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| HLM Consultants can
significantly reduce the cost of Workers' Compensation programs through a number
of steps to analyze current patterns of claims and recommend changes to reduce
injury rates, and speed convalescence, avoid unnecessary diagnostic and treatment
procedures. The following is a sampling of the support that we can provide. Please
contact us for your particular needs.|
of a moderate number (20-30 usually works well) of claims to determine patterns
of injury and of community medical practice.
partial temporary disability (limited duty) programs, identifying opportunities
to shorten disability, and assign the employee to useful work while convalescing.
- Select physicians
( in states where the employer may direct physician choice) or guide injured employees
to physicians whose practice is geared toward rapid rehabilitation to improve
results for both the employer and the injured employee.
attending physicians on a peer basis to enhance practices that speed recovery
and rehabilitation - arranging ongoing communication between the physician's office
and the employer helps maintain improvements over time.
necessary, we can help in obtaining union agreement to certain changes needed
to optimize recovery.