Newsline No. 07-06
February 8, 2006

The DWC Medical Unit is accepting applications for the upcoming qualified medical evaluator examination

Applications are now being accepted for the qualified medical evaluator (QME) examination, which will take place Saturday, Apr. 29, 2006. 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 Website at http://www.dir.ca.gov/IMC/exampacket.pdf. Applicants may also contact the Medical Unit at 510-286-3700 to request an application via U.S. mail. The deadline for filing the exam application is Mar. 9, 2006.

There are two versions of the application and registration form circulating. Both the 7/01 version and the 1/06 version will be accepted for the Apr. 29, 2006 examination.

For more information please contact the Medical Unit at 510-286-3700.

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