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Chapter 4.5. Division of Workers' Compensation
Subchapter 1. Administrative Director--Administrative Rules
Article 5.5.2. Medical treatment utilization schedule
(a) The Administrative Director adopts and incorporates by reference the Eye Chapter (ACOEM Practice Guidelines, 2nd Edition (2004), Chapter 16) into the MTUS from the ACOEM Practice Guidelines.
(b) If recovery has not taken place with respect to pain by the end of algorithm 16-6, the chronic pain medical treatment guidelines in section 9792.24.2 shall apply.
|| Note: Authority cited: Sections 133, 4603.5, 5307.3 and 5307.27, Labor Code. Reference: Sections 77.5, 4600, 4604.5 and 5307.27, Labor Code.
1. New section filed 6-18-2009; operative 7-18-2009 pursuant to GovernmentCode section 11343.4 (Register 2009, No. 25).
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