Newsline No. 36-12  
August 3, 2012  

DWC Medical Unit accepting applications for the upcoming
qualified medical evaluator examination


The Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) is now accepting applications for the Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME) examination, which will be held Saturday, Oct. 27. The deadline for filing applications is Sept. 13.

QMEs are independent physicians certified by the DWC Medical Unit to conduct medical evaluations of injured workers. Applications for the QME exam may be downloaded from the DWC Website.

Applicants may also contact the Medical Unit at 510-286-3700 to request an application via U.S. mail or fax. For more detailed information please contact Joanne Van Raam at 510-628-2004 or Francine Wooley at 510-628-2038.