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Need Continuing Education Credit?

To help clients meet various state Department of Insurance continuing education obligations, we offer several free webinars throughout the year.  If you would like to have a webinar conducted exclusively for your company, we'll be happy to accommodate.  Private webinars provide free continuing education credit while allowing for more individualized content and increased dialogue.

The information below will be updated periodically to reflect additional states in which approval has been obtained.

How to Avoid Pitfalls and Ensure Compliance with Federal Law Regarding Medicare Advantage Plan and Prescription Drug Plan Claims in Liability and Workers’ Compensation Cases

Presented by:  Melisa C. Zwilling

The Medicare Secondary Payer Act (MSPA) applies to Medicare Advantage Plans (MAPs) and Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs) just as it applies to traditional Medicare.  Ensuring that potential MAP and PDP claims are researched and addressed properly and timely in settlements involving Medicare beneficiaries can save a lot of money and future headaches.  During this webinar, we will discuss the law, including case decisions, to help you better understand how to resolve MAP and PDP claims timely and successfully.

 

Department of Insurance continuing education credit approved in the states of AL, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, ID, IN, IA, KY, LA, MS, MO, NE, NV, NH, NM, NC, ND, OH, OK, RI, TX, VA, VT, WV, WI and WY.

For Human Resource Professionals:  Approval has been obtained to provide 1 hour of SHRM and HRCI professional development credit.

Date:  October 20, 2022

 

Time:  1:00 CST

Let’s Talk Ethics:  A Review of Common Ethical Issues in Legal and Employment Relationships

Presented by:  Melisa C. Zwilling

During this webinar, we will review the attorney/client privilege, work product doctrine and the duty to maintain confidentiality.  We’ll also look at ethical obligations of clients with regard to the preservation of information and documents and participation in the discovery process.  Next, we will turn our focus to the employment context and examine relationships between managers and employees.  We will discuss social media concerns, including how to prevent oversharing, and the regulation of employee conduct online.  We will conclude with a discussion on establishing proper professional boundaries in a work setting.

Department of Insurance continuing education credit approved in the states of AL, AR, CA, CT, DE, FL, GA, KY, LA, NC, NH, OK, RI, TX, VT, WV and WY.

For Human Resource Professionals:  Approval has been obtained to provide 1 hour of SHRM and 1 hour of HRCI professional development credit. 

Date:  October 27, 2022

Time:  1:00 CST

Successful Handling of Medicare Secondary Payer Act Issues in Workers’ Compensation Cases:  Lessons from Case Law

Presented by:  Melisa C. Zwilling

The obligation to comply with the Medicare Secondary Payer Act in workers’ compensation cases is not news to most.  As with many areas of life, however, the devil is in the details.  This webinar will include a discussion of the law, as well as some interesting cases, to help attendees avoid costly and frustrating mistakes when handling claims.

Department of Insurance continuing education credit approved in the states of AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, ID, IN, IA, KY, LA, MS, MO, NE, NV, NH, NM, NC, ND, OH, OK, RI, TX, VA, VT, WV, WI and WY.

For Human Resource Professionals:  Approval has been obtained to provide 1 hour of SHRM and HRCI professional development credit.

Date:  November 10, 2022

Time:  1:00 CST

Simplifying Compliance with the Medicare Secondary Payer Act in Liability Cases

Presented by:  Melisa C. Zwilling

Determining the steps to take in liability cases to ensure compliance with the Medicare Secondary Payer Act can be very confusing.  Dealing with delays, miscommunications, fluctuating claim amounts and difficult plaintiffs or opposing counsel often results in frustration.  This webinar will include a discussion of the law, including some very interesting cases, and will simplify your obligations with regard to Medicare Secondary Payer Act compliance in the liability context.

Department of Insurance continuing education credit approved in the states of AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, ID, IN, IA, KY, LA, MS, MO, NE, NV, NH, NM, NC, ND, OH, OK, RI, TX, VA, VT, WV, WI and WY.

For Human Resource Professionals:  Approval has been obtained to provide 1 hour of SHRM and HRCI professional development credit.

Date:  December 15, 2022

Time:  1:00 CST