20 NCAC 02B .0503          FEES: INDEPENDENT MEDICAL EXAMS‑DISABILITY RETIREMENTS

Physicians employed upon the recommendations of the Medical Board to examine and report on special cases of disability retirement applicants and re‑examination of disability beneficiaries shall be paid fees commensurate with usual, customary and reasonable charges for such tests, examinations, procedures and reports as the Medical Board might request; and, the amounts of such fees shall be predetermined by mutual agreement between the director and the physicians so employed, with the advice of the Medical Board as to the amounts, provided that no fee for any one applicant or beneficiary shall exceed the sum of one hundred and fifty dollars ($150.00).

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 135‑6(f); 135‑6(k);

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Readopted Eff. September 21, 1977;

Amended Eff. August 1, 1981.