There are basic steps in the IME process, from the initial treatment of a patient to the request for an independent medical examination by a carrier, employer or TPA upon appeal by the claimant. Look at the steps outlined below to understand what measures are taken to ensure an accurate and unbiased outcome. 

Infographic outlining the the ime process, or independent medical examination process for a second opinion in workers' compensation and disability cases.

What are the steps in the IME process? [Infographic]