independent medical examinations, work site assessments, advice on treatment plans, functional abilities, and return to work planning consistent with medical disability advisor guidelines.
are specifically identified by WCB and receive additional payment for WCB client assessments and case conferencing.
The WCB or physicians may refer issues to EPS physicians for advice and assistance regarding treatment, functional abilities and return to work. Referrals are also accepted from physicians who choose not to treat WCB patients. The EPS can also provide consistency of care when there’s no treating physician.
Use the WCB Service Provider Directory to find an EPS physician.