11th Annual Johns Hopkins Dystonia & Spasticity Practicum & Update: Administrative Aspects of Toxin Injections in Managed Care is organized by Johns Hopkins Medicine (JHM) and will be held from May 11, 2018 - May 11, 2020.
The target audience for this medical event is for neurology and physical medicine and rehabilitation residents and fellows, as well as community neurologists, physiatrists, physical, and occupational therapists. No prerequisites required. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Conference Description :
While botulinum toxins can be an effective treatment option for patients with dystonia and spasticity, their clinical utility can feel cumbersome and complicated from an administrative perspective. This educational activity will provide a comprehensive update on the clinical applications of botulinum toxins, as well as practical strategies for their effective implementation while accounting for managed care considerations. Specifically, it will address effective methods for obtaining consent, proper coding and billing, and documentation requirements, as well as other strategies to facilitate appropriate access to botulinum toxin therapies.
Conference Goal :
The goal of this activity is to offer clinicians insights and strategies for facilitating access to, and the appropriate use/management of, botulinum toxin therapy in patients with dystonia and spasticity.
• Recognize the varied clinical applications of available botulinum toxin preparations.
• Implement practical strategies, including consent and documentation, to improve the office-based use of botulinum toxin preparations.
Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Neurology, Infectious Disease