Complimentary shuttle service runs every 15 minutes from 7 am to 4 pm Monday between overflow hotels and conference hotel. Other times can be requested.
Sponsored by: Ellin & Tucker
Dr. Noah Raizman will discuss the current use of the 4th edition of the AMA Guides and what to expect as we transition to an electronic format. The panel will discuss the different editions and what it means to your claims.
|Moderator:||Matt Drzik, MS, CWPE||REHAB AT WORK|
|Panelists:||Noah M. Raizman, M.D.||Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics - Orthopaedic Medicine and Surgery Group|
|Allyson Bloom, Esq.||Berman, Sobin, Gross, Feldman and Darby, LLP|
|Antonio Troese, Esq.||Goldberg Segalla|
|Commissioner:||Hon. Allan H. Kittleman||Workers' Compensation Commission|
When and why is surgery needed - what does necessary mean? Watch short clips from a surgery, followed by an explanation of what was performed and the difference in recovery for a patient that has surgery vs. one that does not.
|Moderator:||Barry Bernstein, Esq.||Semmes|
|Speaker:||Amir Moinfar, M.D.||Elite Orthopaedic & Musculoskeletal Center|
|Commissioners:||Hon. Maureen Quinn||Workers' Compensation Commission|
|Hon. Ju Y. Oh|
In this session, you will hear from a knowledgeable and experienced panel on methods for managing overall claim costs. We will discuss the provision of quality care to the injured worker in a timely, efficient, outcome-oriented environment while avoiding ethical pitfalls. We will cover a myriad of topics ranging from physical rehabilitation (PT, Chiro, etc.), medication, management, utilization review issues, diagnostic studies, light duty / transitional duty, alternative therapies, appeals and more. Audience participation is always encouraged as we take a deep dive into effective case management.
|Moderators:||Erin Thorne||Multi-Specialty HealthCare|
|Michael H. Daney, Esq.||Erlandson, Vernon & Daney, LLC|
|Defense Attorney||Theresa M. Colwell, Esq.||Partner, Humphreys, McLaughlin & McAleer, LLC|
|Claimant's Attorney||Tracey Ritter, Esq.||Partner, LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, P.A.|
|Claims Supervisor||Alyson Bishop, AIC||Regional Claims Supervisor, PMA Management Corp.|
|Nurse Case Manager||Loretta Lawson-Munsey, RN, CCM, WCCM, CPP||The LawMun Group, LLC|
|Health Care Provider||Dr. Keith Scott, D.C.||Multi-Specialty HealthCare|
|Commissioners:||Hon. Morrisann Martin||Workers' Compensation Commission|
|Hon. Howard L. Metz||Workers' Compensation Commission|
Join colleagues on the beach, for some fire, fun and s'mores!
Sponsored by: ChasenBoscolo