The program describes the multiple considerations required for the initiation of a successful telehealth (digital practice) program. Key criteria include reasons for implementation, patient types in your practice, vendor evaluations, technology availability, patient informed consent, federal/state/practice regulations, insurance/billing, and support of evidence. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.
Course created on May 22, 2020
Course Type: Text/Transcript, Recorded Webinar, Audio
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/1.5; AL/1.5; AR/1.5; AZ/1.5; CA/1.5; CO/1.5; CT/1.5; DC/1.5; DE/1.5; FL/1.5; GA/1.5; HI/1.5; IA/1.5; IACET/0.1; ID/1.5; IL/1.5; IN/1.5; KS/1.5; KY/1.5 Category 2; MA/1.5; ME/1.5; MI/1.5; MO/1.5; MS/1.5; MT/1.5; NC/1.5; ND/1.5; NE/1.5; NH/1.5; NJ/1.5; NM/1.5; NY/1.5; OK/1.5 OK Category B; OR/1.5; PA/1.5; RI/1.5; SC/1.5; SD/1.5; TN/1.5; TX/1.5; UT/1.5; VA/1.5; VT/1.5; WA/1.5; WI/1.5; WY/1.5
- Participants will be able to identify at least three component steps required for the implementation of telehealth (digital practice) into existing clinical practice.
- Participants will be able to identify at least two regulatory and insurance considerations each.
- Participants will be able to describe at lest two potential clinical scenarios for digital practice.
- Participants will be able to identify at least three evidence-based strategies of telehealth use in patient care.
- Participants will be able to list at least four resources available in the telehealth/digital practice space.
|0-15 Minutes||Background, review of learning outcomes, terminology|
|15-30 Minutes||Steps for implementation|
|30-45 Minutes||Insurance and regulatory considerations|
|45-60 Minutes||Patient scenarios|
|60-75 Minutes||Evidence in digital practice|
PT, DPT, MHS, AT, Ret.
Ed has been engaged in healthcare administration, management, education, and consulting for more than 30 years. He is presently an Independent Contractor/Sole Proprietor for Rehabilitation Services and Education, and Chair-Elect of the Kentucky Physical Therapy License Board. Since 2003, he has provided over 200 workshops/webinars/continuing education events. Topics have included leadership and management development, productivity/efficiency improvement, healthcare transition to value, and telehealth.
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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 1.5 hours (Intermediate level) by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation (Sponsor License #216000252).
This course is offered for 1.5 hours (Intermediate level, Category 2) by the Kentucky Physical Therapy Association (Provider #CS80-2012-KPTA).
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This course is offered for 1.5 hours (Intermediate level) by the New Mexico Board of Physical Therapy.
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This course is approved by the Oklahoma State Board of Medical Licensure & Supervision for Physical Therapists for 1.5 hours of continuing education, OK Category B.
Texas Physical Therapy Association
This course is offered for 1.5 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 #2406033TX).
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