Continuing Education: TeleSeminars/Webinars


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Chiropractic TeleSeminar Xray 328

1 hr by telephone
01-24-2018 8:00 PM (EASTERN TIME)
1

$19.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

  • Point out the anatomy of the upper cervical spine and associated regional anatomy as seen on the APOM
  • Identify variants of anatomy on APOM, noting if they are clinically relevant in providing Chiropractic care
  • Differentially Diagnosis pathology noted in the region
  • Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of imaging modalities for the upper cervical spine and maxillofacial region

Jan Martensen, DC, DACBR

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Medicare Documentation 302

4 hrs by telephone
01-27-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
4.0

$76.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 4 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 4 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

Hour 1

  • Review Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MARCA) aka Medicare Quality Payment Program (QPP) and the Merit Based Incentive Payment Program (MIPS)                                                                    
  • Describe the three categories of chiropractic care covered through Medicare and the one category exempt from Medicare coverage
  • Utilize Medicare Advance Beneficiary Notification (ABN) form and its guidelines 

Hour 2

  • Apply Medicare’s x-ray requirements for documenting a subluxation
  • Use Medicare’s PARTS system to document a subluxation
  • Summarize the transformation of Medicare’s PARTS system utilizing the AIR S & M method               
  • Demonstrate the key elements pertaining to Medicare’s documentation requirements for initial and subsequent patient encounters  

Hour 3

  • Include proper Medicare documentation for daily progress notes (SOAP), in order to meet insurance guidelines and meet medical necessity 
  • Apply the critical components of Chiropractic Manipulative Treatment (CMT) coding and Medicare’s requirements for documentation
  • Use diagnostic codes ICD-10 (primary subluxation M-codes biomechanical lesions and secondary medical codes) to meet Medicare’s diagnosis requirements
  • Utilize Medicare modifiers     
  • Recognize Current Procedure Terminology (CPT) codes and how it relates to the Medicare system

Hour 4

  • Integrate a 7 step approach to meet E/M (Evaluation/Management) coding requirements to meet Medicare’s guidelines
  • Identify some of the key items with regards to completing the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) 1500 claim form   
  • Summarize Medicare’s mandatory claims submission policy                                   
  • Explain the five levels of Medicare appeals process
  • Distinguish between Medicare participating vs. non-participating provider requirements

Paul Sherman, DC

TeleSeminar

   

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Rehab 308

1 hr by telephone
01-31-2018 8:00 PM (EASTERN TIME)
1.0

$19.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

  • Summarize the effect of training on the fatigue of multifidi muscles
  • Discuss which muscles are involved in stabilization exercises
  • Assess the relation between low back pain and clinical instability
  • Describe a study implementing manipulation and stabilization exercises for chronic LBP
  • Introduce the concept of functional restoration vs. physical therapy for LBP

Dean Smith, DC, PhD

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Documentation, Ethics and Risk Management 352

4 hrs by telephone
02-03-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
4.0

$76.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 4 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 4 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

Educational Objectives: for Documentation

Hour 1 and 2

  • Define the Problem Oriented Medical Record (POMR).
  • Demonstrate taking a complete patient history.
  • Define the Evaluation and Management examination for the musculoskeletal system.
  • Define Outcome Assessment.
  • Illustrate the P.A.R.T. format of documentation.
  • Define proper Assessment for SOAP notes.
  • Discuss proper documentation of treatment performed on each visit.
  • Discuss proper documentation of treatment plans.
Educational Objectives: for Ethics

Hour 3

  • Perform communication with patients and the public at large such that it informs, instructs and doesn't mislead.
  • Discuss the parallels between accurate communication and ethical conduct.
  • Administer healthcare practice compliant with HIPAA, state confidentiality statutes, and relevant rules, regulations and state court cases applicable to patient confidentiality.
  • Comprehend the commercial, regulatory, social and familial interests seeking to obtain and/or are served by the release of patient information.
  • Develop effective office systems and policies for securing and documenting patients'  informed consent
Educational Objectives: for Risk Management

Hour 4

  • Assess court and Office of Inspector General rulings relating to anti-kickback restrictions.
  • Demonstrate how anti-kickback and Stark legislation is both viewed and enforced by relevant professional boards and state and federal enforcement agencies.
  • Explain the development of current anti-referral legislation, rules and holdings.
  • Identify specific conduct and activities within the practice of healthcare that violate a host of regulatory and statutory proscriptions relating to patient referral arrangements.
  • Assess the association between rapidly escalating costs of healthcare and patient referral restrictions.
  • Identify parallels between Stark self-referral laws and anti-kickback restrictions.

