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Course: #2602

Cases Across the Continuum of Care: Improving Outcomes Through the Recognition and Prevention of the Unexpected

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2 Hours  

This educational session will bring together clinicians for the presentation and discussion of clinical cases with unexpected or unintended outcomes. Real patient cases will be presented followed by a discussion period after each case. The discussion will consist of discussion of how the unexpected outcome occurred, how it was addressed, and how it could be prevented in the future. Rationale for these decisions will be supported by available evidence. An overview of the benefits of morbidity and mortality presentations will be given, along with strategies to implement these within one’s own practice or region.

Course created on January 20, 2017

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Preview Exam

Level: Intermediate

Course Learning Outcomes

  • The participant will be able to define the importance of performing morbidity and mortality presentations in acute care physical therapy.
  • The participant will be able to explain the clinical reasoning of least two cases with unexpected or unintended outcomes with colleagues to improve patient outcomes.
  • The participant will be able to list at least three suggestions for future management of cases with unexpected or unintended outcomes.
  • The participant will be able to describe at least three strategies to successfully implement morbidity and mortality presentation in your own practice.

Time-ordered Agenda

0-20 Minutes Introduction to morbidity and mortality presentations in physical therapy. Background & Review of Learner Outcomes Benefits to physical therapist practice
20-35 Minutes Rules to live by: Non-confrontational learning environment
35-95 Minutes Case presentations including:Case description, Course of treatment, Unexpected or unintended outcome, How outcome was addressed, How outcome could be prevented, Incorporation of available evidence, Discussion with audience - facilitated by speakers
95-110 Minutes Successful use of morbidity and mortality presentations in your practice
110-120 Minutes Conclusions & Further DiscussionQ and A, Summary

Course Presenters

steven ambler

Steven Ambler, PT, DPT, MPH, CPH, OCS

Dr. Steven B. Ambler, PT, DPT, MPH, CPH, OCS is an Associate Professor and Coordinating Faculty for the USF-UWF DPT Partnership for the School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of South Florida. Dr. Ambler is board-certified as an orthopedic clinical specialist by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. He has served as a board member for the Florida Physical Therapy Association and also represents Florida at the APTA’s House of Delegates. He serves as a Capstone Advisor for the transitional DPT programs at the University of Montana and the University of South Florida. Dr. Ambler’s areas of scholarship include consideration of diagnosis and the movement system in musculoskeletal physical therapist practice and interprofessional considerations in practice, and education. Steve has received the Deans Teaching Award from the Morsani College of Medicine at the University of South Florida and the Emerging Leader Award from the American Physical Therapy Association. 


jamie dyson

Jamie Dyson, PT, DPT

Dr. Jamie Dyson, PT, DPT has been working at Orlando Health, Orlando Regional Medical Center’s, Level 1 trauma center for the past 23 years. He has served as Rehabilitation Supervisor for Critical Care, Center Coordinator of Clinical Education, Clinical Instructor, and currently has taken on the role of Rehabilitation Educator. He is an adjunct instructor with the University of Central Florida, Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program. Dr. Dyson was awarded the Signe Brunnstrom Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching in 2013. He currently serves as the Director of Membership for the Florida Physical Therapy Association and a Clinical Director at Large for the National Consortia of Clinical Education.

 


Presenter Disclosure: The presenters received an honorarium for presenting this course

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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IL Physical Therapy Continuing Education Sponsor

This course is offered for 2.0 hours (Intermediate level) by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation (Sponsor License #216000252).


KPTA

This course is offered for 2.0 hours (Intermediate level, Category 2) by the Kentucky Physical Therapy Association (Provider #CS80-2012-KPTA).


New York

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Texas Physical Therapy Association

This course is offered for 2.0 hours (Intermediate level) by the Texas Physical Therapy Association. The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE. The Texas Physical Therapy Association (TPTA) administers the CCAP on behalf of the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners (Provider #1807033TX).



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