Webinar: Understanding Disability Management

Course Description

Did you know that workplace absences cost the Canadian economy more than $16 billion annually, and yet less than half of Canadian organizations make any effort to track employee absences?   An effective disability management program can help reduce the financial and human costs associated with employee illness, injury and disease.

Join us for this interactive 45 minute webinar to review the core elements of an effective Disability Management Program and explore strategies to assist you to support your employees to return to work in a safe, timely, and productive way.

Upcoming Workshops


When: TBD (9:00 am to 9:45 am)
Where: Via Webinar  (the Zoom link will be provided prior to the webinar)
Cost: $33 + GST (per person)


Space is limited so please register early to avoid disappointment.  Please note, should there be insufficient enrollment to meet minimum requirements for a session, the workshop will be cancelled and registration fees refunded.

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Kathy Wright
Sector Lead, Workplace Health Promotion, BCPSEA

Kathy Wright has honed her expertise in employee health and well-being through 30 years of progressive responsibility and experience obtained through her work in three areas of the public sector, including the Surrey School District and the Provincial Health Services Authority.  In her current role, Kathy leads the attendance support and wellness portfolio, including disability management and the provincial Attendance Support and Wellness Program. Kathy is resolute in her passion for supporting employees in healthy work environments and strives to demonstrate her core beliefs in her daily work.


If you have any questions concerning the workshop, please contact Donna Verones by e-mail at donnav@bcpsea.bc.ca or by phone at 604.730.4501.

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