Injury Management Specialist - Workers Compensation

Injury Management Specialist - Workers Compensation

Description: 

Do you have a passion to make a difference and help people get their lives back after injury or illness?

  • Do you have an Allied Health Qualification with experience in workers’ insurance?
  • You will provide advice and guide the Claims Advisors through the medical needs of the injured worker
  • Work for a supportive company in a collaborative environment

EML is a leading Workers Compensation Insurance company.We now have over 2000 employees and are still growing which means an amazing and diverse culture with a very high internal promotion rate.

THE OPPORTUNITY

As part of our diverse team based in our Parramatta office , you’ll help make a positive impact on someone’s life every day. You’ll feel great satisfaction knowing your talent and hard work has a purpose.

You will act as a subject matter expert for Claims Advisors to support them in developing the most effective return to work, return to life and recovery strategies and to deliver the right customer experience.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work directly with Claims Management/Case Management Specialists as part of a team to deliver the icare customer experience.
  • Provide regular advice and feedback to Claims Management Specialists and Team Leaders on adverse decisions relating to injury management include treatment, services, medication etc).
  • Develop Injury Management Plans and implement strategies including leveraging relevant resources required in managing claim scenarios
  • Provide specialist Injury Management coaching and one on one support to team members regarding claims management strategy and treatment approvals
  • Work in conjunction with the Claims Management Specialist and Technical Specialist to effectively manage Permanent Impairment claims

ABOUT YOU

  • Demonstrated experience in Injury management, particularly high risk significant injury claims
  • Insurance/workers insurance experience
  • Tertiary studies in Allied Health (Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation, Exercise Science) is mandatory .
  • Excellent understanding of the Workers Compensation Act 1987 (NSW), the Workplace Injury Management & Workers Compensation Act 1998 (NSW), Workers Compensation Legislation Amendment Bill 2012, and the associated regulations and guidelines

WHAT WE OFFER

We stand together as equals. EML is an equal opportunity employer so by coming to work for us, you’ll be part of a culture that celebrates diversity and inclusion. We’re committed to maintaining a workplace where everyone feels valued and where we show respect, integrity and honesty.

EML provides career opportunities and great employee benefits, including:

  • A vibrant, collaborative team culture
  • Multiple offices in NSW
  • Onsite learning and development team
  • End of Month Drinks
  • Free Fruit Boxes

We value our people and are committed to supporting our employees by investing in their professional development and providing generous employee benefits. If this is of interest to you, please apply now or for more information/confidential conversation please contact Mary Norouzifar on 0280713623.

Experience Requirements: 
Not requirements
Date posted:
2019-11-22
Job Id: 
443043