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Bryan Klipfel, director of Workforce Safety & Insurance

Doctor disputes report that he wasn't pressured on workers' compensation claims

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FARGO - The medical director of North Dakota's workers' compensation program disputes a finding by the agency that there was "no evidence, or even suggestion" he was asked to alter his medical opinion.

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Dr. Luis Vilella, medical director for Workforce Safety & Insurance, told The Forum he twice refused requests from the agency's managers asking him to delete information from his medical review of workers' claims.

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