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Astounded by insurance company actions, doctor will not take another workers comp case

Winter Haven, Fla(WFLA) - A Polk county psychologist says the lack of treatment for an injured worker has convinced him to never again handle a workers compensation case.

Dr. Frank Schultz determined that Neil Eckelberger suffered a Traumatic Brain Injury in a September 2017 explosion at work.  

Schultz believes workers comp handcuffs health care professionals from providing the best treatment for injured employees.

He worries what will happen to injured workers who don't receive the help they need. 

I'll have more on the story tonight at 6 p.m. 

 


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