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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 are interested in a topic that is not listed, please contact us and we'll be glad to consider adding it.  In addition, 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.

We hope you'll consider joining us!

Currently Scheduled Webinars

Medicare Secondary Payer Act Compliance in Liability Cases

For years, many assumed that Medicare Secondary Payer issues only applied in the workers’ compensation context. Within the past year, however, some significant developments have occurred that counter that assumption.  Join us as we discuss those developments and share information to help you comply with the MSPA.  Department of Insurance continuing education credit is approved for the states of AL, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, MO, MS, NC, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, OK, RI, TX, VA, WV and WY.  Applications for credit are pending in AR, AZ, LA and PA.

Date: September 30, 2021 at 1:00 (central)

Medicare Secondary Payer Conditional Payment Claim Guidance for Workers' Compensation and Liability Cases

Whether you work with liability or workers’ compensation claims, you’ll want to join us for this webinar as we discuss current trends, recent cases and other important topics concerning Medicare conditional payment claim research and resolution.  Department of Insurance continuing education credit is approved for this webinar for the states of AL, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, OK, TX, VA, WV and WY.  Applications for credit are pending in AR, AZ, CT, LA, PA, and RI.

Date: October 14, 2021 at 1:00 (central)

ETHICS:  The Importance of Morals and Ethics in the Claims Industry and Beyond


During this course, attorney Melisa Zwilling will discuss several issues concerning ethics including the consequences of unethical behavior, why people engage in unethical conduct and why ethical claim handling is so important.  She will cover the National Association for Insurance Commissioners Model Rules and explain several benefits of ethically handling claims.  She will also discuss some ethical issues concerning remote work.  Department of Insurance continuing education credit is approved for this webinar for the states of AL, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, KS, KY, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NH, NM, TX, VA, WV and WY.  Applications for credit are pending in the states of AR, AZ, CT, IN, LA, NJ, NV, OK, PA and RI.

Date: October 28, 2021 at 1:00 (central)

How to Comply with Section 111 of the Medicare Secondary Payer Act in Workers’ Compensation Cases: Tackling Common Reporting Issues

Navigating Medicare Secondary Payer Section 111 issues can be quite challenging.  During this webinar, we will discuss the requirements of Section 111 and how they apply in the workers’ compensation context.  Topics will include when to indicate assumption of Ongoing Responsibility for Medicals (ORM), when ORM may be terminated, when Total Payment Obligations to Claimants (TPOCs) should be entered and much, much more.  The current status of Section 111 penalties will also be covered.  Department of Insurance continuing education credit is approved for the states of AL, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, KS, KY, MO, NC, NE, NH, NM, NV, TX, VA, WV and WY.  Applications for credit are pending in the states of AR, AZ, CT, IN, LA, MS, NJ, OK and PA.

 

Date: December 1, 2021 at 1:30 AM (central)

ETHICS:  The Importance of Morals and Ethics in the Claims Industry and Beyond


During this course, attorney Melisa Zwilling will discuss several issues concerning ethics including the consequences of unethical behavior, why people engage in unethical conduct and why ethical claim handling is so important.  She will cover the National Association for Insurance Commissioners Model Rules and explain several benefits of ethically handling claims.  She will also discuss some ethical issues concerning remote work.  Department of Insurance continuing education credit is approved for this webinar for the states of AL, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, KS, KY, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NH, NM, TX, VA, WV and WY.  Applications for credit are pending in the states of AR, AZ, CT, IN, LA, NJ, NV, OK, PA and RI.

Date: December 1, 2021 at 11:30 AM (central)

SHHH!! What Claims Adjusters Can Do to Avoid Conflicts and Protect the Attorney Client and Work Product Privileges Webinar

 

During this webinar, attorney MaryJane Dobbs from Bressler, Amery & Ross will discuss how claims adjusters can avoid conflicts of interest and protect the attorney client and work product privileges.  Department of Insurance continuing education credit is approved for this webinar for the state of AL, CA, DE, FL, ID, IL, KS, ND and VA.  Applications for credit are pending in the states of AR, AZ, CO, CT, GA, IA, IN, MO, MS, NC, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, OK, PA, RI, TX, WV and WY.

Date: December 1, 2021 at 1:00 (central)

Reducing the Cost of Prescription Medications in Workers’ Compensation Cases and MSAs

Join Carr Allison attorney Melisa C. Zwilling and Jeff Carlisle from Carlisle & Associates as they discuss the cost of prescription medications in workers’ compensation cases and the impact of the same on handling and resolving claims.  Prescription reviews and alternatives to reduce medication costs will be considered in detail.  Department of Insurance continuing education credit is approved for the states of AL, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, KS, KY, MO, MS, NC, NE, NH, NM, NV, TX, VA, WV and WY.  Applications for credit are pending in AR, AZ, CT, IN, LA, NJ, OK and PA.

Date: December 7, 2021 at 1:00 (central)

Additional Webinar Topics Available

Medicare Secondary Payer Compliance in Workers' Compensation Cases

 

Section 111 Compliance in Liability Claims

COVID-19 and Employment Law

Medicare Advantage Plans, Prescription Drug Plans and the Provide Information Directly (PAID) Act 

To request a webinar on any of the above topics for your organization, please click below to contact us.