Florida Regulations 59A-30.005

From Wcc
Jump to: navigation, search

Florida > Regulations

§ 59A-30.005 Assignment of Expert Medical Advisors.

(1) The expert medical advisor shall be utilized by the Agency and the judges of compensation claims pursuant to Sections 440.13(9)(b), (c), Florida Statutes.

(2) When expert medical advisor services are requested by a judge of compensation claims or the Agency, the Agency shall, within 10 days, assign an expert medical advisor through a rotation system based on the specific physician expertise requested.

(3) The Agency shall contact the expert medical advisor; define the assignment; notify the carrier prior to the service being rendered; and notify the requesting party of the name of the expert medical advisor selected.

Specific Authority 440.13(9), 440.591 FS. Law Implemented 440.13(9) FS. History - New 1-23-95, Formerly 38F-54.005.