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TeleSeminar

   

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Physical Diagnosis 321

1 hr by telephone
02-07-2018 8:00 PM (EASTERN TIME)
1.0

$19.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

  • Identify important chest and thorax landmarks in order to perform a lung examination.
  • Summarize the various musculature associated with adult breathing mechanics.
  • Demonstrate the differences between consolidation and effusion lung pathologies.
  • Diagnose common adult lung pathologies with use of a medical history and full physical examination.

Jennifer Illes, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Management of Common Conditions 309

3 hrs by telephone
02-10-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
3.0

$57.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 3 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 3 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

  • Discuss the prevalence and etiology of temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMD)
  • Define the anatomy of the TMJ and surrounding facial structures.
  • Recognize the three most common causes of temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMD) seen within the chiropractic practice.
  • Outline various types of pain referral sources to the temporomandibular joint (TMJ).
  • Evaluate the TMJ using physical examination procedures
  • Compare and contrast TMJ synovitis and capsulitis
  • Distinguish the difference between anterior disc displacements with and without reduction
  • Describe standard imaging processes ordered for specific TMJ conditions
  • Outline various conservative management options for temporomandibular disorders
  • Construct a treatment plan for a typical patient with temporomandibular dysfunction
  • Apply specific myofascial techniques for the muscles of mastication
  • Define the co-management care of a dental professional with patients presenting temporomandibular joint dysfunction

Jennifer Illes, DC

TeleSeminar

   

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Xray 332

1 hr by telephone
02-14-2018 8:00 PM (EASTERN TIME)
1.0

$19.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

  • Discuss a common origin of lumbar disc pain
  • Describe the orientation of lumbar facet joints
  • Identify the effect of lordosis on the position of the nucleus pulposis
  • Establish how injuries of the annulus fibrosus can cause nerve root changes
  • Identify the dynamic stenosis of the lumbar spine

Jan Martensen, DC, DACBR

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Management of Common Conditions 312

3 hrs by telephone
02-17-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
3.0

$57.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 3 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 3 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

Hour 1

  • Determine appropriate protocols for patient progress.
  • Discuss tools to reduce vertigo symptoms.
  • Incorporate nutritional support for better brain function.
  • Utilize brain therapy programs to improve cognition.
  • Apply traction therapy to reduce intrathecal pressure.

 Hour 2

  • Evaluate balance and stability with a variety of tools.
  • Demonstrate mobility exercises to improve musculoskeletal function.
  • Discuss cardio exercise to stimulate blood flow to the brain.
  • Apply exercise therapy to stimulate neogenesis.
  • Devise strength protocols using graduated isometrics.

Hour 3

  • Discuss the benefits of flexibility training.
  • Define contra-indications for flexibility training.
  • Interpret evaluation tools to discover zones of tension.
  • Measure pain, agility and crepitus with outcome-based tools.
  • Integrate PreActive StretchingSM protocols to improve agility.

Todd Turnbull, DC

TeleSeminar

   

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Biomechanics 323
New Case studies of fixed leg length discrepancies and the compounding biomechanical compensations that produce pain

1 hr by telephone
02-21-2018 8:00 PM (EASTERN TIME)
1.0

$19.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

  • Review the anatomical and functional causes of  leg length discrepancies
  • Review the kinematics and kinetics of leg length discrepancies during the gait cycle.
  • View and discuss several new case studies looking at anatomical leg length discrepancies and the impact of compensations to accommodate the fixed changes. 
  • Discuss examination procedures to facilitate understanding of the pathomechanics resulting from a leg length discrepancy. 
  • Propose intrinsic and extrinsic remedies for the gait abnormalities seen.

Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Geriatrics 301

3 hrs by telephone
02-24-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
3.0

$57.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 3 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 3 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

  • Breakdown the biomechanical processes of spinal degeneration
  • Explain the biochemical processes that occur in the geriatric population
  • Differentiate between various diagnosis of structural and chemical conditions seen in geriatric patients
  • Analyze the radiological findings and how they influence clinical decisions
  • Explain Syndrome X and how it affects physiology
  • Differentiate trauma and its late effects on the body

Michelle Binkowski, DC

TeleSeminar

   

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Rehab 309

1 hr by telephone
02-28-2018 8:00 PM (EASTERN TIME)
1.0

$19.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

  • Illustrate basic principles of cardiovascular exercise
  • Discuss the mechanisms of cardiovascular responses to exercise
  • Discuss the acute effects of exercise on the cardiovascular system
  • Discuss the training effects of exercise on the cardiovascular system

Dean Smith, DC, PhD

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Documentation, Ethics and Risk Management 353

4 hrs by telephone
03-03-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
4.0

$76.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 4 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 4 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

Educational Objectives: for Documentation portion:

Hours 1 and 2

  • Recognize the key components regarding good documentation
  • Identify the legal requirements of informed consent and the key elements of the informed consent process
  • Discuss why doctors are held to higher standards
  • Describe the 21 NCQA guidelines for record keeping
  • Document progress notes (SOAP) to meet insurance guidelines and medical necessity
  • Apply the PARTS system and its transformation utilizing a new method AIR S & M
  • Utilize  CMT coding appropriately
  • Utilize E/M (Evaluation/Management) coding appropriately to meet insurance guidelines and medical necessity
  • Identify the 3 categories and 2 subcategories of E/M codes
  • Identify the 5 levels of E/M services for new and established patients
  • Identify the 7 components (descriptors) used to determine the level of E/M service
  • Select the appropriate level of E/M services utilizing 6 simple steps

Educational Objectives: for Ethics

Hour 3

  • Develop an understanding of ethical pitfalls and solutions to deal with them
  • Understand sexual and non-sexual boundaries
  • Discuss ethical aspects of confidentiality
  • Summarize the various solutions to these pitfalls
  • Develop strategies for their prevention

Educational Objectives: for Risk Management

Hour 4

  • Comprehend the association between the doctor-patient relationship and the charge of patient abandonment.
  • Evaluate the role voluntariness plays in the establishment of the doctor-patient relationship, in informed consent, and in abandonment as associated with the inappropriate termination of the professional relationship.
  • Contrast and compare "ostensible agency" with "voluntary association" for purposes of assessing potential patient malpractice liability.
  • Comprehend the requirement for the continued administration of healthcare for purposes of determining possible patient abandonment issues.
  • Carry out proper documentation as demonstrates non-existence of abandonment.
  • Effect policies that systematize screening of non-compliant patients and execute relevant medical record documentation to ensure no patient is legally "abandoned."

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TeleSeminar

   

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Physical Diagnosis 326

1 hr by telephone
03-07-2018 8:00 PM (EASTERN TIME)
1.0

$19.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

  • Recognize the elements and significance of the jugular venous pulse
  • Know the physiology and sound of S1 and S2
  • Know the physiology and sound of S3 and S4
  • Identify systole and diastole by palpation and listening
  • Describe heart murmurs
  •  Hear and understand the mechanism of two common systolic murmurs

Jennifer Illes, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Soft Tissue Injuries 311

3 hrs by telephone
03-10-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
3.0

$57.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 3 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 3 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

  • Apply concepts of Vehicle Movement Dynamics and Models of Impact during acceleration/deceleration trauma to best evaluate and treat patient injuries.
  • Educate the patient and justify to 3rd party payers using the most current research regarding the effects on the spine from various acceleration/deceleration impact situations.
  • Utilize Vehicular and Human Factor Analysis, and Auto Crash Reconstruction to enhance patient assessment, treatment and understanding of the kinematics of their particular injury.
  • Describe kinetic biomechanics of spine and soft tissue during front, rear, side and rotary impacts.
  • Comprehend the scope of traumatic effects to the spine and soft tissue structures after acceleration/deceleration impact.

