Past Conference Agendas
2009 Workers' Compensation Educational Conference
Utilization & Treatment Guidelines in a Workers' Compensation System
Tuesday, January 13, 2009
Jerry Keck, Administrator, Employment Relations Division: Montana’s Workers’ Compensation System—An Overview
William Nemeth, M.D.--Utilization and Treatment Guidelines—What They Are and How They Are Used in Workers’ Compensation
William Nemeth, M.D., Katherine Mueller, M.D., Lee Glass, M.D., Teryl Nuckols, M.D., Stephen Levine, M.D.—Panel Discussion on Five States’ Experience with Utilization and Treatment Guidelines
Teryl Nuckols, M.D.—How to Select Utilization and Treatment Guidelines
Presentation slides (pdf)
Stephen Levin, M.D.—Utilization and Treatment Guidelines and the Injured Worker
Teryl Nuckols, M.D.—Quality of Care in Workers’ Compensation
In addition, these speakers and other jurisdictional representatives from Washington State and Colorado will address the experience of adopting guidelines in each of their states.
Continuing education credits for healthcare providers have been applied for.