What is a “Working Day” for Purposes of Utilization Review in California?

What is a “Working Day” for Purposes of Utilization Review in California?

The phrase “working day” is important here as Labor Code Section 4610 states that a claims administrator’s decision regarding requests by a physician shall be made in a timely fashion that is appropriate for the nature of the employee’s condition. Learn more here.

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Treatment Was Denied By Utilization Review and I Want To Sue The Doctor

Treatment Was Denied By Utilization Review and I Want To Sue The Doctor

The court found utilization review entities are afforded the same protection as insurance carriers and claims administrators who stand in the shoes of the employer, shielded from liability for anything other than the workers’ compensation claim.

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