Brokerages make it to the finals of icare case awards

The finalists for the third annual icare 2017 Care & Service Excellence (CASE) Awards have been selected, with multiple brokerages making it onto the list.

Front runners in the excellence in improving employer performance category include: Aon Risk Solutions and the JLT Workers Compensation Team. Insurers and professionals working for them have also featured prominently in the list.

John Nagle, icare Group Executive Workers Insurance, was very impressed by the quality and diversity of the applications which recognise and reward outstanding service delivery in the NSW insurance and care industry.

“The awards showcase the outstanding achievements of individuals and teams in providing better outcomes for injured workers and employers, as well as specialised employer risk prevention activities,” he said.

“We are receiving submissions of outstanding calibre, reflecting ongoing innovation and highlighting the people who are driving change across our industry.”

The CASE Awards ceremony will be held on 29 November in Sydney.

icare’s 2017 Case Award finalists:

Category 1: Young Care & Service Professional of the Year
Michael, Workfocus Australia
Amy, EML
Margaret, Allianz Australia Workers Compensation NSW Ltd.

Category 2: outstanding care & service by an individual
a) care and support:
Victoria, EML
Kathy, EML
Shaun, RehabCo
Eloise, Allianz.

b) Special Care Services:
Lhing, QBE.

Category 3: Outstanding Care & Service by a Team
Allianz TMF and NSW Department of Industry, Allianz
Gallagher Bassett Services Pty Ltd, Community Support Service Team
Recovering Independence Services (RIS) Team, EML.

Category 4: Excellence and Innovation in Injury Management
Supporting Optimal Surgery (SOS) Care Program, Allianz Australia
Proactive and Early Intervention Approach to PTSD – TMF, EML
The Vocational Intervention Program, Keystone Professionals Pty Ltd
Step-up Capacity Program, Rehab Management.

Category 5: Excellence in Improving Employer Performance
Altius Group
Aon Risk Solutions
The CommuniCorp Group
JLT Workers Compensation Team.