A proper return to work program has many benefits for the employees of an organization and the company itself. Despite best efforts to prevent workplace injuries, a strong claims management program will mitigate the impact these incidents have.
It is recommended that as you take this course and implement the strategies as you go along.
If you are working with an organization that already has a claims management program, this course can be used to audit your current program and identify any gaps that can be addressed.
At the completion of the course, you will be able to:
Recognize each element of a claim’s management program
Create a custom program for any organization
Create a WCB claims package that includes the documents to be used in the event of an injury.
Create a team and assign roles and responsibilities to respond / manage workplace injuries/illnesses
Set-up medical support services for your organization
Setting Up a Claims Management Program for Your Company (WCB)
Some of the topics discussed in this course include:
How to involve senior leadership and create a culture to support return to work
Policy Development (Including downloadable template)
Documentation development and WCB claims package
Medical team set up
Identifying internal team members
Assigning Roles and Responsibilities
Worker Orientation in Claims Management
Guidelines to assist in incident investigations
Training internal employees
Return to work / Modified Duties
How To Prevent Lost Time Claims with Strategic WCB Claims Management
How to Effectively Appeal a Worker’s Compensation (WCB) Claim
Anthony Butkovic is President of WCBconsulting.ca a company that specializes in training professionals from all backgrounds and occupations in managing and appealing WCB claims.
For the past 10 years, Anthony has dedicated himself to educating employers on how to effectively manage and appeal WCB claims.
Anthony has implemented programs in companies across Canada from various industries and company sizes. Often these programs have resulted in a discount to WCB premiums/statistics and increased profits within the first 2 years of implementation.
This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.
Average Completion Time
Completion times vary depending on the number of times the information is viewed prior to finishing the course. The average completion time is 60 minutes.
Testing is conducted in this online course to reinforce the information presented. You are provided three opportunities to achieve a passing mark of 80% or greater.
Certificate of Completion
Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be available to download and print. You can access your certificate through your online account.