Join Injury Management Organization and panel of experts during a live 3-hour free event which will provide adjusters, attorneys, case managers, and other persons interested in Texas workers’ compensation system issues with insight into the COVID-19 claims and the issues that impact these complex claims. A panel of experts will examine a wide range of issues associated with workers’ compensation COVID-19 claims.
COVID-19 virus and the most common symptoms and treatments
History of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States and Texas
COVID-19 as an occupational claim
Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on traditional case management practices, the workplace, a possible role for case managers in assisting employers to mitigate future pandemic impacts on the workplace, and the need for a case management model for pandemic responses
Legal and regulatory issues that impact COVID-19 workers’ compensation claims
Long-term post COVID-19 virus effects on body systems that include the brain, heart, lungs, and kidneys, which can result in permanent, life-time disabilities
Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on traditional case management practices
The workplace of the future
The role case managers can play in assisting employers to mitigate the impact of future pandemic impacts on the workplace
The need for a case management model for pandemic responses
Continuing Education Information
Texas Department of Insurance
This course has been approved by the Texas Department of Insurance for 3.0 hours of Continuing Education.
Texas State Bar The State Bar has approved this course for 3 ethic hours of CLE.
(Course #: 174103983)