Partnering with the Trust
Workers' Compensation Trust
47 Barnes Industrial Park Road
Wallingford, CT 06492
This class is essential for all new Trust members as well as anyone in the organization who is new to responsibilities for claims and/or safety. The Trust has several proven resources and services designed specifically for our members to reduce employee injuries, lower workers’ compensation insurance costs, and to understand and implement OSHA compliant programs. Attendees will learn how the Trust manages workers’ compensation claims for better outcomes and the vital role our members play in the process. You will learn the value of utilizing a comprehensive managed care network and resources the Trust has available to assist with transitional duty/return to work.
Loss Control Services - Carol Fronczek, ARM, Vice President, Loss Control Services, Workers' Compensation Trust
Review and understand how to access free Trust loss control services and resources; educational programs, Trust University online training, our Video Lending library and sample programs and training to help develop, revise and/or implement safety programs.
Claims Administration - Kathi Bepko, AIC, WCLA, WCLS, SCLA, CMSP, Claims Manager, Workers' Compensation Trust
Learn about Trust TeleCare, nurse triage for injured workers, the significance of a 30C and a basic understanding of the Workers’ Compensation process to assist with better outcomes for injured employees.
Managed Care Program - Brian S. Downs, AIC, Vice President, Quality & Provider Relations, Workers' Compensation Trust
Learn about the benefits of Managed Care, how to access providers within the network and how the Trust works with providers for improved results. Also learn about Trust TeleCare, telephonic nurse triage to manage work related injuries.
Return to Work - Robb Wright, OTR/L, Return To Work Specialist/Managed Care Manager, Workers' Compensation Trust
Understand the role of the Trust’s Return to Work Specialist who works with our members on effective programs to keep injured employees at work in a safe and productive position.
New Trust members or personnel who are new to their position of handling workers’ compensation claims or employee safety.
3 CEUs from LeadingAge CT