I fell over boxes in floor and filed the report with store and went to hospital still having problems now they say I need MRI and maybe surgery on my shoulder and don't have any insurance to get this done how do I get help ineed
The workers' compensation carrier should be paying for your medical treatment. I would recommend that you consult a lawyer ASAP for a free consultation.See question
I've gotten 4 injections for my back injury. I had an MRI in February (2015) that showed shallow central disc herniation, w/annual tear. DDD, and stenosis in Lumbar along with bulging in another area. And herniated disc in thoracic area encroachin...
Yes it's normal to do another MRI to see if condition worsened. You are entitled to your own free change when you decide you want it What doctor you get to choose will be dependent on whether your employer has a valid panel.See question
I just received my IME report, and he's recommending surgery. My question is, can the IME Doctor perform my surgery?
If the adjuster agrees, then yes. Or if you are entitled to a change of doctor, you might be able to obtain that way. I would suggest you contact wc lawyer to discuss specifics.See question
So was approved to see another Doctor yesterday. Will this be my new treating Doctor? The Dr I've been seeing, has "no more treatment" for me. She marked "referral to physician" , then wrote "2nd opinion" to see (name of dr). Will he be treating m...
It depends. If you want that new doctor to be your new doctor, talk to the adjuster and get her to agree in writing. If you do not want this doctor, tell her (in writing best) that you do not agree to a change in doctor. I would recommend that you discuss your choice in doctors with a lawyer ASAPSee question
I've already had an IME (surgeon)that was requested by workers comp, but now the Doctor I'm seeing wants to refer me to another surgeon for a "second opinion". The first Doctor i saw has already ruled out surgery. My question is, does my treating ...
Yes your doctor can request a second opinion as a referral. You may also be entitled to your own second opinion. I would discuss your options with a workers' comp lawyer.See question
I might have to have surgery done on my back. I have two herniated disc (mid/low back) with annual tear spinal stenosis & DDD I've had 3 injections already with NO improvement. If have to have surgery, but choose not to, will that DECREASE my sett...
Possibly. Talk to a lawyer before discuss with your doctor again.See question
I had a knee replacement 2011. I stopped receiving weekly payments 5 months ago.
It depends on the hearing issues. Why did your benefits stop? You should consult with a WC lawyer ASAP.See question
slipped and fell at truck stop in Harrisonburg va.
From the facts you listed, I cannot tell what kind (s) of attorneys you need. I would call someone on this list to discuss further.See question
I was in camp Lejeune, during time of toxic water, I have myeloma,bone caner. prostate removed, cancer still in area
This question should be posted on government practice area.See question
this is the state of ga job they fired me after the acident I was not the driver I have gotten workman comp for 18 month and just got a letter
It depends on what your doctor has said. I would contact a lawyer ASAPSee question