The majority of medical support claims are accepted. So why are the majority of claims taking more than 21 days to approve? Here’s the eye opener: As you can see, the insurers are approving the majority of requests for medical support. but: They are taking a heck of a long time to do it. I[…]
New Insurer Practices for Independent Medical Practitioners in place. Are you getting a choice of Independent Medical Examiners? You should have a choice of three. We asked for it, We lobbied for it, we got it. From December last year Icare NSW (they don’t have a logo yet so we are using the[…]
Your doctor, not the insurers “Independent Medical Examiner” not your insurers case manager, not your rehabilitation caseworker only your doctor can change your workers compensation certificate of capacity.
I hope that makes the answer to one of our most asked questions clear.
The system is broke. Where insurers have more say than your treating doctor on how you are treated after an injury then the system is nothing but broke and here are five ways in which we know the system is broke. Sign the petition for an Inquiry into the impact on injured workers. […]
Don’t sign that letter asking you for All your medical files!
The legislation states that an injured workers has to comply with all reasonable requests of the insurer. This isn’t the free for all the insurers like to think it is. […]