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Post-Acute Rehabilitation of the Complex Elderly Patient - Home, SNF and Long-Term Care Settings (Sep 11 - 12, 2020)
Sep 11 - 12, 2020 | Contact Hours 14 | USD $435 | White Plains, New York
Post-Acute Rehabilitation of the Complex Elderly Patient - Home, SNF and Long-Term Care Settings is organized by Education Resources, Inc. (ERI) and will be held from Sep 11 - 12, 2020 at Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, White Plains, New York, United States of America. Target Audience: Designed for PTs, PTAs, OTs, OTAs, SLPs CEU Details: • This course meets the criteria for 14 contact hours (1.4 CEUs). Application has been made to the NJ Board of Physical Therapy Examiners. The KS, MO and PA Board of Physical Therapy recognizes other state board approvals. This course meets the requirements of acceptable continuing education by the NE Board of Physical Therapy. This course satisfies CE Requirements in IA. • Approved provider by the NY State Board of Physical Therapy for 16.8 contact hours. • Application has been made to the FL Physical Therapy Association for 16.5 continuing education contact hours. • Approved provider of continuing education by the American Occupational Therapy Association #3043, for 14 contact hours - Intermediate Level Occupational Therapy Process: assessment, intervention. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures by AOTA. • Approved provider of the FL Board of Occupational Therapy-CE Broker – 16.5 hours • This course is offered for up to 1.4 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate Level, Professional area) • NBCOT professional development provider - 14 PDUs • 12 hours of this course qualify toward the 20 hours requirement for NDTA re-certification Description: The focus of post-acute care has begun, and will continue, to shift towards value over volume. This does not mean that less therapy is indicated. However, what a therapist focuses on when evaluating and setting the plan of care will be even more critical in this new environment. This course will focus on providing evidence-based tests and measures to use for evaluations, review frameworks for effective care planning to reduce re-hospitalizations and provide evidence-based interventions for optimal outcomes in treating the complex older adult in the SNF and Home Health settings. Case studies for diagnoses such as Parkinson’s Disease, Sarcopenia and Heart Failure will be introduced for participants to utilize critical thinking processes combined with recent research to identify best practices of care for this population. In addition, various preventative aspects a therapist can incorporate into practice will be provided. Objectives: Participants will be able to apply course learning immediately to: • Identify evidence-based standardized tests when establishing plans of care for the complex elderly patient. • Describe the upcoming changes to both SNF and HH payment structure and the impact on therapy and outcomes. • Develop a working knowledge of best practices while utilizing presented frameworks/processes for care transitions to prevent rehospitalization for the complex elderly patient. • Utilize research to create functional therapeutic interventions (including fall prevention programs and interventions to improve balance) across post-acute settings. • Apply best practices in documentation of skilled services for the complex elderly patient.
Evidence Based Cancer Rehabilitation Resources and Its Role in Cancer Survivorship (Nov 13 - 14, 2020)
Nov 13 - 14, 2020 | Contact Hours 15 | USD $435 | White Plains, New York
Evidence Based Cancer Rehabilitation Resources and Its Role in Cancer Survivorship is organized by Education Resources, Inc. (ERI) and will be held from Nov 13 - 14, 2020 at Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, White Plains, New York, United States of America. Target Audience: This course is of interest to all healthcare professionals contemplating or currently providing oncology services. CEU Details: • This course meets the criteria for 15 contact hours (1.5 CEUs). TX Physical Therapy Association approved provider. The GA Board of PT recognizes other state board approvals. Application has been made to the NJ Board of Physical Therapy Examiners. This workshop meets accepted standards for continuing competence as outlined by the CT General Statutes. • Approved provider by the NY State Board of Physical Therapy for 18 contact hours. • Approved provider of continuing education by the American Occupational Therapy Association #3043, for 15 contact hours (1.5 CEUs) - Intermediate Level Occupational Therapy Process: assessment, intervention. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures by AOTA. • Approved by the TX Board of OT Examiners. • NBCOT professional development provider - 15 PDUs Description: Explore evidence-based research and design tools and strategies to analyze and treat a diverse range of cancers. Learn to identify and administer treatments for edema, fatigue, neuropathy, pain, pelvic floor dysfunction, and many others. Advances in the medical management of cancer have led to earlier detection, improved treatments, and increased survival rates. However, research shows that most cancer survivors experience long-term physical, psychosocial, and cognitive impairments during and following cancer treatment. Rehabilitation professionals are increasingly challenged to provide supportive cancer services that address quality of life, cancer-related fatigue, neuropathy, musculoskeletal deficits, and integumentary concerns. This interactive course will discuss the latest evidence based tools and strategies for the care of patients with diverse cancer types across the cancer continuum. Functional outcome measures and current reimbursement requirements from Medicare and private insurance companies will be addressed. Problem-based case studies and lab activities will enable participants to develop an effective therapy program for cancer survivors. Objectives: Upon Completion of this course, participants will be able to: • Understand the pathology and medical management of various types of cancer • Perform a thorough evaluation of the patient with cancer • Select functional outcome measures and evidence based assessment tools • Develop and progress a cancer rehabilitation plan to address cancer related side effects • Understand current reimbursement mandates of federal and private insurance companies