Panelists delve deep into expert physician model
Lowering medical costs on high-risk workers' comp claims may be achievable by using the expert physician model.
Rather than sending an injured worker to an independent medical examiner, expert physicians may be called in to consult on complex cases.
On Nov. 9, four panelists will discuss The Expert Physician Model: How to Improve Medical Outcomes While Lowering Costs:
- Evan Falchuk, president of Best Doctors Inc. in Boston.
- Sherri Hickey, medical management director of Safety National in St. Louis.
- Tom Schell, senior vice president of strategic partnerships for Paradigm Management Services LLCin Mountain Lakes, N.J.
- Robert Vanselow, vice president/claims manager of CCMSI in Chicago.
Moderating the session will be Mark Noonan, managing principal of casualty practice for Integro Insurance Brokers in Boston.
October 17, 2011
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