clinical practice guidelines Close company Code complaint Compensation or Rehabilitation Claims Complaint Complaints service Consumables Continuous study Critical event Crown entity Custodial sentence Customer Support Service (CSS)


Dental advisor Dental technician Dependant Discharge Report Driving offence Drowned


Earner Levy Earnings related compensation Elective surgery Emergency transport Entitlement Established in self-employment Evidence based Evidence Based Review Evidence table Excessive in intensity Executive Council (EC) Exemplary damages Experience rating Expert advisory panel


Face-to-face meeting First date of incapacity Focus group interviews Fully funded scheme


General offence Government Electronic Tender Service (GETS) Government Inter-agency Steering Group (GISG) Grading of Evidence Gradual process


Half Year Economic and Fiscal Update ( HYEFU) Harm Hazard Health professional Health service vendor


Immersion incident Impairment Incapacity Incident Independence allowance Indexation Individual plan/Individual rehabilitation plan (IRP) Industry group Injury Injury factor Injury setting Injury Type Involving violence


Lead provider Legislation Levy Lump sum compensation


Market research project Medical assessor Medical error Medical practitioner Medical radiation technologist Medical specialist Mental injury Metadata Midwife Minimise Minor Mixed earner Modified duties


Natural use of teeth New Claims New Zealand Injury Prevention Strategy (NZIPS) Newly self-employed Noise-induced hearing loss Non-PAYE shareholder-employee Non-physical stress Non-work personal injury Nurse Nurse practitioner


Occupational therapist Office of the Complaints Investigator (OCI) Ongoing claims Operating costs (formerly 'administration expenses') Optometrist Ordinarily resident Ordinarily resident in New Zealand Orthodontics Osteopath


Package of care Part-time PAYE shareholder-employee Personal injury Physical injury Physiotherapist Podiatrist Policy Practising certificate Preferred provider or supplier Premium Private domestic worker Programme Project Prosthesis Provider or "Service Provider" Psychiatrist Psychologist


Qualitative information Quality assurance (QA) Quantitative information


Recover Independence Service (RIS) client Registered health professional Regulations Rehabilitation Research project Research question Residential care settings Residual Claims Levy Residual liability Residual portion of levies Residual portion of the Earners' Levy Residual portion of the Work Account levy Return to work programme


Safety Scope of practice Sensitive claim Sensitive Claims Unit Sentinel event Serious driving offence Serious harm Serious injury (SI) Serious injury (SI) profile Service Agreement (SA) Shareholder-employee Significant hazard Social rehabilitation Solicited research Speech therapist Standard Suitable duties Supplier Support person


Third party Third party administrator (TPA) Treatment Treatment claims Treatment injury Treatment Injury Centre Treatment provider


Unethical or illegal behaviour


Vocational independence Vocational rehabilitation


Water safety sector Weekly compensation Work Work-related injury Work-related personal injury Working group Working Safer Levy Workplace