Work Related Injuries

Our goal is to get you back to work, pain free, as quickly as possible. Our doctors and pain specialists know the right questions to ask to help you return to your pain free lifestyle. Contact Colleen Knipple 815-727-3030 (Work Comp & Personal Injury/Auto Accident coordinator)

Physician Experience

The physicians at Parkview Musculoskeletal Institute (PMI) have extensive experience treating the injured worker. They provide high quality, timely and cost effective care. They are cognizant of the importance of early return to work when medically appropriate. Currently, they are treating a large volume of injured workers from a variety of industries in the Chicagoland area. Referral sources can be assured that there is a strict standard of excellence and patient care at PMI

Communication

Timely communication of patientsĀ“ medical condition and work status is given high priority at PMI. The transcribed appointment notes are faxed to the adjuster, RN case manager and/or employer within 24-48 hours of the patientĀ“s appointment. At each appointment the injured worker is given a work status update form indicating treatment, medications and testing requested as well as current and anticipated dates for returning to work.

PMI Commitment

PMI physicians, nurses, and staff realize the importance of quality care and excellent communication. Commitment to these issues ensures appropriate testing, diagnosis, treatment and timely reporting to the injured worker, adjuster, case manager and employer. The physicians and staff of Parkview Musculoskeletal Institute maintain a commitment to high quality orthopaedic care evident to both the injured worker and referral sources.