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4th Annual Iowa Ortho Work Comp Conference

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Sheraton Hotel

1800 50th Street

West Des Moines, IA 50266

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Iowa Ortho, in partnership with Physiotherapy Associates, now "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.

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8:00-9:00am REGISTRATION AND BREAKFAST


9:00-9:15 Welcome & Opening Remarks

~ Commissioner Joe Cortese


9:15-10:00 Interventional Pain of the Spine

~ Dr. Trevor Schmitz, Spine Specialist, Iowa Ortho


10:00-10:30 Early Symptom Intervention in Physical Therapy

~ Amy Garman, Work Strategies, Select Physical Therapy

10:30-10:45am BREAK


10:45-11:30 Agency Updates from the Commissioner’s Office

~ Bill Grell & Erica Fitch, Iowa WC Commissioner Deputies


11:30-12:30 Iowa’s New Work Comp Laws

~ Todd Beresford, Senior Manager of WC, Tyson Foods


12:30-1:30pm LUNCH


1:30-2:15 Mitigating Psychosocial Risk Factors in Work Injuries

~ Katie McBee, Director, Select Physical Therapy


2:15-3:00 The Role of Telemedicine in the Work Comp Industry

~ Shannon Ford, Director of CM, Encore Unlimited

3:00-3:15pm BREAK


3:15-3:45 Methods for Managing the Millennial Workforce

~ Danny Ellsworth, Safety Director, Pine Ridge Farms


3:45-4:30 Pain Management Options to Decrease Opioid Use

~ Dr. Tom Klein, Pain Management Specialist, Iowa Ortho


4:30-7:30pm RECEPTION


Conference Costs:
  • Includes all materials, breakfast, lunch, and reception
  • $75 when you register by February 1, 2017, registration after January 15th or day of the event is $100
Credits for CLE, CEU and CCM have been applied for and total hours for each program will be posted shortly.


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