The board shall adopt rules as necessary to collect data on lost time and return-to-work outcomes of each state agency to allow full evaluations of successes and of barriers to achieving timely return to work after an injury.
The office shall:
collect and analyze data from each state agency regarding lost time, including sick leave and annual leave used by an injured employee;
identify state agencies that need additional training or case management services related to return-to-work services;
modify as necessary the office’s assessment computation to encourage state agencies to effectively reduce workers’ compensation costs;