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Workers’ Comp – Authorized Physician – Wrist Injury (access required)

Where claimant’s initial treating physician referred him on to other physicians for treatment of his fractured wrist, which eventually required surgery, the Court of Appeals says the physicians to whom claimant was referred also were authorized treating physicians and employer is responsible for medical payments to those two physicians. The commission also did not err when ...