Navigating Disability Case Management

Category: Training

Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 9:00am - 4:30pm

Details:

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This full-day course provides practical and useful information to assist in implementing disability case management in the workplace and to do it more confidently and expertly. If you or your company is in need of advice about disability case management then this program is a must have! 

Managing WCB claims and private insurance claims can seem like a complex and unfamiliar role for employers.  However, employers can and should manage these claims to ensure a timely return to work, financial responsibility and to maintain the employer/employee relationship. This full day training program will review all aspects of Disability Case Management and the Employer’s role.

Participants will leave with practical and useful information to assist them to implement disability case management more confidently and expertly.   Participants will have many opportunities to be involved in discussions and ask questions.   A workshop binder will provide important information to review long after the session.

Program Overview:

Expert advice, information, answers, support and assistance to employers on the following:

  • Active monitoring of claims;
  • Confidentiality; what questions can you ask & when;
  • Disability Case Management vs. Claim Management;
  • Documentation, Building your file, Retention of Documents ;
  • IME's, Job Demands Analysis, Job Site Analysis, Functional Capacity Evaluation;
  • Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee (OHSC) vs. Disability Claims;
  • Lay-off and disability ;
  • Requesting more information form health care practitioners and the WCB;
  • Return to work planning;
  • Talking to WCB & other insurers;
  • Understanding Physiotherapy Reports; and
  • Worker's failure to participate/co-operate.

 

Price: $299.00 +HST

Time: 9:00am - 4:30pm

Lunch will be provided.

The session will be held at the OEA Office: 36 Brookshire Court, Suite 14, Bedford, Nova Scotia, B4A 4E9

 

Please Note:

 

Questions? Feel free to email joy.samuel@oeans.ca.

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