Understanding Workers Compensation - A Practical Approach to the Framework (New South Wales)
This dedicated one day professional development workshop for New South Wales will provide participants with education and understanding of the following:
- Workers Compensation Framework
- Identify Key Stakeholders
- Legislation and Guidelines
- Item Numbers, Fees and Schedules
- Treatment Management Plan
- Referrals, Prior Approval, Exceptions
- Three Case Studies / Assessment Questions
- Medical Certificate and Report Writing
- Developing Relationships and
- Insights from Insurers
All with the aim of improving practitioners’ current knowledge and ability to work successfully within a complex framework.
Presented by Mr David Parkinson, B.HMS, M. Clin Ex Phys
David’s professional development has included over 15 years experience in Occupation Rehabilitation. David has worked with Transport NSW for 6 years in roles including: Injury Management Advisor, Case Manager and Senior Case Manager. Since 2017, he has worked with Relaunch, a Health Solutions organisation as the National Recover at Work Coordinator. He is also concurrently working in private practice at DP Health Physiotherapy and Exercise Physiology with a focus on soft tissue and mental health rehabilitation.
David has completed a Bachelor of Science, Human Movement (SCU) and a Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology (ACU) and continues to advance his learning with his current study, Graduate Diploma of Psychology (JCU).
Graduate Accredited Exercise Physiologists and any Accredited Exercise Physiologist looking to work or already working within the Workers Compensation system.
ESSA CPD Points:
8 CPD Points
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