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Online registration to attend the 41st Annual Kansas Workers Compensation Seminar at the Overland Park Convention Center on Sept. 29 & 30, has opened at www.dol.ks.gov/WorkComp/seinar.aspx and will close at 4 p.m. Sept. 16. Registration will not be sold at the door. Registration prices are: $160 - Two Day, $100 - One Day. Continuing education is pre-approved for Kansas and Missouri attorneys, Certified Case Managers, and Kansas RN, LPN, and LMHT professionals (see website for details). A record number of exhibits will be on display. A Charity Golf Tournament sponsored by McAnany, Van Cleave & Phillips, PA, will take place on Monday, Sept. 28 (see website for details).

The Division's digitization project now has a name - DigiComp - and a website. This project will create a web-based system for interacting with the Division including electronic data interchange for claims and policy reporting, dispute workflows, document management, alternative dispute resolution processes and attorney electronic transactions and communications. Visit the DigiComp site for news, an overview, timeline and key staff involved in the project.

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