California Coalition on Workers' Compensation

2017 Conference Presentations

Use the links below to download PDF versions of presentations from CCWC's 15th Annual Conference, held July 12-14, 2017 at Disney's Grand Californian Hotel® & Spa. Links below represent all presentations that have been received. Check back periodically for updated content.

Pre-Conference Session

Wednesday, July 12

 •  Leaders and Risk: Mentoring the Next Generation of WC Leaders

General Sessions

Opening General Session – Wednesday, July 12

•  Legislative and Political Update

Afternoon General Session – Wednesday, July 12

•  Actuarial Reports: Can’t Live With ’em, Can’t Live Without ’em

Afternoon General Session – Thursday, July 13

 Deceit and Fraud Detection Strategies

•  Kids' Chance of California

Closing General Session – Friday, July 14

•  CWCI Update on CT Claim Study and Formulary

Concurrent Sessions

Wednesday, July 12

•  Legal Case Law Update

•  Managing the Changing Needs of Aging Injured Worker

•  Destination Desperation: Delays and Deterrents to Doctor Access

Thursday, July 13

•  Workers’ Compensation and the Interactive Process: How to Fit the Pieces Together

•  Advocacy and Its Impact on Your Claims

•  Excess Insurance: The Forgotten Layer

•  TeleMedicine Pilots Taking Off

•  Provider Fraud and Claims-Handling Strategies

•  Pain Management: New Formularies and Managing Patient Expectations

•  Implementation of SB 1160: A New & Improved Trillium Room MTUS and Facilitated Acute Care

•  Engaging Injured Employees in the Recovery Process

•  Art of Effective Depositions as a Settlement Strategy

•  Applying Evidence-Based Standards to Causation of Injury

•  Stays, Suspensions, and New Procedures: The Impact of SB 1160 and AB 1244 on Liens

•  OSHA Update