January 6, 2022 Workers' Comp

Back and Neck Injuries: Treatment Options

<p>Neck and Back injuries make up a large percentage of the WC and Healthcare related claims treated in the orthopedic field. There are several common injuries for each group: neck and back, as well as common indicators that suggest who might suffer an injury. This course will review the common sources of neck and back pain through injury. The instructor will discuss diagnosing common neck and back injuries. A thorough review of treatment options and basic anatomy will assist the learner in making referral decisions in their Workers’ Compensation and healthcare-related position.</p>

Neck and Back injuries make up a large percentage of the WC and Healthcare related claims treated in the orthopedic field. There are several common injuries for each group: neck and back, as well as common indicators that suggest who might suffer an injury. This course will review the common sources of neck and back pain through injury. The instructor will discuss diagnosing common neck and back injuries. A thorough review of treatment options and basic anatomy will assist the learner in making referral decisions in their Workers’ Compensation and healthcare-related position.

Earning CEU Credit

Genex Services has partnered with the CEU Institute, a nationally accredited CE provider, to offer webinar/classroom equivalent credits towards a variety of certifications and licenses. Workers' Compensation Adjusters and Nurse Case Managers are eligible for 1 CE credit for each 1 hour course. The following credit types and states have been submitted for approval for credits.

  • Nurses: RN, LPN, ARNP, CNA, CCM, CDMS, COHN, CRC, MSCC: nationwide
  • Adjusters: AK, AL, AR, DE, FL, GA, ID, IN, KY, LA, MS, MT, NH, NC, NM, NV, OK, OR, OR-WC, TX, UT, WV, WY, CA: Workers' Compensation post-designation

For states that do not require prior approval, the adjuster is responsible for submitting their attendance certificate to the appropriate state agency to determine if continuing education credits can be applied.

PLEASE NOTE: In order to qualify for CE credits, you must attend the LIVE webinar event, held only on Thursday, March 24, 2022, from 2-3:00 PM Eastern time.

The Details March 24, 2022 Online Event