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Optum workers’ comp chief clinical officer to present at SIIA’s 2016 National Educational Conference

by Optum for Workers' Compensation | Sep 26, 2016
WHO: Tron Emptage, Chief Clinical Officer, Optum Workers’ Comp
Paul Peak, Director Clinical Pharmacy, Sedgwick

WHAT: Medication Trends Shaping Workers’ Compensation

Ensuring the right decision is made so that the injured worker receives the right medication at the right time, and is cost effective, has its challenges. Understanding the medication trends that influence cost and utilization can help ensure optimal outcomes clinically and financially. During the presentation, we will examine medication costs and utilization trends, and discuss the importance of collaboration to help achieve better outcomes for payers and workers alike.

WHEN: Tuesday, September 27, 10:15 – 11:30 a.m.

WHERE: JW Marriott Hotel
110 E. 2nd Street, Austin, TX 78701

INFO: http://www.siia.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=6336