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June 2015 Blog

  • The Extent of the Carrier’s Right to Direct Treatment

    SC Code Sections 42-15-60 and 42-15-80 specify that the choice of the treating physician belongs to the employer.  This is a right afforded under the Act that must be protected, particularly in light of the increasing numbers of orthopedic groups expanding the scope of their practices by adding pain management specialists.  I recently had a…

    Posted 6/22/2015