Macon, GA asked in Workers' Compensation for Georgia

Q: In a worker's comp case the insurance company says that I must pay for the medical clearance for my surgery. Is this tru

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G. Robert Ryan, Jr.
G. Robert Ryan, Jr.
  • Workers' Compensation Lawyer
  • Valdosta, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: Generally, the insurer is required to pay for reasonable and necessary treatment for the work injury, if provided by an authorized treating physician or an authorized referral. Your medical clearance may or may not be covered based on the specific circumstances of your case. I agree that it is best if you consult with an attorney. Please note that no attorney client relationship is created by responding to this post. Thank you.

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