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California: W.C.A.B. Publishes New UR Timeliness Decision
Posted on 21 Nov 2014 by Richard M. Jacobsmeyer

The W.C.A.B. has issued a Significant Panel Decision* reaffirming its language in Dubon v. World Restoration (Dubon II) regarding the W.C.A.B.’s ability to determine medical issues where UR is not completed in a timely fashion and also provided... Read More

California Utilization Review: 24-Hour Extension of Time for Communicating UR Determination
Posted on 8 Nov 2014 by Calif. WCAB Noteworthy Panel Decisions Reporter

WCAB finds UR untimely and defendant did not communicate UR determination initially by phone, fax or email as required by Rule 9792.9.1(e)(3) In Rivera v. Valley Radiology , 2014 Cal. Wrk. Comp. P.D. LEXIS --, the WCAB panel affirmed the WCJ’s... Read More