656.794 established the Medical Advisory Committee in
1965. The committee members are appointed by the Director
of the Department of Consumer and Business Services. The
committee meets regularly with Workers Compensation Division
management to provide advice to the director on matters
relating to the provision of medical care to workers.
Members of the committee include representatives of the
types of health care providers that are most representative
of those providing medical care services to injured workers.
The committee also includes one insurer representative,
one employer representative, one worker representative,
and one managed-care organization representative. The
director may appoint other persons as may be determined
necessary to carry out the purpose of the committee."