Independent Medical Assessments: What Are They And How Can I Prepare?

Independent Medical Assessments: What Are They And How Can I Prepare? What is an independent medical assessment (“IME”)? If you have been injured and are advancing a tort and/or accident benefits claim, it is quite likely that at some point you will be asked to attend one or more IME’s. These assessments are also known as “medical-legal assessments” (when arranged by your own personal injury lawyer), … Continued

Seven Tips For Preparing Treatment And Assessment Plans

Seven Tips For Preparing Treatment And Assessment Plans The no-fault Ontario accident benefit system is complex. To access treatment, accident victims must have healthcare providers submit treatment and assessment plans (OCF-18s) to insurance companies for pre-approval in most circumstances. Because pre-approval from the insurer is required, it is imperative that these treatment and assessment plans are approved. Here are seven tips for preparing … Continued