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Evaluation by Doctors of Worker's Compensation Medical Issues

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August 23, 2019
1:00 pm ET (12 pm CT, 11 am MT, 10 am PT)
1 hour 30 minutes
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Ever wonder what the heck is going on with workers' compensation medical issues?

Ever wonder what the heck is going on with workers’ compensation medical issues? How are these cases typically handled? How do doctors determine whether someone is really injured, whether they were injured at work, and how serious the injury was? How do they determine how long a person should remain off work? When (if ever) does treatment stop for the injury? There are answers to these questions. Work injuries impact virtually every industry on the planet, including yours. This topic will provide a summary of how doctors evaluate workers’ compensation medical issues ranging from disputes over medical treatment to whether a work injury even occurred. Gaining insight into how these matters are evaluated could be helpful for any person.

Learning Objectives

• You will be able to describe how Causation, MMI, and impairment are determined.

• You will be able to discuss the appropriate steps taken by medical providers in assessing injury, impairment, and restrictions.

• You will be able to explain, in general, how a workers’ compensation claim is typically handled from a medical perspective.

• You will be able to identify the tools utilized by evaluators and medical providers in treating and assessing injured workers.

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