After 10 days from the inception of health care, the employee may select a different health care provider by giving to the employer the name of the health care provider and a statement of intention to treat with the health care provider. (39-A M.R.S § 206. 2)
Once an employee receives treatment from a health care provider pursuant to subsection 2, the employee may not change health care providers more than once without approval from the employer or the board. (39-A M.R.S § 206. 3)
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