1 Legal Specialization in Workers’ Compensation Law and 1 Participatory MCLE Credits
In this one-hour webinar, join Judge Myrle R. Petty (from the San Bernardino District Office of the WCAB) as she discusses the philosophy, purpose and appropriate use of the AMA Guides, 5th Edition as well as discussing the practical application of the Guides so that all users of the AMA Guides, whether attorney, physician, claims examiner or lay person can gain an increased understanding of the Guides. Since knowledge is power, the more you understand about the Guides the better you can use them for your benefit.Whether you are a physician wanting to produce more “bullet-proof” medical reports or whether you want to acquire information to help you to bolster or attack medical reports, this session will provide a starting point to understanding and using the Guides as well as a foundation for the later webinar sessions that will address the various criteria for evaluating permanent impairments in the various body systems and parts.
Speaker: Hon. Myrle Petty