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  1. #1
    Join Date
    May 2011

    Default Open Medical Can I Change My Doctor

    If I settle with open medical. can I change my workmancomp Doctor?. I have this doctor since begnning ( 5 Year) and he is very good to me.
    but like to have opinion and treatment from a best doctor at mass general hospital to see if i can get any improvement in my condition. I settle without bein MMI. I am on medicare.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Feb 2007

    Default Re: Open Medical Can I Change My Doctor

    The carrier is still paying for medical care... as such, if they are permitted to control the medical, and select the Dr who treats will have to get a prior authorization to change. Nothing changes post settlement, with continuing medical being paid by the carrier.

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