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Independent Medical Exams Are Rarely Independent

When an injured worker in Nevada gets a letter requiring attendance at an "independent medical examination", it's reasonable to assume that the doctor will in fact be independent and objective. Unfortunately, there is...more

Recent PRRB and CMS Administrator Decisions: A Summary for Providers

In recently released decisions, the PRRB and the CMS Administrator addressed a number of issues of interest to many providers. Short summaries of those decisions are provided below. The PRRB and CMS Administrator post their...more

Recent PRRB and CMS Administrator Decisions: A Summary for Providers

In recently released decisions, the PRRB and the CMS Administrator addressed a number of issues of interest to many providers. Short summaries of those decisions are provided below. ...more

Bogus Independent Medical Exam Requested by Insurance Company Puts Benefits at Risk

I received this question from one of my blog readers. The situation this person describes is, unfortunately, quite common: I was injured at work over 7 months ago. I went to iworks and then went to my doc, Both docs...more

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