This seminar reviews the background and scope of respiratory illness (including COVID-19) and introduces strategies for assessing and implementing treatment interventions designed for clients with compromised lung function. Finally, this course includes reimbursement and documentation principles to ensure efficacy in this area by therapy providers. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.
Course created on February 5, 2021
Course Type: Recorded Webinar
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/2.0; AL/2.0; AR/2.0; AZ/2.0; CA/2.0; CO/2.0; CT/2.0; DC/2.0; DE/2.0; FL/2.0; GA/2.0; HI/2.0; IA/2.0; IACET/0.2; ID/2.0; IL/2.0; IN/2.0; KS/2.0; KY/2.0 Category 2; MA/2.0; MD/0.2; ME/2.0; MI/2.0; MO/2.0; MS/2.0; MT/2.0; NC/2.0; ND/2.0; NE/2.0; NH/2.0; NM/2.0; NV/0.2; NY/2.0; OR/2.0; PA/2.0; RI/2.0; SC/2.0; SD/2.0; TN/2.0; TX/2.0; UT/2.0; VA/2.0; VT/2.0; WA/2.0; WI/2.0; WV/2.0; WY/2.0
- Participants will be able to explain the background and scope of respiratory disease.
- Participants will be able to outline how best to assess patients with compromised lung function.
- Participants will be able to identify Physical Therapy (PT), Occupational Therapy (OT), and Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) interventions for clients with compromised respiratory function.
- Participants will be able to describe components of appropriate client and caregiver education for managing respiratory disease.
- Participants will be able to explain associated reimbursement and documentation principles.
|0-20 Minutes||Background and scope of respiratory disease|
|20-50 Minutes||Assessment of the client with compromised respiratory function|
|50-70 Minutes||Vital signs and interventions|
|70-90 Minutes||Client and caregiver education|
|90-115 Minutes||Reimbursement and documentation|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
MPT, CLT-LANA, CDP
Neely Sullivan, M PT, CLT-LANA, CDP has worked with diverse client populations in a variety of clinical settings. These experiences and multiple courses on the topic have allowed her to treat and develop client care programs for clients living with respiratory disease. She has served in multiple levels of regional and corporate management positions. In these positions, Neely has developed policies and worked closely with multidisciplinary teams to ensure that clients living with respiratory disease have the opportunity to attain their highest level of function and quality of life. She has most recently been responsible for the identification, implementation and evaluation of clinical programs in long-term care settings.
Neely currently provides educational support to 13,000+ therapists nationwide as Education Specialist for Select Rehabilitation. Neely has lectured nationally and at the state level on the topics of Respiratory Health, Wellness, Documentation, Denials Management, ICD10 Coding, and The Role of Rehabilitation with the LTC Client. She has authored publications focusing on clinical management of older adult clients. Neely conducts audits, quality improvement planning, and clinical training to Select Rehabilitation employees and customers monthly. She is a member of the APTA including the Clinical Electrophysiology and Wound Management section and Geriatric section.
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