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Workers’ compensation law is changing – discover how you may be impacted. Failing to stay on top of current workers’ compensation issues is full of hazards – including lost productivity and wages, medical and administrative costs, and fraudulent claims. Purchase these reference materials and update your knowledge of workers’ compensation laws while delving into more advanced areas, such as understanding permanent and total disability. Develop the skills you need to guard against workers’ compensation related costs and risks. Gain up-to-the-minute strategies you can use immediately in the complex world of workers’ compensation. These reference materials will provide: •Get best practices to reduce costs associated with workers’ compensation claims •Tips on how to defend against claims – and how to win •Learn where the ethical traps are – and how to avoid them •Stay abreast of recent case law and trends in workers’ compensation

Overview of Workers' Compensation, Including Federal Workers' Compensation
— Lewis A. Berkowitz
Walking Through the New Rules Regarding Claims
— Jeffrey D. Black
Oklahoma's Administrative Workers' Compensation Act
  • Differences Between Administrative and Judicial Systems
  • New Statutes
  • Re-Enacted Statutes
  • Treatment of Prior Case Law Under New Administrative System
  • New Limitations on Benefits
Practicing Before the Commission
— Jeffrey D. Black
Case Law Update Under the Oklahoma Workers' Compensation Code
— Jeffrey D. Nachimson
  • Oklahoma Supreme Court Cases
  • Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals Cases
  • Prior Case Law Superseded by the 2011 Code
  • Doubtful Areas in Workers' Compensation Law
Medical Issues in Workers' Compensation
— Jeffrey D. Nachimson
  • Treating Physicians and Independent Medical Examiners
  • Consequential and Intervening Injuries
Permanent Impairment Under the Workers' Compensation Code
— Jeffrey D. Nachimson
  • Permanent Partial Impairment
  • Permanent Total Disability
  • Recent Changes
  • Settlements and Set-Asides
Appeals
— Jeffrey D. Nachimson
  • Intracourt Review Process Under Both the Oklahoma Workers' Compensation Code and the Administrative Workers' Compensation Act
  • Appeals to the Oklahoma Supreme Court Under Both Systems
Settlements
— Jeffrey D. Nachimson
  • Compromise Settlements
  • Joint Petition Settlements
  • Settlements During Appeal to the Oklahoma Supreme Court
  • Dismissal of Case With Prejudice in Lieu of Settlement
  • Responsibilities to Medicare
Changing Vocational Issues of Vocational Rehabilitation Services Under the Administrative System
— Christie V. Wilson-Wiles, LCSW, CDMS, CRC
  • New Rules: Discussion of the Administrative System Rules Regarding Vocational Rehabilitation Services
  • When to Refer for Vocational Evaluation: Identifying Appropriate Claims and Triggers for Referral
  • Vocational Case Management Services: Why Files Need Case Management During the Training Process
Ethical Issues
— Lewis A. Berkowitz
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Workers' Compensation Update in Oklahoma Online course
  • Course ID:
    244507
  • Duration:
    2 hrs
  • Price:
    $179