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    fred Guest

    Default Workers Comp Approved Surgery, But Pre-Op Found A Problem - Is It Covered?

    I was approved for surgery,yet during the pre op tests my EKG was not good enough for surgery, having a a previous settlement in 2002 they had compared EKGs from that surgerys EKG.I have" lifetime medical" that OKd the surgery, My question is this. If a test stands in the way of an approved surgery, does the Ins Comp have to pay for it?
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    Freed in Tennessee

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    sh Guest

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    Yes they should pay for any test that get's them off the hook for a surgery.

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