Posted on November 11, 2014
Expert guidance from industry leaders, networking opportunities to share best practices and ideas with peers, as well as valuable continuing education credits are what await the thousands of workers comp industry professionals who will be heading to the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas on November 19th-21st for the 23rd annual National Workers’ Compensation and Disability Conference & Expo (NWCDC) #NWCDconf.
This conference is the premier source for those seeking to stay on the forefront of cutting-edge industry developments and solutions to common problems facing those working in workers’ compensation and disability management.
Amramp is looking forward to joining more than 260 fellow healthcare-focused vendors at what promises to be a hugely attended, top-notch event. Many of the companies participating are experts on:
- Alternative Risk
- Case Management
- Claims Investigation
- Claims Management
- Cost Containment
- Disability Management
- Ergonomic Solutions
- Healthcare Management
- Injury Prevention
- Managed Care
- Medical and Pharmaceutical
- Processing Solutions
- Reporting Software
- Risk Management
- Vocational Rehabilitation
The list of industry professionals and leaders who will be speaking throughout the conference is similarly diverse and comprehensive, with an opening keynote speech provided by L. Casey Chosewood, M.D., Senior Medical Officer, Director, Office for Total Worker HealthTM Coordination and Research, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, and is entitled “Integrating Employees’ Health and Well-Being to Improve the Bottom Line.”
Educational sessions will be given in five different breakout tracks: Claims Management, Medical Management, Program Management, Disability Management, and Legal/Regulatory Issues. Each track will offer lectures on exciting and useful topics in courses approved for AAOHN, CDMSC, CCMC, CRCC, CWCP, and HRCI credits, such as:
- Claims Management: “Going Beyond a ‘Hunch’: How Analytics and Predictive Modeling Can Identify and Prevent Drug Abuse”
- Medical Management: “Medical Case Management: How to Position Your Program for Best Outcomes”
- Program Management: “Behavior-Based Safety Program: How You Can Prevent Injuries and Improve Product Quality”
- Disability Management: “The Productivity Challenge: Engaging Injured, Absent, and Disconnected Workers”
- Legal/Regulatory Issues: “Turning the Workers’ Comp Settlement Into a Global Settlement: Tackling the General Release & Resignation”
There will even be a bonus event on Tuesday the 18th: an optional Women in Workers’ Compensation Forum, the inaugural leadership and networking event for women.
Amramp can’t wait to be a part of this vibrant gathering again in 2014 – if you’re planning to attend the National Workers’ Compensation and Disability Conference & Expo at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, please stop by our EXPO Booth #1452 to learn more about our modular wheelchair ramps for RENT or Buy, stairlifts, vertical platform lifts and other accessibility solutions for short-term and long-term disabilities.
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