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Workplace Accommodations Specialist - Workers Compensation Hybrid Opportunity

Company: PMA Companies
Location: Philadelphia
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

This position will manage, evaluate and enhance the return-to-work process for absences related to personal and work-related illnesses for our client. The Workplace Accommodations Specialist will review job restrictions and accommodation requests as well as medical documentation in consideration for potential return-to-work opportunities. Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with client's Human Resources, Risk Management, and internal leadership teams to ensure compliance with ADA regulations.
  • Evaluates job descriptions to maximize potential opportunities available to employees unable to return to their pre-disability positions.
  • Monitors availability of work within temporary and permanent restrictions.
  • Provides direction to all parties related to the area of expertise and acts as a subject matter expert on federal and state regulations and employer practices.
  • Provides considerations of approval or denial of reasonable accommodations within the ADA requirements.
  • Possesses knowledge and expertise on all related regulations at federal, state and local levels and understanding of the collective bargaining agreements as applicable to the accommodations process.
  • Reviews and tracks medical information, restrictions, and accommodation requests.
  • Maintains consistent follow-up with medical providers, department leaders, supervisors, case managers, adjusters, and other related parties.
  • Obtains and documents initial and ongoing restrictions.
  • Participates in various projects as assigned.
  • Demonstrates commitment to Company's Code of Business Conduct and Ethics, and apply knowledge of compliance policies and procedures, standards and laws applicable to job responsibilities in the performance of work.

Keywords: PMA Companies, Philadelphia , Workplace Accommodations Specialist - Workers Compensation Hybrid Opportunity, Other , Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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