One of the ironies of the California workers' comp system is the lack of education treating and evaluating doctors have.
The AMA Guidelines, 5th Edition became the touchstone of disability evaluations in 2005. But QMEs were not required to be schooled in use of those guidelines.
Judges and attorneys know it as a frequent scenario.
An injured worker, frustrated with the delays and treatment denials in the system, simply wishes to cash out their case. As part of a buyout they usually take a negotiated amount of money in exchange for releasing the insurer from liabi
THEY CALL THAT A KNEE
They call that a knee.
You can decide for yourself. But brace yourself. It's not a pretty picture.
I'm talking about the photo of Reggie Williams' knee.
The former football star is featured in a Sports Illustrated article about AB 1309, the bill which
- EDUCATE THEM