5-Minute IME Doesn't Defeat Massage Necessity Claims
Concord, NH (WorkersCompensation.com) – Is it reasonable and necessary for an employee to up and move out of state to receive treatment for an at-work injury?
Because an independent medical examination doctor spent just five minutes reviewing the case of a nurse seeking reimbursement for massage therapy, in Appeal of Laura Leborgne, No. 2019-0464 (N.H. 08/12/20), the New Hampshire Supreme Court held that the nurse established medical necessity despite some paperwork problems.
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