Group Attendees: Any number of participants
Recorded Version: Unlimited viewing for 6 months ( Access information will be emailed 24 hours after the completion of live webinar)
This webinar will help the Human Resources professional, disability manager and manager to understand how to support an employee when they have experienced an injury of illness.Staying at work is one of the healthiest tools to support recovery from injury or illness if the work is healthy. This webinar will cover all of the legal, business and evidence to support an employee at work.
Nancy J. Gowan, B.H.Sc. (O.T.), O.T. Reg. (Ont.), CDMP
President, Gowan Health Consultants and Gowan Consulting
she is a registered Occupational Therapist and Certified Disability Management Professional with experience working in industrial rehabilitation, accommodation and stay at work planning. She is the owner of a national health and disability management company offering support across Canada and now into the US. Over the past 30 years, she has worked in partnership with employers, employees and unions to develop customized strategies that improve employee success and productivity. She has presented at national and international forums on accommodation and disability management and regularly contributes to disability management education through workshops and training programs as well as online newsletters.
Among her many publications, dating back to 1990, Nancy coauthored a chapter on “Ergonomics in Disability Management” in Ergonomics for Therapists, 3rd edition, 2007. She has written the “Human Resource Managers Guide to Managing Disability in the Workplace” with Carswell, Thomson Reuter’s first edition published in 2010 and second edition published in 2016.