In 2005, 78 000 British Columbians reported injuries from motor vehicle collisions to ICBC. The medical records of injured patients are an important component of the evidence in the adjudication of ICBC claims.
Patients injured in motor vehicle collisions can be more complex to manage than the average primary care patient. Some patients may have compounding issues beyond their physical injuries. Psychological factors, including home stresses, work issues, financial problems, or the worsening of pre-existing conditions can affect recovery.Read More