What To Know About Challenging Your IME
If your work-related injury requires further scrutiny, you might be asked to undergo an independent medical examination (IME). This exam is very different than your typical exam, and what the doctor finds could impact your workers' compensation claim in a major way. Read on to find out more about the IME and what to do when the results are unsatisfactory. What to Know About the IME This exam is performed by a doctor that works under contract with the workers' compensation insurance carrier.