Robert Hall, M.D. 

As Medical Director, Dr. Robert Hall advises customers and employees on evidence-based clinical and rehabilitation guidelines that optimize pharmacy, home health and durable medical equipment programs, to promote better outcomes for claimants. He also offers counsel on processes and procedures that identify and reduce prescription medication misuse and abuse.

A practicing, board-certified physical medicine and rehabilitation physician, Dr. Hall has healthcare, workers’ compensation and auto no-fault experience. He has treated patients in private practice, private and state-run hospitals and outpatient clinics. His areas of focus include electromyography, pain management, musculoskeletal medicine and stroke rehabilitation.

After receiving his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering at The Ohio State University, he continued his medical training and was chief resident in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the university’s medical center. Dr. Hall also serves as an adjunct assistant professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. He has received the distinction of Best Doctors in America® since 2009.

Recent insights

  • Panel discussion on behavioral health, Investing in Addiction Treatment and Recovery, Scottsdale, December 2018
  • WorkCompCentral, Treatment for Opioid Dependence Varies Among States, October 2018
  • WorkCompCentral, Injection Therapy Garners Interest as Alternative to Opioids, August 2018
  • Presentation at Insurance Rehabilitation Synergy Group Conference in San Francisco, May 2018
  • Subject expertise in CEU sessions:
    • Managing the prosthetics claim
    • Ancillary trends in workers’ comp and auto no-fault claims
    • Injection therapy
    • Clinical concerns and medication alternatives in workers’ comp and auto no-fault
    • Claims without opioids in workers’ comp and auto no-fault
    • Case management view in in workers’ comp and auto no-fault



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Dr. Robert Hall
Corporate Medical Director
Robert.Hall@​optum.com

250 Progressive Way
Westerville, OH 43082

Topics

  • Chronic pain
  • Clinical intervention
  • Comorbidities
  • Fraud, waste and abuse
  • Medical marijuana
  • Opioid analgesic utilization/management
  • Rehabilitation of catastrophic injuries