Medical Expert Services
Independent Medical Examinations
An independent medical examination (IME) occurs when a doctor, psychologist, or other licensed healthcare professional conducts an examination of an individual to help answer specific legal or administrative questions related to a variety of situations including disability claims, workers' compensation injuries, and personal injury claims.
Medical Record Reviews
We conduct medical record reviews for a variety of reasons including validation of a diagnosis, settling billing disputes, or investigating legal implications stemming from sustaining an injury.
Impairment Rating Evaluations/Disability and Fitness for Duty Assessments
An impairment rating is obtained to evaluate each covered illness that has reached MMI according to the rating physician.
Fitness for duty exams may reveal information about an employee's disability and are regulated by the ADA. This exam assesses an individual's ability to physically or psychologically perform required job duties.
Ergonomic assessments can be done on either an individual workstation or entire office or work spaces to find and mitigate ergonomic risks that could lead to long-term injury affecting how an employee does their job and enjoys their life outside of work.
Functional Capacity Evaluations
A functional capacity evaluation is a set of tests, practices, and observations that are combined ot determine the ability of the individual to function in a variety of circumstances, most often their position at work, in an objective manner.
Expert Deposition and Live Testimony
Our experts provide deposition testimony as well as live testimony in court when needed.