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WC Claims: Key Strategies for Improving Claim Outcomes

Workers' Compensation Trust, 47 Barnes Industrial Road South, Wallingford, CT 06492 (203) 678-0123

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Cost: Free to Members
Self-Insured Clients $100 per person

Trust staff, Robert Sadock MD, Arnold Holzman PhD and Attorney Neil Ambrose will provide attendees with information to reduce claims and foster ideal recovery and return to work. This class will review how to complete an effective Accident Investigation to assist with the claim process and to identify best practices for our members and the Trust for optimizing claim outcomes. Attendees will be provided with an overview of the current legal workers' compensation arena, and, learn how to keep injured workers engaged, the mindset of claim advocacy and gain insight into the worker injured through workplace violence or as associated with ‘client interaction.’ This class is for anyone new to the claim process or for those who want to better understand the most current best practices for positive claim outcomes.

Topics and Facilitators:

Accident Investigation - The Role in the Claims Process
Carol Fronczek, Vice President, Loss Control Services
Workers' Compensation Trust

Member/Trust Best Practices for Optimizing Claim Outcomes
Kathi Bepko, Claims Manager
Workers' Compensation Trust

Employer & Provider Considerations for Dealing with Employees Who Are Victims of Workplace Assaults

  • Robert Sadock, MD, Regional Director, Concentra Medical Centers     
  • Arnold Holzman PhD, Managing Partner, Behavioral Health Consultants, LLC
  • Robb D. Wright, OTR/L, RTW Specialist, Managed Care Manager, Workers' Compensation Trust

Legal Updates in Workers’ Compensation
Attorney Neil J. Ambrose, Partner
Letizia, Ambrose & Falls, P.C.

The Importance of Keeping Injured Workers' Engaged and Claims Advocacy
Brian S. Downs, Vice President, Quality & Provider Relations
Workers’ Compensation Trust
Robb D. Wright, OTR/L, Return to Work Specialist
Workers’ Compensation Trust

Audience:
Anyone who handles workers' compensation claims for your organization.

5.5 CEUs from LeadingAge CT