Description: The result of a work-related injury or disease can alter a worker’s life. Nurses and other healthcare professionals need to know the typical barriers in accessing timely Workers’ Compensation-related healthcare, as well as current legal and union protections. The presentation will utilize case studies during the discussion to focus on the necessary actions individuals must take when reporting and documenting an injury to avoid greater possible negative health and economic impacts.
Presenters: Attorney Charles Donoghue and Christine Pontus, MS, RN, COHN-S/CCM
Date: Thursday, September 28, 2023
Time: 5:30 − 6 p.m., Registration/Dinner
6 − 8 p.m., Program
Location: The Beechwood Hotel, 363 Plantation Street, Worcester; beechwoodhotel.com
Fee: Member/Associate Member: Free, although a $25 placeholder fee, which will be returned upon attendance, is required to complete registration. Non-Members, a $95 charge is required to complete registration.
Continuing Education Credits: Will be provided
Registration: Call 781-821-4625 and press “2”