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Treatment of Patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis in the Home Health Setting
Presented by Scott Rushanan, MS, OTR/L, MBA
Live WebinarFri, Aug 23, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT
Course: #3501Level: Intermediate2 Hours
Background on ALS (i.e., pathophysiology, diagnosis, and signs), functional and cognitive impairments associated with the disease, as well as information on interventions from both practice-based evidence and evidence-b.ased practice will be discussed. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Geriatric Pharmacology: PT Role and Responsibilities
Presented by JIll Heitzman, PT, DPT, GCS, NCS, CWS, CEEAA, FACCWS
Live WebinarFri, Aug 30, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT
Course: #3488Level: Intermediate2 Hours
This course will look at issues related to geriatric pharmacology and PT role in pharmaceutical management; especially in the home health setting. Issues related to polypharmacy, adverse effects and aging systems as related to the PT plan of care will be presented through case scenarios. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Total Joint Arthroplasty Acute Care Rehabilitation Starts in the Home
Presented by John C. Gose, PT, MS, OCS
Recorded Webinar
Course: #3485Level: Introductory2 Hours
This presentation will address current rehabilitation management for patients receiving joint arthroplasty. Acute Care now truly starts with Home Care. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT and PTA.

Elder Abuse and Child Abuse: Know the Signs and Your Role
Presented by Kathleen D. Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP
Recorded Webinar
Course: #3516Level: Intermediate1 Hour
Elder abuse and neglect and child abuse and neglect are harsh realities. This course will identify the physical, clinical, and behavioral indicators of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse needed to identify and report to appropriate agencies. Participants will gain an improved awareness of warning signs of abuse, the clinician's role in reporting abuse, and the steps for reporting abuse and getting proper assistance.

Breast Cancer: Functional Implications and Physical Therapy Management
Presented by Stephen Wechsler, PT, DPT
Live WebinarWed, Sep 4, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT
Course: #3490Level: Intermediate2 Hours
Breast cancer and its associated treatments frequently result in physical impairments and functional limitations that affect survivorship and quality of life. This course will review breast cancer, its treatments, common sequelae, and the evidence-based physical therapy approaches to assessing and treating breast cancer survivors. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

When to Say When: Treatment Parameters for Home Health Therapy for People with Cardiovascular or Pulmonary Pathologies
Presented by Pamela Bartlo, PT, DPT, CCS
Recorded Webinar
Course: #3465Level: Intermediate2 Hours
PTs and PTAs often treat patients with cardiovascular or pulmonary pathologies in home health soon after hospitalization or exacerbation. These patients are often physiologically unstable and require monitoring during progression of function and activity. This course will provide PTs and PTAs a guide to determining patient status and parameters for progression of rehab. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT and PTA.

Dietary Considerations for Rehabilitation and Fitness Professionals
Presented by Jennifer Stone, PT, DPT, OCS, PHC
Recorded WebinarAudio
Course: #3450Level: Intermediate2 Hours
This course will discuss nutrition applications that may be helpful to rehab and fitness professionals in treating patients with chronic pain, orthopedic conditions, and pelvic health conditions. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA and AT.

Motor Control and Motor Learning: Incorporating the Fundamentals into Clinical Practice
Presented by Jill Seale, PT, PhD, NCS
Live WebinarWed, Sep 11, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT
Course: #3498Level: Introductory2 Hours
Participants will review the models of motor control and learning along with the supporting and contradictory evidence related to each model. Factors such as practice and feedback will be the focus of this course, and how therapists manipulate these factors to maximize motor learning and positive neuroplasticity/recovery. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT and PTA.

Documentation and Billing for Aquatic Therapy
Presented by Beth Scalone, PT, DPT, OCS
Live WebinarFri, Sep 13, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT
Course: #3452Level: Intermediate2 Hours
This course will include documentation "do's and don'ts" including ways to document medical necessity and skilled care in aquatic therapy environments. It will provide updates on Medicare rules and coding related to outpatient aquatic therapy along with sharing key resources to help the therapist stay in compliance. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT and PTA.

Management of Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome
Presented by David Nolan, PT, DPT, MS, OCS, SCS, CSCS
Recorded Webinar
Course: #3475Level: Intermediate2 Hours
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome is a common diagnosis for patients presenting to physical therapy with anterior knee pain. The purpose of this presentation is to present an evidence-based review of current physical therapy practice for the management of patellofemoral pain syndrome. Evidence-Based therapeutic exercise interventions will also be reviewed. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA and AT