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 […]

DWC Posts Amendments to Draft Home Health Care Fee Schedule Regulations

As Reported by the Department of Industrial Relations State of California DWC Posts Amendments to Draft Home Health Care Fee Schedule Regulations The Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) today posted amended draft regulations regarding the implementation of a fee schedule for home health care services.  Members of the public are invited to present written comments regarding […]

Medical Legal Experts

Medical Legal Experts is proud to celebrate 1,000 Years of Combined Medical Legal Experience. Our team of Physicians continues lead the selection process as preferred Qualified Medical Evaluators (QME) in California. Reputation, trust and experience are qualities demonstrated by ALL our group members for over 1,000 combined years.

Celebrating 1,000 Years of Combined Medical Legal Experience

Medical Legal Experts is proud to celebrate 1,000 Years of Combined Medical Legal Experience. Our team of Physicians continues lead the selection process as preferred Qualified Medical Evaluators (QME) in California. Reputation, trust and experience are qualities demonstrated by ALL our group members for over 1,000 combined years.

Medical Legal Updates

The “Dahl” Case is pending on appellate grant and may be a strategic advantage for the applicants to increase permanent disability (PD) ratings by using a vocational expert.

“Whether the Board properly relied upon the opinion of a vocational expert retained by the injured employee to award 79% permanent disability for her neck and right shoulder injury.

Continuing Education

Medical Legal Experts Education Series for Insurance Carriers Medical Legal Experts is a group of Qualified Medical Evaluators (QME), Agreed Medical Evaluators (AME) and Medical-Legal Experts here to give you a fair and ethical examination with an accurate and complete impairment rating. Medical Legal Experts is an approved provider of continuing education by the California […]

Changes to Qualified Medical Evaluator Regs

On Friday, The Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) issued a notice of public hearing for proposed Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME) regulations. The specific benefit anticipated from the regulation is the elimination of the delay caused by the backlog in obtaining a panel QME with the exiting paper process. The proposed amendments will implement an online […]

Medical Legal Expert Forum 2015

Medical Legal Experts is proud to introduce the following speaking invitations for 2015.  Our Physicians regularly share their experience on a variety of healthcare topics.  If you are interested in learning more about our Medical Legal Expert Forum, contact us. 3/24/2015 Electrical Stimulation (1 hr) Sedgwick Claims Management Services TX 3/25/2015 Claims Management Challenges (1 […]