Linda Simon, DC

TeleSeminar

   

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Xray 333

1 hr by telephone
03-14-2018 8:00 PM (EASTERN TIME)
1.0

$19.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

  • Identify anatomical structures of the knee involved with anterior knee pain
  • Diagnose fat pad and bursitis syndromes
  • Establish pathologies of the patellar tendon in adults and children
  • Differentiate different causes of patellofemoral pain
  • Match clinical syndromes of knee pain with radiological appearances

Jan Martensen, DC, DACBR

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Nutrition 321

3 hrs by telephone
03-17-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
3

$57.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 3 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 3 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

  • Identify which supplements are commonly used in exercise and sport
  • Ascertain the rationale of using specific individual sport supplements
  • Differentiate between fact and fiction of the supplement in relation to sport and exercise
  • Determine the practical use in sport for individual supplements
  • Determine the benefits of individual ergogenic supplements
  • Examine the risks associated with individual supplements
  • Investigate the value of specific supplements via studies
  • Define contraindications and interactions with the supplement
  • Recommend the correct dose of the supplement for sport and exercise

Gary Italia, DC, PhD

TeleSeminar

   

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Biomechanics 311

1 hr by telephone
03-21-2018 8:00 PM (EASTERN TIME)
1.0

$19.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

  • Review the pertinent anatomy of the hip
  • Review the kinematics and kinetics of hip function during the gait cycle
  • View and discuss case studies involving hip function and common clinical scenarios
  • Predict pathomechanics that will arise from the gait abnormalities presented
  • Propose remedies for the gait abnormalities seen

Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Medical Errors 301

3 hrs by telephone
03-24-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
3.0

$57.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 3 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 3 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

  • Define Medical Error
  • Discuss Medical Errors in the Context of Other Types of Error
  • Illustrate the Scope of the Medical Error Problem
  • List Serious Reportable Medical Events
  • Define Key Events in the Field of Patient Safety
  • Review the Epidemiology of Medical Error
  • Describe the Taxonomy of Medical Error
  • Identify commonly misdiagnosed conditions
  • Identify populations of special vulnerability
  • Review Types of Medical Errors
  • Discuss Falls and Teamwork/Communication Errors and how to prevent them

Dean Smith, DC, PhD

TeleSeminar

   

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Ortho 305

1 hr by telephone
03-28-2018 8:00 PM (EASTERN TIME)
1.0

$19.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

  • Discuss the biomechanical, physiological and psychological evidence for the use of back belts
  • Identify and describe recent recommendations and findings for the use of back belts.
  • Discuss the principle of affordances and how they relate to environmental constraints (such as a back belt) and posture.

Dean Smith, DC, PhD

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Risk Management 306

3 hrs by telephone
03-31-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
3.0

$57.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 3 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 3 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

  • Assess court and Office of Inspector General rulings relating to anti-kickback restrictions.
  • Identify potential problems associated with sharing fees with non-healthcare professionals.
  • Distinguish between appropriate and inappropriate/illegal marketing practices relevant to attracting patients.
  • Demonstrate how anti-kickback and Stark legislation is both viewed and enforced by relevant professional boards and state and federal enforcement agencies.
  • Explain terms associated with the corporate practice of medicine.
  • Identify specific conduct and activities within the practice of healthcare that violate fee-splitting, anti-kickback and self-referral guidelines.
  • Explain the development of the current fee splitting and anti-kickback legislation, rules and holdings.
  • Identify specific conduct and activities within the practice of healthcare that violate a host of regulatory and statutory proscriptions relating to patient referral arrangements.
  • Assess connections between fee-splits and principles of ostensible agency that can lead to malpractice liability.
  • Explain the affect ERISA had, and continues to have, on corporate practice of medicine legislation.
  • Demonstrate the AMA's role on development of current fee-split and patient referral legislation.
  • Assess the association between rapidly escalating costs of healthcare and patient referral restrictions.
  • Identify parallels between Stark self-referral laws and anti-kickback restrictions.
  • Compare and contrast fee-splitting and the corporate practice of medicine.

Peter Van Tyle, Esq

TeleSeminar

   

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Documentation, Ethics and Risk Management 350

4 hrs by telephone
04-21-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
4.0

$76.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 4 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 4 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

Educational Objectives: for Documentation portion:

