2nd Annual Work Injury Prevention & Management Symposium

SAVE THE DATE:
SEPTEMBER 30TH 2016
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
6 CCM Continuing Education Units approved
RN contact hours pending approval

Agenda
8:00 Continental Breakfast & Registration
8:15 Clinical pathway for the care of low back pain in the injured worker- Nancy Kim, M.D. Interventional Spine Treatment
9:15 Medical Marijuana in the Workplace Environment- Aaron Green, M.D. Occupational Medicine
10:15 Break
10:30 Pre Employment screens and Job Descriptions as they relate to new hires- Christopher Holland, PTA, CEAS
11:30 Lunch (provided)
12:15 Delaware Workers’ Compensation updates to reforms- Joe Rhoades, Esq. & Steve Morrow, Esq.- Rhoades & Morrow LLC
1:15 Telemedicine in the Workplace- Robert Baca, MSOD, MST, CPA
2:15 Management and resources for employees with disabilities- Crystal Sheats, M.A. District Administrator for Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Dover
3:00 Conclusion

Seminar Goal
Expand the knowledge of the occupational health professional to evaluate and manage injuries to ultimately achieve optimal patient outcomes.
Objectives
• Establish a clinical pathway for the injured worker with low back pain
• Update on medical marijuana and the impact it may have in the workplace environment
• Recognize the importance of quality job descriptions and pre-employment screens for the new hire
• Updates regarding changes in DE Workers’ Compensation reform/benefits
• Identify the role of managing the injured worker with the practice of Telemedicine
• Management and resources available for employees with disabilities

Target Audience:
Physicians
Registered Nurses
Nurse Practitioners
Nurse Case Managers
Occupational Health Nurses

Featured Professionals:
Nancy Kim, M.D.
Aaron Green, M.D.
Christopher Holland, PTA, CEAS
Joseph Rhoades, Esquire
Steve Morrow, Esquire
Robert Baca, MSOD, MST, CPA
Crystal Sheats, M.A. District Administrator Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Dover DE

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