Court: Doctor Doesn't Have to See Buttock Spasms to Establish Injury
Little Rock, AR (WorkersCompensation.com) – If a doctor doesn’t see a worker experiencing spasms, does that mean they don’t exist for workers’ compensation purposes?
According to the court in Melius v. Chapel Ridge Nursing Center LLC, No. CV-20-114 (Ark. Ct. Ap. 02/10/21), requiring a medical provider to actually observe a worker’s buttock spasms wasn’t required under Arkansas law, and objective medical evidence supported their existence without direct ...
Log in to Your Free Account to Read the Rest....
The article you are attempting to read is part of our free Premium Media Services, offering original content for the workers' compensation community. Please log in to view this content. Don't have an account? Registration is quick and free! Click here for free and immediate access to all the Featured News and Experts' Views.