Independent Medical Evaluation
Independent Medical Evaluation (IME) is conducted to determine the cause, extent and medical treatment of an injury caused by an accident / incident where liability is an issue. It is performed by a specialist who has not previously been involved in a patient's care.
Regional Medical Group has medical specialists available to provide Independent Medical Evaluation / Impairment Ratings after the trauma. An Independent Medical Evaluation / Impairment Ratings on the injured patient's medical status is evaluated whether a permanent impairment exists, a severe impairment, or the patient's exertional and functional abilities are affected.