Professional Education Opportunities
Courses designed for O&P professionals, physicians, physical therapists, occupational therapists, nurses, and case managers who care for O&P patients.
June 2, 2020 Allied Health Professionals Professional Education
This session will focus on the key components of the preoperative and postoperative treatment plan for the upper limb amputee, with a focus on TMR. The session will provide technological updates in prosthetic solutions and surgical techniques; and how to integrate these new technologies into daily activities for upper limb prosthetic users.
June 4, 2020 Allied Health Professionals Professional Education
This course is meant to provide you with a case by case look at solutions based on functional needs and helping patients get back to daily activity levels. This series is meant to provide you with a case by case look at solutions based on functional needs and helping patients get back to daily activity levels.
June 11, 2020 Allied Health Professionals Professional Education
Early care following surgery is just the beginning. This one hour introductory level course discusses the many immediate and early postoperative prosthetic techniques available.
June 12, 2020 Allied Health Professionals Professional Education
Early detection and prevention is important. This one hour session is designed to deepen the understanding of and ability to assess for deformational plagiocephaly. This course will provide guidance on taking cranial measurements, equip you with assessment techniques, and support you through discovering appropriate patient care pathways for your pediatric patient population.
August 7, 2020 Physicians Professional Education
An important role for a prescribing physician is to identify a patient’s medical necessity for a prosthetic device as well as their future potential for ambulation. Working with other members of the healthcare team (i.e. prosthetists and therapists) can help ensure a comprehensive approach to identifying the most appropriate K level and can reduce the time it takes to collect the required documentation. This course is designed to educate physicians on how to produce meaningful, evidence-based documentation with the support of prosthetists for a better patient outcome.