Medical Issues Committee

The Medical Issues Committee exists to identify problems, challenges, and innovative approaches in the fields of occupational health medicine, disability, and rehabilitation; develop implementation strategies, information, and technical resources; and provide inter-jurisdictional assistance to promote best medical and disability management practices.

Upcoming Calls

View upcoming meetings on the calendar.

Current Projects
  • Providing educational sessions on medical issues impacting workers' compensation
  • Sharing jurisdictional updates on medical issues
  • Produced resources on opioids, fee schedules, telehealth, and other medical issues
Committee Materials

Official Committee members can continue to the Medical Issues Committee Community.

Medical Issues Committee

  • Lisa Wichterman
    Lisa Wichterman
    Medical Policy Specialist Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry Workers Compensation Division
    Chair
  • Christy Culkin
    Christy Culkin
    Manager of Medical Services Colorado Division of Workers' Compensation
    Vice Chair
  • Dr. Brian Wilson
    Dr. Brian Wilson
    Director of Medical and Health Services Research Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation
    Board Liaison
  • Jessica Faust
    Jessica Faust
    Events and Marketing Coordinator IAIABC
    Staff Liaison
  • Brianna Schumann
    Brianna Schumann
    Community Services Manager IAIABC
    Staff Liaison