Newsline No. 29-12  
June 15, 2012  

Division of Workers’ Compensation posts updated fact sheet explaining the use of qualified medical evaluators and agreed medical evaluators

30-day grace period given for use of new fact sheet

 

In April 2012, the Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) posted an updated fact sheet for injured workers on its Web site which provides answers to questions about qualified medical evaluators (QME) and agreed medical evaluators (AME). The division is providing a grace period until July 15, 2012 to use the revised fact sheet as required for issuance of benefit notices. Only the text is required for compliance.

Specific changes to the fact sheet:

The updated fact sheet, including the text only version, is available in English and Spanish and can be found on the Information &Assistance Unit Web page.

 

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