Independent Medical Examinations

IMEs for disability, personal injury protection, and workers' compensation are comprehensive, objective, and unbiased. 

Our IME reports:

  • Provide complete and thorough history of examinee and review of medical records;
  • Address the specific area(s) of requested examination completely;
  • Establish that all the questions raised by the referral source have been properly addressed;
  • Contains clear, concise, and accurate information supporting the examination results;
  • Are accurate from a narrative and clinical perspective;
  • Include detailed analysis with supporting conclusions;
  • Ensure each question is addressed with supporting medical evidence (where applicable) without outside commentary;
  • Are aligned with client workflows and protocols; and
  • Has undergone a complete and thorough quality analysis.

*The quality analyst has no involvement regarding an evaluator’s report content or opinion.

Workers' Compensation

Services programs are tailored expressly for workers’ compensation, focusing on both causation and escalation. Services include:
  • Independent Medical Examinations
  • Medical-Legal Reviews
  • Medical Necessity Reviews
  • Peer Reviews
  • Peer File Reviews
  • Pharmacy Negotiations
  • Pharmacy Medical Necessity Reviews
  • Return-to-Work Negotiation

What's in a Report

IMEs for disability, personal injury protection, and workers' compensation are comprehensive, objective, and unbiased. 

Our IME reports:

  • Provide complete and thorough history of examinee and review of medical records;
  • Address the specific area(s) of requested examination completely;
  • Establish that all the questions raised by the referral source have been properly addressed;
  • Contains clear, concise, and accurate information supporting the examination results;
  • Are accurate from a narrative and clinical perspective;
  • Include detailed analysis with supporting conclusions;
  • Ensure each question is addressed with supporting medical evidence (where applicable) without outside commentary;
  • Are aligned with client workflows and protocols; and
  • Has undergone a complete and thorough quality analysis.

The quality analyst has no involvement regarding an evaluator’s report content or opinion.

 

Types of Examinations

NMG provides all types of independent medical examinations.

  • Independent Medical Examinations (IME)
  • Agreed Medical Examinations (AME)
  • Fitness for Duty Examinations
  • Partial Permanent Disability Examinations (PPD)
  • Physical Capacity Examinations (PCE)
  • Qualified Medical Examinations (QME)
  • Surgical Opinions
  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
  • Family Medical and Leave Act (FMLA)
  • Federal Employee Compensation Act (FECA)
  • Expert Testimony