WC Mastery Training:

- Available On-Demand -

"How to Determine Causation & Red Flags of Workers' Comp Fraud"


Your Hosts For This Training...

Michael Stack

Amaxx LLC

Michael Stack is founder and lead trainer of Amaxx Workers' Comp Training Center.  He is an experienced risk consultant and works with clients to develop benchmarking comparisons, assess key cost drivers, structure strategies, and design training to reduce workers’ compensation and risk management costs.

Jacob Lazarovic, M.D.

Amaxx LLC

Jacob Lazarovic MD is Medical Advisor at Amaxx. He has considerable experience in managed care, including 18 years as chief medical officer at Broadspire , a leading TPA, where he developed and supported innovative programs ensuring cost-effective medical management practices in the workers compensation/disability arena impacting utilization review, case management, physician review, bill review, analysis and outcomes, and quality improvement.

In this On-Demand Training You Will Learn...

The existence of a workers' compensation claim relies on the determination of an injury being legitimately work related or not. While many details of causation can be both medically and legally complex, employers and claims handlers need to understand key concepts in order to make informed and fair decisions.

This training session will cover:

  • Action steps when an employee has a condition that may or may not be work related
  • If / Then case examples of what to do in specific scenarios
  • Red flags to look for as evidence of workers' comp fraud
  • When to leverage medical expertise to make a defensible determination
  • Using evidence-based medicine to complete a causation analysis

And more…