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: October 17, 2002

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:45 PM

Place: Holiday Inn, LAX

9901 La Cienega Blvd.,

Los Angeles, CA 90045

Tel. No. (310) 649-5151

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

Open to the Public

Thursday, October 17, 2002

Executive Committee 8:30 – 8:50 AM Dr. Pitts (714) 967-4692

Education Committee 8:50 – 9:25 AM Dr. Walsh (831) 373-1003

Consideration on Cont. Educ.Providers;

Discussion of Regulatory Changes

Foot and Ankle Guidelines

Fee Schedule Committee – RBRVS Report 9:25 – 9:45 AM Mr. Sommer (650)-737-2700

Discipline Committee (Closed Session) 9:30 – 10:00 AM Dr. Ng (408) 295-0514

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

 

GENERAL MEETING

1. 10:00 Open Meeting - Call to Order Dr. Pitts (714) 967-4692

2. 10:05 Consent Agenda Items

Approval of Minutes and Notice of Dr. Pitts (714) 967-4692

Actions of Sept. 19, 2002 Meetings

Executive Medical Director's Monthly Report Dr. S. McKenzie (650) 737-2700

Legislative Report Mr. Fisher (650) 737-2700

DWC Report Mr. Gannon (415) 703-4600

3. 10:25 Education Committee Report Dr. Walsh (831) 373-1003

Consideration for Cont. Educ. Providers

QME Regulations

Vote on Foot and Ankle Guidelines

4. 10:40 Fee Schedule Committee Report Mr. Sommer (650) 737-2700

5. 11:00 Overview of the Work of the NIH Advisory Dr. Yang (415) 781-4010

Council for Complementary & Alternative Medicine

6. 11:15 Discipline Committee – (Closed Session) Dr. Ng (408) 295-0514

(Per Title 2, Division 3, Part 1, Section 11126(d) of the Government Code)

In regard to the Accusations of: Michael Uzelac, D.D.S.,

Robert Glover, D.C. and Margaret Howell, D.C.

7. 11:35 Announcements Dr. Pitts (714) 967-4692

8. 11:40 Adjournment Dr. Pitts (714) 967-4692

9. 11:45-12:45 Ad Hoc Committee on Educational Statements - Dr. Wakim (714) 841-5333

Fibromyalgia (Open to the Public)