The development of accurate medical standards is imperative to determine an employee’s readiness to return to work. Every year, US companies pay billions to manage the cases of injured workers. It has been observed that companies spend much more than necessary in a lot many cases when treating physicians are forced to give their best guess about an employee’s readiness and safety to return to work. Organizations should learn how to develop accurate medical standards which will help them hold capital that may be currently hampered in cases of poorly managed injured workers.
In this session Marc A. Turina, MPT, CPE will help you identify the kinds of practitioners/personnel who are best suited to develop accurate medical standards. Going forward, you will learn what should be included in an accurate medical standard and how to effectively utilize accurate medical standards so as to preserve employee health and control costs.
Who Should Attend
All management level stakeholders in the process for returning injured workers to their work including:
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Marc Turina MPT, CPE
Marc Turina is ErgoSmart’s principal consultant. Marc is a board certified professional ergonomist and a licensed physical therapist with over 18 years of combined experience in ergonomics consulting and musculoskeletal injury prevention. Marc has developed and delivered many ergonomics and back safety training p... More info