Proposed Med-Legal Fees Still Controversial

The Division of Workers’ Compensation’s latest proposal for updating California’s med-legal fee schedule (MLFS) is continuing to generate controversy and pushback from the workers’ comp community. The Division’s initial proposal … Read More »

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Emergency QME Telehealth Rules Approved

The Office of Administrative Law approved emergency regulations to allow qualified medical evaluators (QMEs) to provide remote med-legal evaluations as long as certain conditions are met. The agency received pushback … Read More »

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QMEs, Division In Telemedicine Dispute

The group of qualified medical evaluators (QMEs) pressing the Division of Workers’ Compensation to authorize remote med-legal evaluations were less than impressed with the Department’s non-committal response to the request. … Read More »

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WCAB Regulatory Update Hearing Scheduled

The Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board is moving ahead with proposed updates to its rules of practices and procedures including a controversial proposal to create a new case designation that critics … Read More »

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