Yamira Misle Pinango v. Clubcorp USA, Inc. and Liberty Mutual Insurance

In Yamira Misle Pinango v. Clubcorp USA, Inc. And Liberty Mutual Insurance the authorized physician referred claimant for an ENT evaluation but the E/C did not authorize care or respond to the petition for benefits filed. The Pretrial Stipulation suggested the E/C had agreed to the authorization, but at the time of trial no appointment had been scheduled. The JCC found the E/C had stipulated to the evaluation and GRANTED the petition claim, with the E/C retaining the right o select the physician.

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