Hear from Medical Experts about the Impact of COVID-19 on the Workforce
Webinar Recording: The Coronavirus Pandemic in Workers Compensation — What are the Medical Providers Thinking?
Learn about the fundamentals of the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on the workplace from a psychological and medical perspective. Hear from two medical experts and former regulator and Senior Managing Director of Ametros, Paul Sighinolfi, who will delve into helping us understand the world that now confronts us. The featured speakers include, Carlyle Voss MD, a psychiatrist with over 30 years of forensic psychiatric experience and Kenji Saito MD JD, a physician lawyer who is a fellow of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine where he is board certified. Dr. Voss regularly consults on Workers’ Compensation cases for both claimants and employers and Dr. Saito’s practice is one where he treats patients and regularly consults on workers’ compensation claims.
Listen to the Webinar Recording for Insights on the Following Questions & More:
- What should an employer’s concern be for his employees’ health and safety based on what we know about this virus?
- What is the psychiatric community thinking about this pandemic?
- Could a claim be filed for an emotional injury where there is no physical harm caused by the exposure, only the harm associated with the fear of potential life-threatening harm?
- How is the medical community adjusting to this no-contact environment we now all share? Is telemedicine the answer and is it our future?