Bulletin No. 45-06
August 10, 2006

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

The Division of Workers' Compensation (DWC) has secured locations for its Oct. 28, 2006 qualified medical evaluation (QME) examination. The exam will be given at:

Northern California
South San Francisco Conference Center
255 South Airport Blvd, Salons A-E
South San Francisco, CA 94080
Southern California
Embassy Suites
11767 Harbor Blvd., Landmark Ballroom
Garden Grove, CA 92840

Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. and the examination begins at approximately 10:00 a.m. After instruction is given, those taking the exam will have three hours to complete it.

The Medical Unit began accepting applications for the exam in mid-July and an application to take the exam must be filed by Sep. 7. Applications for the QME exam may be downloaded from the DWC Web site at http://www.dir.ca.gov/IMC/exampacket.pdf.

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