WI Worker's Compensation Education for the Medical Provider

Providers of medical services have critical roles within the worker's compensation system. They have a primary connection with the injured worker. This connection allows the medical provider to provide medical treatment and to share medical-related worker's compensation information with the injured worker.

The medical provider also interfaces with insurers and the Worker's Compensation Division in the submission of medical reports and the resolution of medical disputes. The information in this course is designed to assist medical providers perform their roles in the worker's compensation system quickly and efficiently to save time and stress while providing excellant patient care.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this session, learners should be able to:

  1. Understand the importance of clear unbiased communication between all parties
  2. Create a more collaborative environment in which patients receive the best possible care via a multi-disciplinary approach
  3. Apply the standards in quality care for treating injuries
  4. Achieve better results as for employer and better outcomes for employees.
     
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 1.00 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
Course opens: 
12/18/2017
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

Faculty

MaryJo Capodice,DO, MPH,MBA, Aurora Health Care
Terry Frederick; CME Specialist, Aurora Health Care

Disclosure

It is the policy of Aurora Health Care Office of Continuing Education to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its sponsored education activities.  All participating faculty, course directors, and planning committee members are required to disclose to the program audience any financial relationships related to the subject matter of this program.  Disclosure information is reviewed in advance in order to manage and resolve any possible conflicts of interest.  All faculty and planning committee members have attested that their financial relationships do not affect their ability to present well-balanced evidence-based content for this activity.  Specific disclosure information for each course faculty will be shared with the audience prior to the faculty’s presentation.

No faculty, presenters, planners, or anyone controlling content have any relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 1.00 Attendance
    Attendance Credit

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
12/18/2017
Course expires: 
12/31/2019

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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This course is available to Aurora Health Care providers (employed and independent) and caregivers only.

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