Review of 2018 QME Regulations
Courses are approved by
the California DWC Medical Unit.
Daniel Buch, BS, DC, QME
WCAB Administrative Law Judge, Christopher Miller
Narrated online video presentation of California QME procedures and California
DWC QME regulations. This module consists of three (3) 50 minute video Sections.
A 50 question online quiz is taken at the end of the 3rd Section.
QME Selection Process
- SB863 - Implications for QME's
- Represented vs. Unrepresented Applicants
- Panel QME, AME, Agreed Panel QME
- The Role of the QME
- Medical legal vs Clinical role
- Medical legal disputes
- Medical legal opinion, reasoning, internal consistency
Post-Howard et.al. Settlement
Pending MLFS Changes
Report Complexity Factors
Conduct of the QME during the evaluation
Selected sections of the 2016 California DWC Medical Unit Physicians Guide
Selected sections of the California DWC QME Regulations
Selected sections of the California Labor Code
Selected sections of the AMA Guides for the Evaluation of Physical Impairment (5th
No expenses of this course are underwritten or subsidized by vendors of any
goods, supplies or services.
Online quiz is interactive, feedback is given to incorrect
Sample - 2018 QME Regulations
you can view our sample video below, you are good to go!