SPRINGFIELD, Pa., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuum announced today the expansion of its Independent Medical Examination (IME) provider network to Connecticut. This statewide panel is comprised of credentialed, board-certified physicians who have demonstrated expertise in IMEs and other medical-legal reviews. Continuum's Medical Evaluation Services division provides IMEs, depositions, medical records reviews, peer reviews and external appeals reviews for insurance companies, attorneys and managed care organizations nationally. These services assist in the handling of claims for workers' compensation, personal injury, auto, liability, disability and the Family Medical Leave Act. Continuum's services include centralized, toll-free scheduling, quality reviews and rapid turn-around time. "The launching of this Connecticut network furthers our efforts to provide full-service managed care capabilities in the areas of workers' compensation and other lines of insurance," noted Peter Hotz, President and Chief Executive Officer of Continuum. "Our IME services will interface well with our workers' compensation and disability managed care capabilities." Continuum is the first organization to deliver total occupational health management on a national basis. This comprehensive approach includes the management of preventive and compliance-related services, workers' compensation and disability services and health promotion and fitness services. Based in Springfield, PA, with offices in Atlanta, San Diego and Wilton, CT, the company currently has over 285 employees and 500 clients. For more information on Continuum's IMEs and related services, contact Pam Shervin at 888-352-7200 x155 or visit the company's web site at www.continuumhc.com .