-The curriculum will make the Health Professional more familiar with the Administrative bodies requesting an independent medical evaluation.
-The Health Professionals involved in such activities will learn how to formulate a well motivated medical opinion.
-The Health Professionals involved in this curriculum will acquire a basic legal knowledge which will help them in theses activities.
-This training will allow the Health Professionals to perform more adequately and professionally in court when appearing as a medical expert.
-This curriculum will allow the physicians to be knowledgeable in all areas of Insurance Medicine which should help them to be more competent in these new tasks.
It can be done in 4 trimesters and will give you a certificate of attendance. Yearly given at each trimester: Winter (January), Autumn (September) and Summer (May).
Each course is made of 15, 3 hours lectures for a total of 45 hours of teaching; the program is designed for one formal lecture every week. This will require 3 to 5 hours of work weekly. The formal lectures will be available on the Internet. Didactic material will be available electronically.
A formal multiple choice examination will complete each course and validate the learning process.
The training in insurance and expertise medicine will allow Health Professionals to provide a more independent and well motivated opinion. The teaching will allow a more reliable disability.
The first year is introductory and common to medical experts and medical officers of Insurance Companies
The second year is optional:
- Either advanced expertise medicine for the Health Professionals involved mainly in independent medical examinations ;
- Either insurance medicine for Health Professionals working for employers or Insurance Companies.
Any English speaking health professional can enroll in the curriculum Expertise medicine, can follow the training. A University degree is necessary.
MMD6230 : Insurance and Expertise Medicine (3 cr.)
MMD6231 : Legal Aspects (2 cr.)
Block B - Option 1 : Insurance Medicine (6 cr.)
MMD6232 : Insurance Medicine (3 cr.)
MMD6233 : Underwriting and Claims Analysis (3 cr.)
Block B - Option 2 : Expertise Medicine (6 cr.)
MMD6234 : Advanced Expertise Medicine - Part 1 (3 cr.)
MMD6235 : Advanced Expertise Medicine - Part 2 (3 cr.)
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