SPONSORSHIP: EXHIBITORS & PARTNERS
Our 2019 Sponsors
DePuy Synthes, a Johnson & Johnson Company
DePuy Synthes Spine is the second largest spine company in the world with one of the most comprehensive portfolios of spinal care solutions that address key areas including thoracolumbar, cervical, aging spine, interbody fusion, and minimally invasive surgery.
Keches Law Group is the largest workers’ compensation law firm in Massachusetts with 36 attorneys and over $947 million recovered for their clients since 1987.
Pro Sports Orthopedics is a multi-specialty group that offers Psychiatry, Pain Injections (no facility fee), Podiatry, Spine, Hand, Sports and Arthroplasty Orthopedic care. We are located in Cambridge, Brighton & Waltham and are committed to delivering quality outcomes, care and service.
4WEB Medical is an implant device company founded in 2008 in Dallas TX. Its proprietary open architecture truss design increases endplate to implant contact maximizing resistance to subsidence.
Acuity Surgical is your trusted partner for biologic and implant technologies. Our novel porous titanium A Link Z System, with new footprints and lordotic options, and minimally processed AcuPac Advanced Allograft Tissue demonstrate our unwavering commitment to evidence-based lumbar, cervical, and biologic solutions. Acuity Surgical is honored to be named #201 on the 2018 Inc. 5000 fastest-growing private companies.
Boston Pain Specialist
Boston Pain Specialist is a pain management clinic in Melrose, MA specializing in comprehensive treatment for chronic and acute pain, including patients with work related injuries. Our team of interventional pain management specialists collaborating with pain psychologists and Occupational Health specialists, work with referring physicians, case managers, and insurance companies to help get patients back to their life.
Boston Sports & Shoulder Center
Boston Sports & Shoulder Center is a premier orthopaedic practice in Waltham specializing in sports medicine and workers compensation injuries. Our team of board certified orthopaedic surgeons is committed to providing outstanding, compassionate care to help patients recover from a broad range of injuries of the ankle, bicep, elbow, foot, hamstring, hand, hip, knee, quadriceps, shoulder and wrist.
BU Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery provides services for the following: fractures, complications of fractures, hand, trauma, pediatrics, spine, sports, foot and ankle, joint replacement and arthritis.
Cambridge Health Alliance Occupational Health
The CHA Occupational Health Program is staffed by world renowned physicians from the faculty of both Harvard Medical School and the T.H. Chan Harvard School of Public Health. We have more than 800 clients representing a broad range of industries including manufacturing, pharmaceutical, retail and the public sector. We also serve people through our OEM Clinic exposed to chemicals/toxic substances or who have experienced on-the-job injuries. These patients are often referred by primary care doctors, lawyers, unions or insurance companies/agencies.
Cerapedics is a passionate, customer-focused, research-based team dedicated to enhancing the science of bone repair by staying at the leading edge of osteobiologic science and product development. At Cerapedics, we are focused on developing and commercializing novel osteobiologic products based on a proprietary small peptide technology (P-15) on anorganic bone mineral (ABM), supported by the highest level of clinical evidence, and validated in clinically relevant real world applications.
At Excel Orthopaedic Specialists in Woburn, our mission is simple: to provide the very best in medical services for those who come to us with orthopaedic problems and injuries, and to treat each patient like a family member. With our team of orthopaedic surgeons, physical and occupational therapists we can meet all of your needs in one place – including x-rays on site!
H-Wave is a unique form of electrical stimulation intended to speed recovery and restore function by addressing chronic inflammatory problems through increased blood flow and lymphatic action. H-Wave’s multifunctional design offers an alternative drug-free solution for the management of chronic, acute or post-operative pain by providing powerful, long-lasting analgesic benefits.
HUB International New England
HUB International New England is one of the leading Insurance Brokerages in North America. HUB specializes in customizing insurance programs for all aspects of the Medial community including Property and Casualty, Workers Compensation, Employee Benefits and all aspects of Profession Insurance coverages.
Injured Workers Pharmacy
As a specialized home delivery pharmacy, IWP supports injured workers from injury to recovery. We are committed to delivering the industry’s highest quality pharmacy care by partnering with the treatment team, attorneys and payers to achieve superior return to work results.
Kids’ Chance of Vermont
Kids’ Chance of Vermont is proud to be a part of the national Kids’ Chance initiative, which provides educational scholarships to students whose mothers or fathers have suffered serious, catastrophic or fatal workplace injuries or illnesses. Since its inception in 2015, Kids’ Chance of Vermont has awarded more than $60,000.00 in scholarships, helping Vermont students attend college, university, vocational and trade programs that their families could not otherwise afford.
Massachusetts Association of Occupational Health Nurses (MaAOHN)
The Massachusetts Association of Occupational Health Nurses MaAOHN is an organization committed to providing ongoing leadership, support and networking opportunities for all Massachusetts nurses engaged in occupational and environmental health.“Caring for the workers of Massachusetts for almost 100 years.”
