February 15, 2018
11 AM - 12 PM M.T.
The purpose of this webinar is to train workers compensation claims adjusters and case managers on the best practices to achieve optimal outcomes and cost savings with injured workers and their families with spinal cord injuryand traumatic brain injuries.
- The features and components of catastrophic injury claims/large loss teams
- The value of early identification of cases with catastrophic injuries.
- The types and value of early intervention by CMs
- The value of Specialty Centers- features and benefits
- Understanding the Determinants of Outcome in catastrophic injury case.
- How CCMs should align team expectations throughout the rehabilitation process
- The value of caring for, and training families.
Kenny Hosack, MA, is the Director of Provider Relations, Marketing, and Public Relations at Craig Hospital. Kenny received his B.A. in Psychology-Religion double major from Tufts University, and his M.A. in Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of Northern Colorado. Kenny has worked in the field since 1974, at Craig 1974-1975, 1979-1986, and has been Director of Provider Relations since 1996. Mr. Hosack is responsible for development and implementation of the Craig's strategic marketing plan, provider relations, marketing communications, and public relations/media. Kenny was the co-founder of the Colorado Brain Injury Association, 1980; Chair, Colorado Department of Health Technical Advisory Report to the Governor, 1987; and Chair, Colorado Division of Workers Compensation TBI Medical Treatment Guidelines Task Force, 1997-2012. Mr. Hosack received the National Head Injury Foundation Founders Award, 1991; and was the Keynote Speaker at the First International TBI Conference, 1991. Mr. Hosack currently co-chairs the Colorado Youth Sports Concussion Special Interest Group.
Craig Rehab U has partnered with CEU Institute to offer courses via live webinar. Courses are one hour in length.
Craig Rehab U webinars provide credit* for: Workers' Compensation Adjusters, Nurses (except IA), Certified Case Managers, Certified Rehab Counselors and Certified Disability Management Specialists are eligible for 1 CE credit for each 1 hour course.**
*Credits will be provided by our partner, CEU Institute.
** Credits for Nurses: RN, LPN, ARNP and CNA (all states except IA) CCM, CDMS and CRC: Nationwide
Adjusters: AK, AL, AR, CA, DE, FL, GA, ID, IN, KY, LA, MS, MT, NC, NH, OK, TX, UT, WY
(Certificates Only): AZ, CO, CT, DC, HI, IA, IL, KS, MA, MD, ME, MI, MO, ND, NE, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, VA, WI, WV