|Join us this year for our Annual Workers' Compensation Conference…where you will get up-to-date information on workers' compensation issues. Workers' compensation professionals will be here to answer your questions and to provide you with the training you need to make your job easier.
19th Annual North Alabama Workers' Compensation Conference
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Marriott Shoals Conference Center, Florence, Alabama
Cost: $139 Per Person (Fee includes continental breakfast, lunch, course materials and a certificate of attendance)
8 CPE Hours (Business Related)
6.5 Hours - Nursing Home Administrators
6.5 Hours - Social Work
7:30 – 8:15 am Check-in & pick up materials. Enjoy a continental breakfast.
8:15 - 8:30 am Welcome & Introductions
Ms. Meghan Fike, UNA Continuing Education
Dr. Sandra Sockwell, SPHR
8:30 – 9:30 am WC Medical Issues
Dr. Stephen Howell & Dr. Aaron Howell, North Alabama Bone & Joint Clinic
9:30 – 10:15 am State of Workers’ Compensation In The State / Department of Labor Update
Mr. Donald Harrison, Esq., Assistant General Counsel State of Alabama Department of Labor
10:15 - 10:30 am Break & Visit Exhibits
10:30 – 11:30 am Discovery 101: Gathering Evidence In The Workers’ Compensation Lawsuit
Ms. Katy Beth Car, Esq., Carr Allison, P.C.
11:30 am - 12:00 pm Small Business Panel Discussion – WC AS Employee’s Panacea
Karen Anderson, Integrity Therapy Group & Tammy Highfield, North Alabama Bone & Joint Clinic
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 – 1:30 pm How to Read a PT Report
Greg Miles, Integrity Therapy Group
James Branham, North Alabama Bone & Joint Clinic
1:30 – 2:30 pm Pre-Surgical Psych Screenings
Dr. Carol Walker, PhD, ABPP-CN, CLCP, Neurolife, LLC
2:30 – 2:45 pm Break & Visit Exhibits
2:45 - 4:15 pm WC Legal Update
Mr. Ryan Brake, Esq., Carr Allison, P.C.
4:15 pm Conference Wrap-up & Presentation of Certificates
WHO SHOULD ATTEND? HR Specialists, Administrative Assistants, HR Generalists, Executive Assistants, Office Managers, HR Administrators, Small Business Owners, Staffing Specialists, Managers, Law Enforcement, Attorneys, Anyone who manages or supervises people, Physical Therapists, Occupational Nurses, Others who deal with Workers' Compensation Issues