January 6, 2022 Workers' Comp

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

<p>"Head injury" or "traumatic head injury" is defined as a sudden insult or damage to the brain or its coverings, not of a degenerative nature. Such insult or damage may produce an altered state of consciousness and may result in a decrease of one or more of the following: mental, cognitive, behavioral or physical functioning resulting in partial or total disability.</p>

"Head injury" or "traumatic head injury" is defined as a sudden insult or damage to the brain or its coverings, not of a degenerative nature. Such insult or damage may produce an altered state of consciousness and may result in a decrease of one or more of the following: mental, cognitive, behavioral or physical functioning resulting in partial or total disability.

Head injury/Brain Injury is a major cause of long-term disability in child and adult populations. For this reason, brain injury has major economic and social, as well as medical implications. This course will raise awareness of the incidence and management of severe brain injury and the diagnoses and management of concussions. Adjusters will gain valuable insight into these injuries and examples of guidelines to use to assess the validity of these claims.

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, being held only on Thursday, February 24, 2022, from 2-3:00 PM Eastern time.

The Details February 24, 2022 Online Event