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West Virginia Supreme Court Continues Trend of Weakening Medical Management Guidelines
Posted on 30 Mar 2012 by H. Dill Battle, III

By H. Dill Battle, III In a new reported decision the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals addressed the addition of psychiatric diagnoses as a secondary condition to a compensable injury. In Hale v. WVOIC and Rockspring Development, Inc . , No... Read More

California WCAB Panel Denies Psychiatric Benefits as Compensable Consequence to Head Injury
Posted on 20 Aug 2010 by Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes, LLP

Panel Decision Denies Industrial Psychiatric Treatment Notwithstanding Medical Evidence That Such Treatment Was Medically Necessary. The Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board, in a panel decision issued July 7, 2010 , determined that there was... Read More

West Virginia Supreme Court Continues Trend of Weakening Medical Management Guidelines
Posted on 30 Mar 2012 by H. Dill Battle, III

By H. Dill Battle, III In a new reported decision the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals addressed the addition of psychiatric diagnoses as a secondary condition to a compensable injury. In Hale v. WVOIC and Rockspring Development, Inc . , No... Read More