Newsline No. 51-07
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June 28, 2007

Division of Workers' Compensation announces locations for qualified medical evaluator exam

The Division of Workers' Compensation (DWC) has secured locations for its Oct. 27, 2007 qualified medical evaluation (QME) examination. The exam will be given at:

Northern California
Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Parkway, Rms. 203 & 204
Santa Clara, CA 95054
408.748.7000
Southern California
Pickwick Gardens Conference Center
1001 Riverside Drive
Burbank, CA 91506
818.845.5300

Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. and the examination begins at approximately 10 a.m. After instruction is given, those taking the exam will have three hours to complete it.

The DWC Medical Unit began accepting applications in June and applications to take the exam must be filed by Sep. 6. Applications for the QME exam may now be completed on line at http://www.dir.ca.gov/IMC/exampacket.pdf. Once completed, the application must still be printed and mailed to:

DWC-Medical Unit
Joanne Van Raam
PO Box 71010
Oakland CA 94612

For more information, or to request an application via U.S. mail, please contact the DWC Medical Unit at 510-286-3700.

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