Employers have not been as comfortable addressing mental illnesses in the workplace as physical illnesses, Joyce A. Murphy, MPA, executive vice chancellor of UMass Medical School's Commonwealth Medicine division, told the Worcester Business Journal. She believes the NAMI pledge will lead to change.
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UMass Medical School's Disability Evaluation Services provides public agency and private industry clients with a wide range of services and supports throughout the disability detemination process - whether it is for state benefits such as Medicaid or help with SSDI applications and appeals.
Our goal is to provide our clients with accessible and cost-effective solutions. We aim to expedite the process and improve services for benefits.
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October 29, 2014
Traumatic brain injury: Establishing evidence of functional impairment and causality in the medical record
In this training we briefly review the mechanisms of brain injury and functional neuroanatomy associated with impairment after such injury. We examine sources of objective evidence of severity of impairment and explore methods of identifying such evidence (or lack thereof) in the medical record.