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INFORMATION ABOUT THE ONGOING NOVEL CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

Medical Advisory Committee Meeting

March 17, 2020, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm CDT

Event

March 17, 2020

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm CDT


Location

Tennessee Room (1st Floor, Side A) 220 French Landing Drive Nashville, TN 37243


Contact

Suzy.Douglas@tn.gov


Public Notice

Agenda

The Medical Advisory Committee is comprised of practitioners in the medical community having experience in the treatment of workers’ compensation injuries, representatives of the insurance industry, employer representatives, and employee representatives to assist the administrator in the development of the treatment guidelines and advise the administrator on issues relating to medical care in the Workers’ Compensation system.

Public Notice

The Medical Advisory Committee will meet on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 from 1-3 PM (Central Time). This meeting is open to the public and will be held in the Tennessee Room, 1st floor, side A of 220 French Landing Drive, Nashville, TN 37243.

Call-In Information

If you are unable to attend in-person, you can call in to 1-415-655-0003 (US TOLL) with the access code: 643 095 037.

You can also join via the WebEx App with the password: workerscomp.

Agenda

  • Call to Order
  • Introductions
  • Determination of a Quorum
  • Approval of the Minutes from January 28, 2020
  • Conflict of Interest Forms 
  • Old Business
    • ODG Update: January, February (digital copies sent with minutes)
      https://www.odgbymcg.com/
    • Telemedicine/Telehealth work group
    • UR Work Group
    • Legislative Update
    • Access to Care Report
  • New Business
    • Psychology/CBT coding without psychological diagnosis
  • Announcements
    • Annual Conference June 10-12, 2020
  • Next Meeting: Tuesdays April 21 or May 19 
  • Adjournment

Accommodations

Individuals with disabilities who wish to participate in these proceedings should contact Evelyn Gaines Guzman to discuss any auxiliary aids or services needed to facilitate participation.  Such contact may be in person, by writing, telephone or other means and should be made no less than ten days prior to the scheduled meeting date to allow time to provide such aid or service.  Contact Evelyn Gaines Guzman by email at Evelyn.Gaines.Guzman@tn.gov, by phone at 615-253-1331, Fax – 615-741-4772, TN Relay Service:  711

Servicio de Relevo en Espanol:
1-866-503-0263 (Voice, TTY, ASCII)
Fax:  615-532-1355

DATE OF NOTICE: January 29, 2020