WCB-WCAT Appeal / CPP Disability

Does your client have a British Columbia Workers Compensation Board (WCB) or Workers Compensation Appeal Tribunal (WCAT) appeal?

Man looking down, seen from back.We provide assistance with injured workers who are appealing their WorkSafe BC decisions to the Workers’ Compensation Appeal Tribunal (WCAT).

Our Experience

As a former WCB Medical Advisor, and as the first Medical Coordinator for WCAT, Dr. G. Parhar has extensive experience in the medical aspects of compensation issues.

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How we can help

We provide assessments and reports for causation, disability and permanent functional impairment issues. This can assist with a WorkSafe BC decision that is being appealed.

Our fee is kept within WorkSafe BC/WCAT guidelines, so that the worker should be able to get full reimbursement for our medical report fee.

Does your client have a CPP Disability Appeal?

We can provide assistance with your client’s CPP Disability Appeal. Dr. Parhar’s extensive experience in disability medicine, including being the occupational doctor for multiple employers, a former WorkSafe BC Medical Advisor and WCAT Medical Coordinator, will assist in providing a thorough assessment of your disability.

What is an Independent Medical Exam?

Dr. Parhar, using his extensive experience in disability medicine, occupational medicine, general practice and family practice, can provide a comprehensive Independent Medical Examination (IME) that addresses your client’s physical and psychological conditions.

What does an Independent Medical Exam provide?

  • Detailed history
  • Physical examination
  • Diagnosis
  • Review of past medical, personal, social and occupational history
  • Review of additional documents such as family doctor’s clinical notes, specialist’s reports, medical imaging investigations, laboratory tests and reports from other health professionals
  • Summary of treatments and prognosis
  • Detailed prognosis including medical condition and the impact on current and future occupational ability
  • Impact on personal, family and social functioning in the future
  • Recommendation for future treatments and future needs and assistive devices

Learn more

For further information or to schedule an appointment please contact appointments@coremedicalcentre.ca. Please remember to ask about our complimentary Cost of Future Care (CFC) report program. For a referral form, please click here.