Hour 1 and 2

Educational Objectives:  Documentation

  • Discuss key items related to the OIG reports regarding chiropractic services
  • Discuss Executive Order issued by the White House titled reducing improper payments and eliminating waste in Federal Programs
  • Discuss what triggers an audit and key items to consider if audited
  • Discuss Medicare’s guidelines for necessity of chiropractic care as it relates to covered services, x-ray/diagnostic reimbursements, Quality Payment Program (QPP), diagnosis coding requirements and Medicare’s appeals process  
  • Discuss appropriate use of modifiers
  • Discuss Medicare’s documentation requirements when utilizing Medicare’s ABN (Advanced Beneficiary Notification) form
  • Recognize the key components regarding good documentation and record keeping
  • Identify the legal requirements of informed consent and the key elements of the informed consent process
  • Discuss why doctors are held to higher standards
  • Describe the 21 NCQA guidelines for record keeping
  • Document progress notes (SOAP) to meet insurance guidelines and medical necessity
  • Apply the PARTS system and its transformation utilizing a new method AIR S & M
  • Utilize CMT coding appropriately

Educational Objectives: for Ethics

Hour 3

  • Undertake methods of communication and documentation evidencing that patient provided voluntary and informed consent.
  • Comprehend the relationship between the relevant state scopes of practice and requirements for voluntary and informed patient consent.
  • Discuss issues relating to patient consent, its voluntariness, and the capacity of the patient to consent as a matter of law.
  • Understand the role minority plays in consent, as well as how treatment is both carried out and documented where the patient is a minor.
  • Administer treatment that is wholly compliant with the specifics of the consent provided by the patient or guardian.
  • Develop office systems for obtaining/waiving consent as it relates to patient information and to the administration of treatment.

Educational Objectives: for Risk Management

Hour 4

  • Perform a review of marketing materials and initiatives ensuring compliance with relevant state rules, regulations and statutes.
  • Comprehend the limits of "commercial speech" in the arena of professional healthcare marketing and dissemination of information.
  • Develop office systems pertaining to the creation and maintenance of promotional and marketing initiatives and materials that comport with state rules, regulations and statutes.
  • Administer professional marketing such that it neither misleads, confuses nor exploits members of the public.
  • Discuss the restrictions HIPAA places on professional healthcare marketing efforts.

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TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Geriatrics 302

3 hrs by telephone
04-28-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
3.0

$57.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 3 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 3 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

Hour 1

  • Describe psychoneuroimmunology and its application to clinical diagnosis of geriatric patients
  • Apply psychoneuroimmunology to activities of daily living

Hour 2

  • Differentiate clinical approaches to managing psychoneuroimmunology
  • Measure clinical treatment outcomes

Hour 3

  • Relate what factors contribute to this field in the elderly patient
  • Incorporate hormonal balancing with nutrition in clinical treatment plans for Chiropractic Patients

Michelle Binkowski, DC

TeleSeminar

   

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Medicare Documentation 301

4 hrs by telephone
05-05-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
4.0

$76.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 4 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 4 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

Hour 1

  • Utilize improved patient communication skills with Medicare Patients 
  • Apply appropriate risk management procedures to enhance patient communication
  • Identify the four elements of legal malpractice and recognize the key components to avoid a malpractice action  
  • Utilize key components of good documentation and record keeping
  • Integrate the legal requirements of informed consent in your informed consent process 

Hour 2

  • Summarize why doctors are held to higher standards
  • Discuss the Do’s and Don’ts of record keeping
  • Use the 21 NCQA guidelines for appropriate medical record keeping and integrate the 3 key components of Evidence Based Practice (EBP)

Hour 3

  • Assess Medicare’s mandatory Electronic Health Records (EHR) requirement        
  • Discuss key items related to the Office of Inspector General (OIG) reports regarding Medicare and chiropractic services
  • Summarize Executive Order issued by the White House titled reducing improper payments and eliminating waste in the Federal Programs

Hour 4

  • Determine what triggers an audit and key items to consider if audited
  • Utilize a step by step approach to meet all Federal Medicare Documentation guidelines 
  • Summarize Medicare’s guidelines for necessity of chiropractic care and its covered services
  • Prepare treatment plans per Medicare’s regulation requirements
  • Recognize Medicare’s policy requirements pertaining to x-ray/diagnostic reimbursement
  • Determine if ordering vs. referred services meet Medicare’s policy when performed by a chiropractic physician

Paul Sherman, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Documentation, Ethics and Risk Management 351

4 hrs by telephone
05-12-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
4.0

$76.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 4 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 4 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

Educational Objectives: for Documentation

Hour 1 and 2

  • List the various governing bodies and organizations which may impose requirements on your record keeping of the patient’s health chart.
  • Describe various types of patient encounters and levels of documentation, and determine how to properly document each encounter.
  • Identify key components of the office entry forms and relate the importance of follow up and systems review.
  • Compare and contrast various outcome assessment instruments, describe the importance of these tools and properly use and score various outcome assessment instruments.
  • Recite tests traditionally thought of as objective and tests traditionally thought of as subjective in the context of reliability and validity.
  • Define the characteristics of a good outcome assessment tool, and be able to properly implement it in clinical practice.
  • List the minimal record keeping requirements in the state or province in which you practice.
  • Compare and contrast the various types of electronic health records available.
  • Itemize the requirements of a “paperless” office.

