When you have a workers’ compensation claim in Georgia, your employer is required to have a posted panel of physicians. The posted panel of physicians is a list of doctors you have to choose from if you are injured on the job. However, there are several legal requirements to make the posted panel valid. If a panel is not valid you very well maybe able see you doctor, that is as long as he accepts workers’ compensation patients.
For more information on your ability to see your doctor, you should obtain a readable copy of your posted panel. Our office will provide analysis on if you have a valid panel or not free of charge. Don’t be manhandled by the adjuster call today.
Be informed. Be aware. Be prepared.
Ty Wilson is a Georgia workers compensation attorney, with offices in Savannah and Atlanta, who provides free information to the injured and the families of the injured. Visit tywilsonlaw.com to order his FREE Georgia workers compensation “Special Reports” and to read his many articles and to watch his videos.
If you have specific questions for a workers compensation attorney in Georgia, give Ty at call 912-508-4711 in Savannah or 770-948-5454 in Atlanta.