The history and benefits of evidence-based medicine

This article by Phillip Denniston of the Work Loss Data Institute was published by the Florida Underwriter in August 2009. The article discusses how using evidence-based guidelines benefits all of the stakeholders in a claim — the employer, employee, insurer, and provider — by setting standards for care, and by taking the guesswork out of treatment and disability duration. Summit supports the use of the Official Disability Guidelines, uses them to guide our treatment decisions, and encourages our network providers to utilize these guidelines. Click here to read the full article.

(Article posted by permission of the Florida Underwriter.)