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Behavioral Factors in Integrated Absence Management

Les Kertay
July 11, 2017

Read R3 Continuum’s chief medical officer, Dr. Les Kertay, column in the July issue of DMEC’s @Work magazine titled “Behavioral Factors in Integrated Absence Management” by clicking here.

Les Kertay

Guest Author

Les Kertay is a licensed and board-certified clinical psychologist. He has extensive experience and expertise in the arena of mind-body health including disability medicine, chronic pain, health behaviors, crisis response, and managing workplace absence. With over 15 years in executive leadership positions in the medical and vocational areas of the disability insurance industry, Dr. Kertay has presented at national and international conferences on topics related to the psychological aspects of work and disability, practical approaches to managing psychosocial issues in medical practice, pain management, somatoform and personality disorders, and professional ethics. Also, in addition to other publications, he is a contributor to three books on psychosocial aspects of complex disability claims and is lead editor for the AMA Guides to Navigating Disability Benefit Systems. Dr. Kertay is also a practicing clinician and industry consultant.