Speaker Opportunities for 2017

  Date Time Requested Topic Organization Attendees Attendee Type 4/26/2017 10:00am EST Closing Complex Cases Travelers Ins, Overland Park, KS   WC Nurse 4/18/2017 12:00pm EST Open vs. Closed MRI (1hr) Bunch CareSolutions, LLC- WEBINAR 45-48 Nurse CCM 5/16/2017 12:00pm EST Handling Ethical and Moral Dilemmas (1hr) Bunch CareSolutions, LLC- WEBINAR 45-48 Nurse CCM 8/15/2017 […]

Speaker Opportunities for 2016

Speaker Opportunities for 2016   Date Time Speaker Sponsor Requested Topic Organization City State On Site Attendees Remote Attendees Attendee Type1 9/27/2016 10:00am PST Priority Care Solutions Ergonomic Assessments/Cumulative Trauma Disorders (1hr) The Standard Insurance Company Portland OR 12 15 CPDM CCM CRC CDMS 9/28/2016 10:00am CST Medicare/Medicaid: Reporting Requirements (1hr) Broadspire Houston TX 20 […]

Report on Workers’ Comp Reforms Shows Progress, Benefits for Injured Workers, Employers

As reported by the Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) of the State of California: Report on Workers’ Comp Reforms Shows Progress, Benefits for Injured Workers, Employers    Oakland—The Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) and its Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) today released their 2016 report on the progress in implementing Governor Brown’s 2012 workers’ compensation […]

Speaking Invitations for Company Providers

Date Time Sponsor Requested Topic Organization City State No of Attendees No of Telephonic Attendees Attendee Type1 8/10/2016 10:00am PST Acupuncture & Chronic Pain (1hr) Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc Aliso Viejo CA 20 10 WC Adj 8/16/2016 10:00am PST MTI America Best Practices in Opioid Management (1hr) Travelers Workers Compensation Claim Rancho Cordova CA 25-35 […]

DWC Approved 12 hour Report Writing Course Mandatory for QME Applicants

Medical Legal Experts provides a FREE Mandatory 12 hour Report Writing Course for group members.  This course is Approved by the Department of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) for Qualified Medical Evaluators (QME) application process.  This is a great way to learn how to write defensible report that sets us apart from the others. If you are […]

DWC Accepting QME Application on October 29, 2016

Newsline No.: 2016-71                                               Date: July 13, 2016 The Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) is now accepting applications for the Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME) examination on October 29. QMEs are independent physicians certified by the DWC Medical Unit to conduct medical evaluations of injured workers. Applications for the QME exam may be downloaded from the DWC […]

ACE Hardware Prefers Medical Legal Experts Providers

After an independent review of our medical legal reports, Medical Legal Experts was approached to be a preferred provider by ACE Hardware in California.  Our physician providers will be selected for medical legal evaluations, including Agreed Medical Examinations (AME), Qualified Medical Evaluations (QME) and Independent Medical Evaluations (IME) by the employer in attempts to gain the […]

Merger of Albertsons, Safeway & Vons

Medical Legal Experts, is proud to announce and welcome our new employee to the Company’s Medical Legal Division.   This employee has worked for VONS for 18 years in the Workers’ Compensation department in the Southern California Arcadia office.  Her experience with VONS Workers’ Compensation Department will be an asset as we continue to provide Medical Legal evaluations […]

DWC Announces Temporary Total Disability Rates for 2017

As Reported by the Department of Industrial Relations State of California The Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) announces that the 2017 minimum and maximum temporary total disability (TTD) rates will increase on January 1, 2017. The minimum TTD rate will increase from $169.26 to $175.88 and the maximum TTD rate will increase from $1,128.43 to $1,172.57 […]