Health care information


This page contains specific resources for physicians treating people with work-related injuries or illnesses.

Nurse Consultants

If your patient has injuries or personal circumstances that complicate the return-to-work process, the Nurse Consultant can be a valuable resource to help them access services and make a quicker recovery.

Occupational Diseases

Physicians play a key role in prevention and early recognition of occupational diseases. This tells you what occupational diseases are adjudicated by WSIB, and what to do if you suspect your patient is suffering from one of these diseases.


See our frequently asked questions to learn more about pharmacists assessing minor ailments, prescription transactions and information about substitutions, dispensing and covered medication.

Becoming a WSIB health care provider

Health care providers must deliver health care services and must be a member of one of Ontario’s health regulatory colleges, as defined in the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991 (RHPA).

Reporting requirements