White Paper

The Quality Divide: When and How to Request an IME?

When opinions are in question, it’s time to seek an independent medical exam to provide a third-party perspective.

White Paper Summary

As a workers’ compensation claims professional, there are times when you need clarity on specific aspects of a case. For example, what is the true cause of a claimant’s condition? Is this recommendation the best course of treatment? Does a degree of malingering or injury exaggeration exist? In other situations, the case can be complicated by comorbidities – such as diabetes, hypertension or depression – which can hinder recovery.

Faced with these challenges, you can leverage an independent medical exam (IME) to help determine the next step in the claim and injury management process. Download to learn about using IMEs to help make difficult decisions to significantly benefit both the employer and injured worker.

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To learn more about Genex Services, please visit their website.

Genex is an industry-leading provider of cost-containment and integrated care management services in the occupational, non-occupational, auto, and group healthcare markets. We focus on controlling health care costs and reducing disability expenses.

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