RateFast Speed Seminar Series
Digitization of Workers' Comp
Digitization: a standardized system to obtain consistent and meaningful content across a user base.
Large errors currently are in the system due to manual processing of impairment values.
2006 study showed 79% error rate California WC low back impairment values.
A QME performs a right shoulder impairment rating. Two measurements are obtained with a goniometer. The report is digitally checked by the stakeholder.
Question: What’s found missing?
Answer: Half of the Data Set