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Sharon Richens Delivers Keynote at 2023 NT Insurance Conference

In the fast-evolving landscape of healthcare and insurance, there are individuals who stand out as true pioneers, leading the way towards innovative approaches that transform the industry. Sharon Richens, Head of Customer at Altius Group, is undoubtedly one of them.
Her recent keynote presentation at the 2023 Northern Territory Insurance Conference has sent ripples through the insurance industry.

Industry Thought Leader 

Sharon Richens has certainly created a stir in the industry with her  insights on "Leveraging Insurer-Employer Collaboration for Improved Injured Worker Health and Claims Outcomes."  

Abstract of Sharon's Presentation: A Glimpse into the Future 

In her presentation, Sharon Richens masterfully discussed the vital role insurers play in enhancing the health and wellbeing of injured workers, while simultaneously maximising claim outcomes through efficient employer engagement. It's not just a theoretical approach; Sharon's insights are backed by practical strategies and best practice initiatives that insurers can adopt to engage and influence employers positively. By promoting a culture of safety and proactive injury prevention, insurers can impact positive health outcomes and expedite the claims process, fostering a positive outcome for all stakeholders. 

From Theory to Reality: Real World Case Studies 

What makes Sharon's presentation even more compelling is the inclusion of real-world case studies. These case studies provide tangible evidence of how a collaborative approach between insurers and employers can impact the recovery of injured workers and significantly enhance the overall efficiency of claims management. This isn't just theory; it's a proven model for success. 

Key Outcomes of the Presentation 

In addition to educating insurers on the value of collaboration between insurers and employers, Sharon's keynote address goes further. It equips them with practical knowledge and takeaways: 

  1. Bridging the Gap

Sharon's presentation offers a unique opportunity to bridge the gap between research and active implementation. Her insights are not just theoretical; they are the result of real-world experience. 

  1. Understanding the Drivers

By understanding the drivers of good injury management, we can fine-tune our strategies and make a significant impact on injured workers' lives. 

  1. Modifiable Factors

Recognising the modifiable factors that influence return to work is key to success. Sharon's presentation provides the tools and knowledge to make a difference. 

  1. Best Practice Implementation

Perhaps the most valuable outcome is the ability to implement best practice injury management processes, transforming us from being passive entities into proactive partners in the health and wellbeing of injured workers. 

 Altius Group's Head of Customer offers the way forward as the industry continues to strive to be better, demonstrating how collaboration, best practises, and a focus on the health of the injured worker can change the game. 

If you would like to learn more, please contact us about arranging Sharon to deliver this presentation at your organisation. Prefer to call? 1800 258 487   

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