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2019 Iowa Ortho Work Comp Conference

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Prairie Meadows Events & Conference Center

1 Prairie Meadows DR.

Altoona, IA 50009

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Iowa Ortho, in partnership with Select Physical Therapy, is proud to offer a conference designed to bring industry partners together in expertise and continuing education for the purpose of efficiently and effectively navigating the health care of injured worker.

This forum provides access to updates and clarification of the work comp laws for the State of Iowa, key processes for employers and employees and focuses on the role of the work comp medical care providers.

Attendance Expectations:

  • Attorneys and Physicians
  • Case Managers and Adjusters
  • Employers and Employee Representatives
  • 300 + expected attendees
  • CEU, CCM and CLE credits available


AGENDA:

9:00-9:15am: Welcome - Juli McGinnis, WC Business Development Manager – Iowa Ortho

9:05-9:15am: Iowa Workforce Development Updates - Joe Cortese, J.D., Commissioner, State of Iowa

9:15-9:45am: Disc Herniation; Causation and Treatment - Dr. Todd Harbach, Spine Specialist, Iowa Ortho


9:45-10:15am: Concussions: diagnosis, treatment and recovery methods through Physical Therapy - Nathaniel Rosene, P.T., DPT, Select Physical Therapy

10:15-10:30am: BREAK

10:30-11:00am: Work Comp and the Contract Employee: who is responsible? - Chris Scheldrup, J.D., Corridor Law Group

11:00-11:45am: Safety in the face of disaster: preparation and recovery (The Pella tornado) - Ron Stanhope, Sr. EH&S Manager Global Risk, Vermeer Manufacturing


11:45-12:15pm: Recent Amendments to the Iowa Workers' Compensation Act - Stephanie Copley, J.D. & Erica Fitch, J.D, IWD Deputy Commissioners

12:15-1:00pm LUNCH

1:00-1:30pm: Alternative care options in Pain Management - Dr. Wes Rayburn Pain Management Specialist, Iowa Ortho

1:30-2:00pm: The impact of “Return to Work” programs - Brad Chrisman, Loss Control Manager, IMWCA

2:00-2:30pm: Advanced Physical Therapy modalities for Pain Management Patients - William Beck, PT, DPT, OCS, ATC, Select Physical Therapy

2:30-2:45pm: BREAK – Vendor Drawing

2:45-3:15pm: How the new WC Statutes will affect your organization - Tom Palmer, J.D., Lawyer, Dougherty & Palmer P.L.C.


3:15-3:45pm: Finding the humanity in WC Claims - Claire Muselman, Director of Workers' Compensation, Continental Western Group

3:45-4:30pm: Causation and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome - Dr. Ben Paulson, Hand Specialist, Iowa Ortho

4:30-7:30pm: RECEPTION



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1 Prairie Meadows DR.

Altoona, IA 50009

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