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Ethics in Rehabilitation: A Clinical Perspective for Therapists

Course: #3413Level: Intermediate3 Hours 1620 Reviews

In this seminar, practical information about ethics is provided from a clinical perspective. Basic principles of ethics as they relate to healthcare and therapy are reviewed. Behaviors that are considered unethical by most credentialing bodies are considered as well as health care/therapy codes of ethics. The CELIBATE and RIPS methods for analyzing ethical dilemmas are reviewed with case studies to demonstrate use. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Regarding Hawaii credits, this course is not approved for the HI ethics requirement. Regarding Mississippi credits, this course is approved for CC credit by the MS State board of PT from 7/1/2019-6/30/2020. Regarding Texas credits, this course does not meet the TX ethics requirement.

Course created on April 26, 2019

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Course Type: Recorded Webinar

CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/3.0; AL/3.0; AR/3.0; AZ/3.0; CA/3.0; CO/3.0; CT/3.0; DE/3.0; GA/3.0; HI/3.0; IA/3.0; IACET/0.3; ID/3.0; IN/3.0; KS/3.0; KY/3.0 Category 1; LA/3.0; MA/3.0; MD/0.3; ME/3.0; MI/3.0; MO/3.0; MS/3.0; MT/3.0; NC/3.0; ND/3.0; NE/3.0; NH/3.0; NY/3.0; OR/3.0; PA/3.0; ProCert/FSBPT/2.0; RI/3.0; SC/3.0; SD/3.0; TN/3.0; TX/3.0; UT/3.0; VA/3.0; VT/3.0; WA/3.0; WI/3.0; WY/3.0

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to identify at least three principles of ethics and their application to rehabilitation and physical therapy.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to identify at least three codes of ethics that govern discipline-specific therapy practice.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to discuss procedures for analyzing ethical dilemmas in healthcare.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to correctly apply Code of Ethics to real world issues through case scenarios.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to Identify common ethical issues experienced in healthcare settings.

Agenda

0-10 Minutes Introduction, review of learning outcomes
10-45 Minutes Principles of ethics, Codes of ethics, APTA Code of Ethics
45-65 Minutes Licensure, fraud and abuse
65-90 Minutes HIPAA, Patient rights
90-105 Minutes Legal issues
105-120 Minutes Common ethical issues
120-135 Minutes Analyzing ethical dilemmas CELIBATE
135-145 Minutes Analyzing ethical dilemmas RIPS
145-160 Minutes Avoiding ethical dilemmas
160-180 Minutes Case scenarios, Summary, Q&A

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Kathleen D. Weissberg has received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-financial: Kathleen D. Weissberg has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

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

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California

PhysicalTherapy.com is a recognized continuing competency approval agency for the Physical Therapy Board of California. This course is offered for 3.0 hours of continuing competency.


CE Broker

CE Broker

PhysicalTherapy.com is approved to report to CE Broker for PTs and PTAs licensed in the state of SC, CE Provider #: 50-14089. If you are a PT/PTA in South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you.


International Association for Continuing Education and Training

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

continued, LLC, DBA PhysicalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.3 CEUs for this program.


KPTA

This course is offered for 3.0 hours (Intermediate level, Category 1) by the Kentucky Physical Therapy Association (Provider #CS80-2012-KPTA).


Louisiana

This course is offered for 3 hours by the Louisiana Physical Therapy Board.


Maryland

This course has been approved by the Maryland State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 0.3 CEUs.


New York

PhysicalTherapy.com is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider of physical therapy and physical therapist assistant continuing education.


ProCert/FSBPT

ProCert/FSBPT

ProCert has awarded certification in the amount of 2 Continuing Competence Units (CCUs) to this activity. CCUs are a unit of relative value of an activity based on its evaluation against a comprehensive set of standards. The CCU determination is a valuation reflecting many factors including, but not limited to, duration of the activity. No conclusion should be drawn that ProCert's CCUs correlate to time or duration.


Texas Physical Therapy Association

This course is offered for 3.0 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 #2106033TX).



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