Massachusetts Department of Labor Standards
The MA Department of Labor Standards promotes and protects workers’ safety and health, wages, and working conditions. The On-Site Consultation Program offers free and confidential health and safety support to small businesses throughout the Commonwealth, and helps companies to comply with applicable OSHA standards..
Med League Legal Nurse Consulting
Since 1989, Med League Legal Nurse Consulting provides litigation support in the areas of Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home/Assisted Living, Personal Injury, Worker’s Compensation, Product Liability cases. We can help with any aspect of litigation when medical issues have to be identified in the matters involving healthcare professionals.
Medtonic is a global leader in medical technology, services, and solutions. We collaborate with others to take on health care’s greatest challenges. At the 2019 Work Related Injuries Workshop we will be demonstrating our pain pumps and high speed surgical drills.
NECOEM is a not-for-profit organized community of physicians and their affiliates that strives to improve the health and safety of workers, workplaces, and environments. It’s next state-of-the-art annual conference will be held on December 4, 5 and 6, 2019.
Occupational Health Connections (OHC)
Women owned staffing and recruiting company for occupational and employee health.
Occupational & Environmental Health Network (OEHN)
OEHN is an occupational and environmental medicine consulting company, offering clients in a wide array of business and industry, including biotech, biopharma, universities, laboratories, manufacturing, hospitals, public safety and more with remote and onsite clinical and consulting services. Our comprehensive service line includes: Medical Director Solutions, Employee Health Services, Disability Management, Research Occupational Health, Ergonomic services, Worksite Wellness and Psychological Evaluations.
ODG by MCG
ODG, an MCG Health company (www.mcg.com/odg), provides unbiased, evidence-based guidelines that unite payers, providers and employers in the effort to confidently and effectively return employees to health. The clinical guidelines and analytical tools within ODG are designed to improve and benchmark return-to-work performance, facilitate quality care while limiting inappropriate utilization, assess claim risk for interventional triage, and set reserves based on industry data.
OEM Press is a long-established, international publisher focused on the specialty of occupational and environmental health. We are featuring the newest addition to our OEM Toolbox series, Workers’ Compensation Claims Management: An Evidence-Based Approach to Measuring, Predicting, and Controlling Costs by Xuguang (Grant) Tao, MD, MS, PhD, Nimisha Kalia, MD, MPH, MBA and Edward J. Bernacki, MD, MPH.
Private Home Care Services
Catastrophic injuries are serious, life-changing events. For both patients and insurers, the associated costs can be extensive and at times overwhelming. PHCS has the expertise to assist our patients towards functional independence while respectful and appreciative of cost containment. Our experienced team ensures application of evidence-based methods and carefully executed care plans with a goal of maximum improvement for our patients at a reduced financial output. A direct result of our experience may lead to a reduction of unnecessary hospitalization and unneeded diagnostic testing.
Vericel develops, manufactures, and markets autologous cell-based therapies for patients with serious diseases and conditions. The company markets two cell therapy products in the United States. MACI® and Epicel®.
Coventry offers industry-leading workers’ compensation care and cost management solutions for employers, insurance carriers, and third party administrators. Our case management solution reduces costs associated with lost time and includes telephonic and field case management, catastrophic case management, crisis response, vocational case management, and specialty services.
Law Offices of Deborah G. Kohl
The Law Offices of Deborah G. Kohl has over 60 years of experience representing injured workers negotiate the workers’ compensation system. The firm is dedicated to effective, knowledgeable and personal attention to our clients.
Law Offices of Martin B. Schneider, PC
A leading defense firm concentrating in workers’ compensation law in Massachusetts. Clients include insurers, self-insurers, and numerous “Fortune 500” companies.
Medical and Life Care Consulting Services
Medical and Life Care Consulting is a case management and medical consulting firm serving the North East region of the United States. Our innovative and comprehensive approach to case management ensures that each patient receives the utmost in care and services, while containing cost and supporting the goals our of clients.
Moriarty & Associates, PC
Moriarty & Associates specializes is a workers’ compensation law firm located in Wakefield, MA and dedicated to Workers’ Compensation Insurance Defense.
Pierce, Pierce & Napolitano
Pierce, Pierce & Napolitano is a workers’ compensation law firm located in Salem Mass, dedicated to representing injured workers and their families. The firm has been recognized by US News and World Report and Best Lawyers as a Tier 1 Best Law firm in Massachusetts (highest rating) for the past 7 years.
Ready, Kiernan & McNally, LLP
Ready, Kiernan & McNally, LLP is a personal injury and workers’ compensation law firm with offices in New Bedford, Quincy, Brockton and Wareham, Massachusetts. The firm is a recognized leader in workers’ compensation law representing parties in all regional offices of the Department of Industrial Accidents.