Postgraduate Medical Training

In clinical practice, a variety of medical professions, in particular, rheumatologists, psychiatrists, neurologists and orthopedic surgeons provide regular accident- and work-related judgments on the health of claimants to social and private insurance organizations.

At the University Hospital Basel, asim provides specific training in insurance medicine to doctors in their postgraduate training for various specialties.  The educational sessions cover the following key topics:

  • Disability and Invalidity
  • Assessment of Accident Causality
  • Return To Work
  • Introduction to Independent Medical Evaluations with Case Scenarios
  • Typical Problems in Independent Medical Evaluations
  • Medically Unexplained Syndromes