Continuing Education: TeleSeminars/Webinars

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Chiropractic TeleSeminar Physical Diagnosis 321

1 hr by telephone
08-21-2017 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.

Illes-Rector, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Soft Tissue Injuries 307

Soft Tissue Injury of the Elbow Wrist and Hand


1 hr by telephone
08-23-2017 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.

  • Explain the biomechanics of the elbow, wrist and hand.
  • Administer thorough examination of the elbow, wrist and hand.
  • Differentially diagnose the pathological conditions of the elbow, wrist and hand.
  • Perform soft tissue treatments for the elbow, wrist and hand.
  • Apply functional relationships of the elbow, wrist and hand to associated regions for thorough evaluation and treatment.

Simon, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Risk Management 305

3 hrs by telephone
08-26-2017 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 state, federal and board rulings regarding fee discounts, particularly time-of-service discounts and hardship discounts, and the extent to which they may be impacted by anti-kickback legislation, insurance regulations, self-referral laws, marketing restrictions, and the tenets of unprofessional conduct..
  • Identify potential problems associated with routine approval of hardship discounts and the requirement for inquiry and documentation regarding qualifying for same.
  • Distinguish between appropriate and inappropriate/illegal marketing relating to fees and professional services.
  • Demonstrate how these discounts are regarded by relevant professional boards, and state and federal enforcement agencies.
  • Explain terms associated with time of service discounts and relevant factors associated in calculating an appropriate reduction in fees.
  • Identify specific conduct and activities within the practice of healthcare that violate a host of regulatory and statutory proscriptions relating to pre-paid fee arrangements.
  • Explain the development of current fee discounting legislation, rules and holdings.
  • Distinguish between appropriate and inappropriate/illegal marketing relating to fees and professional services.
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge regarding the roles played by the various state and federal enforcement agencies as they related to fee splits and kickbacks.
  • Assess one’s working knowledge regarding the process by which state and federal rulings regarding fees impact a healthcare provider’s practice in light of marketing, fee-splitting and anti-kickback legislation, insurance regulations, self-referrals, and the tenets of unprofessional conduct generally.

Van Tyle, Esq

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Physical Diagnosis 326

1 hr by telephone
08-28-2017 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

Illes-Rector, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Research Trends 302
Musculoskeletal Disorders Update

1 hr by telephone
08-30-2017 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.

  • Outline research on the epidemiology of musculoskeletal disorders
  • Outline economic impacts of musculoskeletal disorders
  • Discuss biomechanical and functional tolerances of tissues

Smith, DC, PhD

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Xray 315

1 hr by telephone
09-06-2017 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 common causes of back pain
  • Assess pro and con of different imaging modalities related to back pain
  • Identify imaging features that may relate to back pain
  • Develop imaging strategy for back pain

Martensen, DC, DACBR

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Medicare Documentation 301

4 hrs by telephone
09-09-2017 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

Sherman, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Xray 323

1 hr by telephone
09-13-2017 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.

  • Learn a systematic approach to feature identification of arthritis
  • Identify radiographic features of arthritis
  • Develop a differential diagnosis of arthritis
  • Apply knowledge to classify unknown cases

Martensen, DC, DACBR

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Nutrition 320

3 hrs by telephone
09-16-2017 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
  • Determine the benefits and risks of individual ergogenic aids
  • Discuss the role that individual vitamins have in exercise and sport
  • Examine the role that individual minerals have in exercise and sport
  • Investigate the value of sport drinks
  • Ascertain when fluids are most beneficial in sport
  • Apply how exercise effects the immune system
  • Review the positive and negative effects of exercise
  • Identify the role of antioxidants in sport and exercise

Italia, DC, PhD

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Biomechanics 326

1 hr by telephone
09-20-2017 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.

  • Describe how the motor and sensory homunculus relate to the foot and are integral to training and rehabilitation
  • Discuss the 3 rockers of the foot
  • Give examples of problems that result from a loss of the 3 rockers of the foot
  • Explain the concept of pelvis neutrality and its effect on training
  • Describe and examine the tripod of the foot
  • Breakdown most movement into 2 basic rules or tenets
  • Give examples of the problems which can arise if the 2 basic rules or tenets of movement are not followed
  • Discuss the clinical consequences of loss of the medial and lateral tripods of the foot

Waerlop/Allen, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Medicare Documentation 302

4 hrs by telephone
09-23-2017 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

Sherman, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Infectious Disease 301

1 hr by telephone
09-27-2017 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.

  • Understand the terminology of decontamination, disinfection and sterilization in a clinical setting
  • Explain the basis of universal precautions and its implementation
  • Discuss the latest research and evidence for risk of treatment table contamination in chiropractic and manual therapy offices
  • Learn the recommended evidence based disinfection methods of clinician hands, tables and equipment for manual providers
  • Identify the Spaulding Classification System for disinfection and sterilization of patient care items and equipment.

Kinsler, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Documentation, Ethics and Risk Management 351

4 hrs by telephone
09-30-2017 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.

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TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Ortho 304

1 hr by telephone
10-04-2017 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 affects of low back health status on low back disorder risk
  • Discuss the relation between lumbar curvature and LBP risk factors during postural loading
  • Assess the relation between asymmetric lifting and spine loading
  • Describe the differences in spine kinematics between LBP patients and normal controls
  • Analyze the functional deficits that occur following low back disorders

Smith, DC, PhD

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Management of Common Conditions 305
Cervical Disc Management 1

3 hrs by telephone
10-07-2017 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.

  • Recognize cervical disc signs and symptoms.
  • Differentiate disc prolapse from disc extrusion.
  • Identify anatomical structures related to cervical disc conditions.
  • Describe neuro-muscular physiology as it relates to disc injuries.
  • Determine appropriate exam procedures for diagnosing disc conditions.
  • Assess static range of motion coupled with cross-plane evaluation.
  • Analyze dynamic joint motion using outcome-based assessment tools.
  • Interpret manual muscle testing using eccentric break testing protocols.
  • Develop muscle palpation skills and grade muscle tonicity.
  • Interpret neurological tests to determine levels of disc involvement.
  • Design treatment plans based on exam findings.
  • Apply manual manipulation techniques to address the cervical joint lesions.
  • Demonstrate manual methods to reduce cervical muscular dysfunction.
  • Create new muscle memory patterns to correct chronic conditions.
  • Compare pre- and post-treatment findings to support care plans.

Turnbull, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Nutrition 328

1 hr by telephone
10-11-2017 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.

  • Understand current theories, physiology, and statistics associated with aging
  • Identify predisposing lifestyle factors that can cause poor or early aging
  • