Court Appointed Medical Examiner
If you are a licensed psychiatrist/psychologist and interested in serving as a Court Appointed Medical Examiner on either the Adult or Juvenile Panel, you must submit a completed application. Applications are reviewed by the Judicial Recruiting Committee.
The Fee Schedule for Court Appointed Medical Examiners, which applies to all appointments, is available here.
If you are interested in serving on the Adult Panel you must complete an online application available here.
If you are interested in serving on the Juvenile Panel, you must complete an online application available here.
Claim for Payments for medical evaluations must be submitted in duplicate with supporting document, if applicable, no later than one year after the last date of services rendered.
Mail Claim for Payments to:
Kern County Superior Court
Attention: Executive Administrative Secretary
1415 Truxtun Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93301
If you have questions regarding the application process, contact (661) 610-6221.