Research Colloquium on Workers" Compensation Medical Benefit Delivery and Return to Work by Research Colloquium on Workers" Compensation Medical Benefit Delivery and Return to Work (2003)

Cover of: Research Colloquium on Workers

Published by Rand Institute for Civil Justice in Santa Monica, CA .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Workers" Compensation -- California -- Congresses.,
  • Delivery of Health Care -- California -- Congresses.,
  • Workers" compensation -- California.,
  • Workers" compensation claims -- California.

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Other titlesWorkers" compensation medical benefit delivery and return to work
StatementStephanie S. Teleki ... [et al.].
GenreCongresses.
SeriesConference proceedings (Rand Corporation)
ContributionsTeleki, Stephanie., California. Commission on Health and Safety and Workers" Compensation., Institute for Civil Justice (U.S.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD7103.65.U62 C265 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19340394M
ISBN 10083304009X
ISBN 109780833040091

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