Forensic Medical Examination Frequently Asked Questions


01. What do I need to submit to receive payment?

The Application for Payment with the original signature and the itemized bill(s) associated with the forensic medical examination.


02. How long do I have to submit an Application for Payment?

The Application for Payment and the itemized bill(s) must be submitted within 1-year of the crime occurring.


03. How much will the Georgia Crime Victims Compensation Program pay for a forensic medical examination?

The Georgia Crime Victims Compensation Program will pay for the cost of a forensic medical examination up to $1,000 per victim, per victimization.


04. Are forensic interviews covered under this policy?

No. A forensic interview is not a covered expense for forensic medical exams for sexual assault victims.


05. Where do I send and Application for Payment and the associated bills?

Please mail Application for Payment and itemized bill(s) to:

The Georgia Crime Victims Compensation Program
104 Marietta Street NW, Suite 440
Atlanta, GA 30303