Independent medical evaluations and file reviews are objective, medically-informed assessments that enable clients to facilitate claims negotiations, settle claims disputes, and determine causality or current and future care needs depending on the claim type. direct IME has a full portfolio of services to address these issues.
direct IME service professionals are well versed with respect to regulatory guidelines, policy requirements, and legislative frameworks associated with the various clients and jurisdictions served, including the SABS and the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment. In addition to coordinating all aspects of the examination, file review or other service requested, we can provide additional assistance as required, including arranging accommodations, interpretation, and transportation services.
In some cases, diagnostic reviews and/or testing is required. direct IME can assist with scheduling for most diagnostic tests including bone, CT and MRI scans, EMG and more. Our services are available where you need them, when you need them.