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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

www.lni.wa.gov/ClaimsIns/Claims/File/ImpairDisability/default.asp

You may be rated for a permanent partial disability before L&I closes the claim. When you have completed treatment but have suffered a permanent disability, ...

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 ...

bradtlawblog.wordpress.com/2012/08/21/how-much-is-a-permanent-partial-disability-rating-worth-in-a-minnesota-work-comp-claim

Aug 21, 2012 ... It is referred to as a Permanent Partial Disability (PPD) rating or an Impairment rating. It is not intended to represent “pain and suffering”, nor ...

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 ...