NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Government Code Section 11125 of a meeting of the 
Industrial Medical Council of the Department of Industrial Relations to be held on:

Date:

May 15, 2003

Time:

8:30 AM –1:30 PM

Place:

Ramada Inn
245 S. Airport Blvd.
South San Francisco, CA 94808

Telephone No.:

(650) 589-7297

A Public Meeting has been scheduled to permit Industrial Medical Council’ action which will 
facilitate the proper functioning of the California Workers' Compensation program

AGENDA

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT AN AGENDA ITEM, 
PLEASE CONTACT THE PERSON LISTED BY THE ITEM BEFORE THE MEETING.

COMMITTEE MEETINGS OF THE IMC

Open to the Public

Thursday, May 15, 2003

Executive Committee

Review of Planning Session; Committee Structure; Mentoring Program; Medical Cost Control

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM

Dr. Tain

(858) 457-3700

Education Committee

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM

Dr. Walsh

(831) 373-1003

Consideration of Continuing Education Providers;

Discussion of QME Regulations; Charging for & Timing of QME Exam

     

Discipline Committee (Open Session)

Discussion of IMC response to CHSWC

9:30 AM – 9:50AM

Dr. Ng

(408) 295-0514

Discipline Committee (Closed Session)

Settlement Discussions

[Govt. Codes §11126(c)(2) (QME discipline)]

9:50 AM – 10:10 AM

Dr. Ng

(408) 295-0514

Fee Schedule

E/M Report

9:50 AM - 10:10 AM

Mr. Sommer

(650-)737-2700

Work Group on Manipulation Under Anesthesia

Proposal from  Board of Chiropractic Examiners

10:15 AM – 10:30 AM

Dr. Tain

(858) 457-3700

Work Group on Fibromyalgia

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Dr. Wakim

(714) 841-5333

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING
MEETING OF THE IMC
AGENDA

(cont.)

1.

10:35

Open Meeting - Call to Order

Dr. Tain

(858) 457-3700

2.

10:35

Public Comments

Comments are limited to three minutes per speaker.  Topics are subject to Council review and approval.  At the discretion of the Chair, opportunity to address the Council on specific agenda items may be permitted when the agenda item is called.

   

3.

10:40

Consent Agenda Items

Dr. Tain

(858) 457-3700

   

Approval of Minutes and Notice of Actions of March 2003 Meeting

   
   

Executive Medical Director's Monthly Report

Dr. McKenzie

(650) 737-2700

   

DWC Report

Mr. Gannon

(415) 703-4600

   

Legislation Update

Mr. Starkeson

(650) 737-2700

4.

11:00

Executive Committee Report - Action may be taken on this item

Review of Planning Session

Medical Cost Control

 
 

5.

11:15

Education Committee Report – Action may be taken on this item

Dr. Walsh

(831) 373-1003

   

Consideration of Continuing Education Providers

Life Chiropractic College West

   
   

Consideration of Adoption of Regulations

Adoption of Neuromusculoskeletal Protocol after 15-day Comment Period

Charging for & Timing of QME Exam

   

6.

11:35

Update on Manipulation Under Anesthesia

Dr. Tain

(858) 457-3700

7.

11:45

Update on Fibromyalgia

Dr. Wakim

(714) 841-5333

8.

11:55

Discipline Committee Report – Action may be taken on this item

Dr. Ng

(408) 295-0514

   

Petition of Daniel W. Bullock, MD, for Reinstatement as QME

Consideration of Settlement for Brian Brown, DC

Adoption of Precedential Decisions

Update on CHSWC Response

   

9.

12:10

Closed Session – QME Discipline

[Govt. Codes §11126(c)(2) (QME discipline)]

Dr. Ng

(408) 295-0514

10.

12:25

Announcements

Dr. Tain

(858) 457-3700

11.

 

Adjournment

Dr. Tain

(858) 457-3700