Educational Objectives: for Ethics

Hour 3

  • Discriminate between ethical and non-ethical practice
  • Recognize the choices we have throughout our day to operate our practice in an ethical manner
  • Solve the dilemma of speaking the truth – both verbally and non-verbally
  • Identify strategies for creating an ethical practice
  • Demonstrate the importance of communicating in an ethical manner and what that entails

Educational Objectives: for Risk Management

Hour 4

  • Identify potential problems associated with sharing fees with non-healthcare professionals.
  • Demonstrate anti-trust issues associated with setting professional fees
  • Explain connections between co-pay waivers and violations of the False Claims Act.
  • Relate the history of fee-splitting in American professional healthcare.
  • Assess parallels between fee-splits and principles of ostensible agency that can lead to malpractice liability.
  • Compare and contrast fee-splitting and the corporate practice of medicine.

multiple

TeleSeminar

   

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Medicare Documentation 302

4 hrs by telephone
05-19-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
4.0

$76.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 4 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 4 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

Hour 1

  • Review Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MARCA) aka Medicare Quality Payment Program (QPP) and the Merit Based Incentive Payment Program (MIPS)                                                                    
  • Describe the three categories of chiropractic care covered through Medicare and the one category exempt from Medicare coverage
  • Utilize Medicare Advance Beneficiary Notification (ABN) form and its guidelines 

Hour 2

  • Apply Medicare’s x-ray requirements for documenting a subluxation
  • Use Medicare’s PARTS system to document a subluxation
  • Summarize the transformation of Medicare’s PARTS system utilizing the AIR S & M method               
  • Demonstrate the key elements pertaining to Medicare’s documentation requirements for initial and subsequent patient encounters  

Hour 3

  • Include proper Medicare documentation for daily progress notes (SOAP), in order to meet insurance guidelines and meet medical necessity 
  • Apply the critical components of Chiropractic Manipulative Treatment (CMT) coding and Medicare’s requirements for documentation
  • Use diagnostic codes ICD-10 (primary subluxation M-codes biomechanical lesions and secondary medical codes) to meet Medicare’s diagnosis requirements
  • Utilize Medicare modifiers     
  • Recognize Current Procedure Terminology (CPT) codes and how it relates to the Medicare system

Hour 4

  • Integrate a 7 step approach to meet E/M (Evaluation/Management) coding requirements to meet Medicare’s guidelines
  • Identify some of the key items with regards to completing the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) 1500 claim form   
  • Summarize Medicare’s mandatory claims submission policy                                   
  • Explain the five levels of Medicare appeals process
  • Distinguish between Medicare participating vs. non-participating provider requirements

Paul Sherman, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Documentation, Ethics and Risk Management 352

4 hrs by telephone
06-16-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
4.0

$76.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 4 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 4 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

Educational Objectives: for Documentation

Hour 1 and 2

  • Define the Problem Oriented Medical Record (POMR).
  • Demonstrate taking a complete patient history.
  • Define the Evaluation and Management examination for the musculoskeletal system.
  • Define Outcome Assessment.
  • Illustrate the P.A.R.T. format of documentation.
  • Define proper Assessment for SOAP notes.
  • Discuss proper documentation of treatment performed on each visit.
  • Discuss proper documentation of treatment plans.
Educational Objectives: for Ethics

Hour 3

  • Perform communication with patients and the public at large such that it informs, instructs and doesn't mislead.
  • Discuss the parallels between accurate communication and ethical conduct.
  • Administer healthcare practice compliant with HIPAA, state confidentiality statutes, and relevant rules, regulations and state court cases applicable to patient confidentiality.
  • Comprehend the commercial, regulatory, social and familial interests seeking to obtain and/or are served by the release of patient information.
  • Develop effective office systems and policies for securing and documenting patients'  informed consent
Educational Objectives: for Risk Management

