New Disability Evaluation Unit Procedures Concerning Almaraz/Guzman Ratings

In a September 15, 2011 memorandum authored by DEU Manager Barry Knight, the Disability Evaluation Unit has issued new written procedures regarding the handling of summary ratings involving . The DEU memorandum sets forth a specific procedure for providing AMA Guides and Almaraz/Guzman ratings cross-referencing each other using specific language in the rating. The companion