IMA Solutions is one of Canada’s leading providers of independent medical assessments for a reason: your goal is our goal. At IMA Solutions we provide services to the legal community as well as insurers and employers. In the medical-legal sector whether its liability, medical malpractice, plaintiff or defense counsel, we provide unbiased medical reports across the entire spectrum. In the employment and insurance sector we assist in facilitating healthy employees and satisfied plan members through timely diagnosis, pro-active objective treatment recommendations, and most importantly, evidentiary opinion on return to work.
To manage risk effectively, you need to understand the examinee’s medical diagnosis, prognosis, work capacity, and future care costs. At IMA Solutions, our experts can give you the information and evidence you need to establish your case confidentially. Our experts are experienced in arbitration and trial, and prepare all reports and documentation to meet the standards necessary for court acceptance.
An Independent Medical Evaluation (IME) is an objective, physical exam conducted by a physician or allied professional.
A Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE) assesses an examinee’s capabilities, limitations, motivational status, and reliability of effort based on accepted testing protocols, and is performed by an allied professional.
Job Demands Analysis (JDA) examines the physical and/or cognitive demands of the tasks or duties required in a specific job and is typically performed by a kinesiologist.
Medical File Review determines the reasonableness and appropriateness of the medical care rendered; medical necessity of care, and causal relationships.
Cost of Future Care Assessment or Life Care Plan is a comprehensive report that details current and future needs and financial requirements for individuals with a catastrophic injury or chronic health care needs.
We are a full handle IME service provider. Our assessors provide services from our centralized facilities. At IMA Solutions, we pride ourselves in facilitating the entire process: we control all the incoming and outgoing reports, client communication, follow-up teleconferencing as well as supplying interpreters and transportation as needed. With one call you can be assured that you will receive a quality, defensible medical report, and we will handle all the logistics.
Always connects you with informed people who will guide you along the process.
IMA’s mission is to demonstrate sincerity in our work with each of our valued clients and evaluators. At IMA, we thrive on being accountable for positive results, trust, problem solving, communication, conflict resolution and technical expertise. Every IMA team member is accountable for their actions and are accountable as a group. Fairness and transparency are at the heart of everything we do.
At IMA, everyone has equal opportunities to participate and communicate their ideas to manage valued client and evaluator needs. IMA’s horizontal approach best suits the development of personalized solutions for complex problems. We dedicate time to understanding each other’s roles and responsibilities. Every day we come together to elicit our best traits to deliver top performance and service.
IMA’s goal is to demonstrate our key values as a point of difference. We embrace our differences to best utilize our variety of talents to assist our valued client’s evaluators. IMA’s work values empathy, creativity and relationships to enable collaboration and communication. By being true to ourselves and our mission, IMA offers an authentic team that provides a personalized client and evaluator experience.