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2023 Home Health Friday Summer Series CEU Courses for PTs

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Hospice 101
Presented by Emily Henneman, PT, DPT, Trisha Salome, PT, DPT
Recorded Webinar
Course: #4731Level: Introductory2 Hours
This introduction to hospice and end of life care for physical therapists covers the hospice benefit. Emphasis is placed on the role of physical therapists in hospice and how physical therapy can obtain a "seat at the table" with patients on hospice care.

Physical Therapy Practice in the Home Health Care Setting
Presented by Chris Chimenti, MSPT
Recorded Webinar
Course: #4719Level: Introductory2 Hours
This course covers a variety of topics, including home environments, reimbursement, regulation, OASIS data collection, quality/satisfaction reporting, clinical interventions, problem-solving, benefits/challenges, technology advances, and case studies. Participants can expect to become well-informed of home health clinical practice and better understand ways to utilize a top-of-license approach to working in the home health environment.

The Importance of Tests & Measures for the Home Health Physical Therapist: Allowing the Evidence to Guide Patient Care
Presented by Nick Panaro, PT, DPT
Recorded Webinar
Course: #4723Level: Intermediate2 Hours
Since the inception of value-based care in 2020 with the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM), a Home Health Physical Therapist's value has been challenged as a necessary role in the Home Health team. By utilizing evidence-based tests & measures, Home Health Physical Therapists can prove their value is as high as ever. We discuss this evidence during this webinar in an effort to promote Physical Therapy's continued importance for the Home Health patient.

Physical Therapist Management of Individuals with Advanced Heart Failure and End-stage Lung Disease: A Home Health Care Approach
Presented by Sara Arena, PT, MS, DcSPT
Recorded Webinar
Course: #4722Level: Intermediate2 Hours
This session illustrates physical therapist management of patients with advanced heart failure and end-stage lung disease, emphasizing the unique considerations of the home healthcare setting. Emphasis is on the physical therapist’s role within the palliative care team, determining clinical stability, symptom management through education and exercise, and other approaches to enhance the quality of life in the home health care environment.

Combatting the Four F's of Aging: Falls, Fear of Falling, Frailty, and the Floor
Presented by Dennis Klima, PT, MS, PhD, GCS, NCS
Recorded Webinar
Course: #4738Level: Intermediate2 Hours
Join our comprehensive geriatrics course and gain an understanding of the intrinsic and extrinsic causes of falls in older adults. Learn to initiate effective fall prevention strategies, including community-based programs, and implement outcome measures to address the fear of falling. Enhance your knowledge by exploring the components of frailty and relevant treatment approaches, as well as techniques to measure and manage floor rise ability in older adults for improved quality of care.

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