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2019 Brought Positive Changes To Vocational Rehabilitation!By Jason Weinstock on December 13, 2019 Posted in Information Center,Legislative proposals,Vocational rehabilitation
Vocational rehabilitation is one the few things/programs I like about the Nevada workers’ compensation system. In short it offers injured workers the ability to learn a new trade and find a job, when they can no longer return to their previous employment. See my blog on vocational rehabilitation for more information. The conclusion of the … Continue reading 2019 Brought Positive Changes To Vocational Rehabilitation!
What happens if you can’t return to your pre-injury employment?By Jason Weinstock on October 25, 2019 Posted in Benefits,Vocational rehabilitation
Occasionally, an injured worker’s injuries are so severe that even after medical treatment has concluded they cannot return to work doing what they used to do. Injured workers in this position may not be out of options for future employment… often they will be eligible for vocational rehabilitation. What is vocational rehabilitation? Vocational rehabilitation consists … Continue reading What happens if you can’t return to your pre-injury employment?