One reason that so few instances of work-related injuries have made it to the courts in disputes is that perhaps work-related injuries in the home office aren't reported as such and instead find their way into the group health system, according to authors of the DMEC
This seems to be a good time for DMEC
to seek a broader audience because health care providers, employers and insurers all are talking more about improving strategies for getting workers back to work, she says.
Understanding how best to integrate disability is the first step to getting a better handle on absence costs," noted Marcia Carruthers, chief executive officer and president of DMEC
runs two conferences annually, with this Compliance Conference focusing on FMLA, ADA, and ADAAA compliance issues.
Rather than push for maximum productivity, which is unsustainable, companies must promote optimal productivity to help employees achieve a better balance between their work and personal lives," says Marcia Carruthers, the chief executive of DMEC
In addition to educational sessions, the DMEC
sponsored four-day even presents a wealth of networking opportunities.
She sees many of the kinds of employers that are active in DMEC
trying to attract and keep the top workers by developing new paid leave benefits.
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Jeffrey Kang, who presented the pilot program's preliminary findings at the DMEC
com)-- ClaimVantage will be exhibiting the latest Integrated Disability and Absence Management software at the annual DMEC
Employer Compliance Conference, which takes place at the Wyndham Grand in downtown Pittsburgh, on April 25th through 27th.
Prior to rejoining DMEC
, Rhodes was an absence and disability management consultant for Mercer, delivering strategic absence and disability management solutions to clients of all sizes; director of absence and disability for Health Net and Corporate IDM program manager for Abbott Laboratories.