Changes in the QME Population and Med-Legal Trends in California Workers' Comp

Announced : February 28, 2018


The study also uses 2007 – June 2017 IRIS claims data to examine changes in the level of services rendered by evaluators over that 10-1/2 year span, identifying the mix of services, average payments for all med-legal services and for specific levels of service, and the percent of services performed by AME vs. QMEs. A Research Update report on the study is posted in the Research section.