Rehabilitation Case Manager Forum
Rehabilitation Case Manager Forum: How to support recovery and return to work through workplace accommodations and empowering employees
About the forum
The next Rehabilitation Case Manager forum will be on Thursday 28 October, 2021 at 2.00pm. The forum will cover supporting recovery and returning to work through workplace accommodations and employee empowerment.
This forum will feature two guest presenters:
- Amber Tratter is a Senior Relationship Manager at the Australian Network on Disability who works with Australian businesses to build the capacity of their employees to confidently welcome employees with disability into all aspects of business. Amber is a professional facilitator and trains teams to ensure they are getting it right and leads projects across Australia to empower people with disability.
- Morgan Tear is a Research Fellow at BehaviourWorks Australia. Morgan’s research lies at the intersection of social, cultural, and organisational psychologies. He was a researcher on the Employee awareness project; a joint 2019 project with Comcare that investigated how to better empower people with a temporary or permanent injury, illness or disability to use work as part of their recovery.
Comcare will also provide an update on current return to work initiatives.
When: Thursday 28 October 2021
Time: 2.00 – 3.30pm ADST
22 July 2021
The forum featured the Early Matched Care at Australia Post program (EMCAP). Australia Post Group recently won the Recovery at and Return to Work Award for this program at the 2021 Comcare National Work Health and Safety Awards.
24 March 2021
10 December 2020
Comcare presented information on how it engages with Workplace Rehabilitation Providers and how Comcare can support RCMs in their role to improve rehabilitation and return to work outcomes for employees. Two employers operating within Comcare's scheme presented on the importance of acting early.
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