The Department of Workers' Claims' medical schedulers are responsible for the coordination of scheduling university evaluations at the University of Kentucky, the University of Louisville, Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital and Commonwealth Respiratory Consultants, pursuant to KRS 342.315
. Examinations are conducted in all hearing loss claims, occupational disease claims and in claims by order of an administrative law judge.
Timely scheduling of university evaluations by the universities and preparing and sending reports are elements that are critical to the success of the program.
Statutes and Regulations
Medical evaluations by university medical schools -- Procedures -- Report -- Payment of costs -- Performance assessment of medical schools.