WCAB Urged To Continue Remote Hearings

The Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board commissioners heard nearly uniform support for proposals to continue allowing remote operations at the various boards and only limited support for resuming some in-person hearings. The Board’s proposal for a “meet and confer” requirement for Subsequent Injuries Benefits Trust Fund cases also received pushback from the head of the SIBTF. … Read More »

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Strength Of Evidence Questions Remain In Proposed MTUS Regulations

The Division of Workers’ Compensation is getting high marks for its attempts to clarify how decisions should be made when the evidence-based treatment guidelines are silent on a particular treatment or a physician believes another approach would produce a better outcome. On the other hand system participants say additional changes are still needed. Representatives for … Read More »

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