Medical Advisory Committee Meeting

May 10, 2022, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm CDT


May 10, 2022

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm CDT


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


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, May 10, 2022 from 1-3 PM (CDT). This meeting is open to the public and will be held in the Tennessee Room, located on 1A, 220 French Landing Drive, Nashville, TN and will be available virtually via MS Teams.

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  • Date: Tuesday, May 10, 2022, 1:00PM CDT
  • Location:
    • Bureau of Workers’ Compensation Large Conference Room
    • 220 French Landing Drive
    • Nashville, TN. 37243
    • Microsoft Teams
  • Call to Order
  • Introductions
  • Determination of a Quorum
  • Approval of minutes: January 18, 2022 (action)
  • Conflict of Interest Forms
  • Old Business:
    • ODG Update – April 1, 2022 (action)
    • AMA Guides® 6th Edition 2021, 2022
    • Telehealth Update
    • Medical Fee Schedule (Medicare) Update
    • Rules/Legislation Update
    • UR report
    • REWARD and Certified Physician Program
    • COVID Update
  • New Business:
    • Access to Care: Psychiatry, Other Specialists
  • Announcements
  • Next Meeting: Tuesday, September 20 or 27, 2022.
  • Adjournment

Meeting Accessibility

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, by phone at 615-253-1331, Fax – 615-741-4772, TN Relay Service:  711
Servicio de Relevo en Espanol:
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Fax:  615-532-1355