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CA: DWC Introduces Optional Medical Unit Qualified Medical Evaluator Panel Request Forms

OAKLAND, CA - The Division of Workers' Compensation (DWC) Medical Unit has created two new optional forms for use when requesting an additional qualified medical evaluator (QME) panel or a replacement QME panel. The two new forms are designed to help streamline the process for issuing additional...

CA: DWC Medical Unit Clears Qualified Medical Evaluator Panel Request Backlog

OAKLAND, CA - The Division of Workers' Compensation Medical Unit has successfully cleared the qualified medical evaluator (QME) panel request backlog by processing 31,622 over a two month period of time between April and June, 2010. The unit announced that during the two month period they processed...

CA: DWC Posts Revised Draft QME Regulations For Comment

Oakland, CA (CompNewsNetwork) - The Division of Workers' Compensation (DWC) has revised selected qualified medical evaluator (QME) regulations and posted them to the online forum where members of the public may review and comment on the proposal. The proposed changes would limit a physician...

CA: DWC Is Accepting Applications For QME

Oakland, CA (CompNewsNetwork) - The Division of Workers' Compensation (DWC) is now accepting applications for the Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME) examination. The deadline for filing applications is Thursday, March 17, 2011. The examination will be held Saturday, April 30, 2011 … read more