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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Impairment_rating

An impairment rating is a percentage intended to represent the degree of an individual's impairment, which is a deviation away from one's normal health status and functionality. Impairment is distinct from disability. An individual's impairment rating is based on the restrictive impact of an impairment, whereas disability ...

www.disabilitysecrets.com/resources/understanding-permanent-disability-rating-system.htm

A permanent disability rating, sometimes known as a permanent impairment rating, is an assessment of the severity of your permanent impairment. A permanent ...

imecarecenter.com/workers-comp-impairment-rating-guide

Permanent impairments are also subject to impairment ratings, which place the impairment on a scale and quantify the injury. Total disability situations can also ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/314195-overview

Apr 6, 2016 ... The medical community, the public, and the scientific literature often misunderstand the distinction between disability and impairment.

cpollardlaw.com/virginia-workers-compensation/benefits/permanent-partial-disability-benefits-ppd

A disability rating that assigns a level of permanent impairment to the injured body part and explains the rationale behind the finding. Usually this is done by ...

blog.reduceyourworkerscomp.com/2010/01/10-things-eeryone-should-know-about-impairment-ratings

Jan 11, 2010 ... When impairment is assessed at maximal medical improvement (MMI), it is turned into a “rating” that is translated into permanent disability ...

blog.reduceyourworkerscomp.com/2011/03/the-basics-of-workers-compensation-impairment-ratings

Mar 29, 2011 ... If the employee has any decrease in functional ability, the medical provider will assign an impairment rating, also known as a disability rating.

www.ssa.gov/disability/professionals/bluebook/AdultListings.htm

Disability Evaluation Under Social Security Listing of Impairments - Adult Listings (Part A). The following sections contain medical criteria that apply to the ...

www.dir.ca.gov/dwc/pdr.pdf

Jun 16, 2005 ... The calculation of a permanent disability rating is initially based on a evaluating physician's impairment rating, in accordance with the medical ...