CPP Core Competencies

Bureau-certified physicians will be able to:

  1. Provide accurate causation opinions within the parameters of Tennessee workers’ compensation laws.
  2. Consistently set appropriate return-to-work expectations and goals with the injured workers whom they treat.
  3. Accurately assign temporary work limitations, maximum medical improvement, permanent impairment ratings, and permanent work restrictions, when applicable.
  4. Effectively communicate with injured workers, adjusters, case managers, and return-to-work coordinators.
  5. Expertly navigate the Tennessee workers’ compensation system, including treatment guidelines and utilization review appeals.