Hour 4

  • Assess court and Office of Inspector General rulings relating to anti-kickback restrictions.
  • Demonstrate how anti-kickback and Stark legislation is both viewed and enforced by relevant professional boards and state and federal enforcement agencies.
  • Explain the development of current anti-referral legislation, rules and holdings.
  • Identify specific conduct and activities within the practice of healthcare that violate a host of regulatory and statutory proscriptions relating to patient referral arrangements.
  • Assess the association between rapidly escalating costs of healthcare and patient referral restrictions.
  • Identify parallels between Stark self-referral laws and anti-kickback restrictions.

multiple

TeleSeminar

   

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Medicare Documentation 301

4 hrs by telephone
09-08-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
4.0

$76.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 4 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 4 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

Hour 1

  • Utilize improved patient communication skills with Medicare Patients 
  • Apply appropriate risk management procedures to enhance patient communication
  • Identify the four elements of legal malpractice and recognize the key components to avoid a malpractice action  
  • Utilize key components of good documentation and record keeping
  • Integrate the legal requirements of informed consent in your informed consent process 

Hour 2

  • Summarize why doctors are held to higher standards
  • Discuss the Do’s and Don’ts of record keeping
  • Use the 21 NCQA guidelines for appropriate medical record keeping and integrate the 3 key components of Evidence Based Practice (EBP)

Hour 3

  • Assess Medicare’s mandatory Electronic Health Records (EHR) requirement        
  • Discuss key items related to the Office of Inspector General (OIG) reports regarding Medicare and chiropractic services
  • Summarize Executive Order issued by the White House titled reducing improper payments and eliminating waste in the Federal Programs

Hour 4

  • Determine what triggers an audit and key items to consider if audited
  • Utilize a step by step approach to meet all Federal Medicare Documentation guidelines 
  • Summarize Medicare’s guidelines for necessity of chiropractic care and its covered services
  • Prepare treatment plans per Medicare’s regulation requirements
  • Recognize Medicare’s policy requirements pertaining to x-ray/diagnostic reimbursement
  • Determine if ordering vs. referred services meet Medicare’s policy when performed by a chiropractic physician

Paul Sherman, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Medicare Documentation 302

4 hrs by telephone
09-22-2018 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
4.0

$76.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 4 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 4 hours of CE for this teleseminar, a certificate for hours earned will be issued but no partial tuition refund will be given. If you register for the teleseminar and do not attend, we will place the tuition in your CE Bank or return the prepaid credits to your account so that you can apply them towards another teleseminar or online course.

Hour 1

  • Review Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MARCA) aka Medicare Quality Payment Program (QPP) and the Merit Based Incentive Payment Program (MIPS)                                                                    
  • Describe the three categories of chiropractic care covered through Medicare and the one category exempt from Medicare coverage
  • Utilize Medicare Advance Beneficiary Notification (ABN) form and its guidelines 

Hour 2

  • Apply Medicare’s x-ray requirements for documenting a subluxation
  • Use Medicare’s PARTS system to document a subluxation
  • Summarize the transformation of Medicare’s PARTS system utilizing the AIR S & M method               
  • Demonstrate the key elements pertaining to Medicare’s documentation requirements for initial and subsequent patient encounters  

Hour 3

  • Include proper Medicare documentation for daily progress notes (SOAP), in order to meet insurance guidelines and meet medical necessity 
  • Apply the critical components of Chiropractic Manipulative Treatment (CMT) coding and Medicare’s requirements for documentation
  • Use diagnostic codes ICD-10 (primary subluxation M-codes biomechanical lesions and secondary medical codes) to meet Medicare’s diagnosis requirements
  • Utilize Medicare modifiers     
  • Recognize Current Procedure Terminology (CPT) codes and how it relates to the Medicare system

Hour 4

  • Integrate a 7 step approach to meet E/M (Evaluation/Management) coding requirements to meet Medicare’s guidelines
  • Identify some of the key items with regards to completing the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) 1500 claim form   
  • Summarize Medicare’s mandatory claims submission policy                                   
  • Explain the five levels of Medicare appeals process
  • Distinguish between Medicare participating vs. non-participating provider requirements

Paul Sherman, DC

TeleSeminar