Online Programs

Well on the Web is an extension of the programs available in the Wellspring Centres across the country, enabling those who live far from a physical centres, or those not well enough to leave their homes, with access to Wellspring’s special brand of care and support.

Understanding Your Long Term Disability Benefits

This program is presented through a generous grant provided by Scotiabank.

 

Do you have Long Term Disability benefits through your employer and want to learn more about LTD? Already receiving LTD but thinking about what happens next? Wellspring is pleased to offer the online session ‘Understanding Your Long Term Disability Benefits’,  providing you with information to help you better understand how LTD works, your responsibilities and the details of an LTD policy.

In the five sections below, the seminar covers:

  • How LTD benefits work from start to finish
  • Identifying the professionals that may be involved with your case
  • How to start your LTD claim, what happens to your case while you are in treatment, and how to prepare for returning to work when you are better.

Each section can be started, stopped and accessed at any time and at your own pace. Simply click each video link to view the video in full-size mode.

Section I: What is Long Term Disability (LTD) (10:33)
  • Typical LTD contract provisions
  • What does LTD benefits typically pay?
 When you are finished watching the Wellspring LTD webinar series – either all or in part, we would appreciate you taking a few minutes to give us your feedback by clicking here.
Section 2: Starting LTD (10:52)
  • Ongoing medical information requirements
  • Best practices
When you are finished watching the Wellspring LTD webinar series – either all or in part, we would appreciate you taking a few minutes to give us your feedback by clicking here.
Section 3:  Staying on LTD (22:45)
  • The professionals involved in your case
  • Insurer’s expectations and deliverables
When you are finished watching the Wellspring LTD webinar series – either all or in part, we would appreciate you taking a few minutes to give us your feedback by clicking here.
Section 4: Transitioning Back to Work (22:53)
  • Disputes with Insurers
When you are finished watching the Wellspring LTD webinar series – either all or in part, we would appreciate you taking a few minutes to give us your feedback by clicking here.
Section 5: Surveillance (4:31)
  • Working with the Insurer
  • Additional Resources
When you are finished watching the Wellspring LTD webinar series – either all or in part, we would appreciate you taking a few minutes to give us your feedback by clicking here.

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