TITLE

Trained in triage: Nurse lines managing workers' comp calls

AUTHOR(S)
BINSFELD, PAUL
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;May2009, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the service provided by outsourced nurse call centers. The entry notes that employers are addressing medical and indemnity costs with the help of nurses who provide injury assessment and appropriate patient care referral over the phone for injured employees. The section cites that nurse call centers also facilitate the return-to-work process for recovering employees who need to be aware of work restrictions.
ACCESSION #
40537884

 

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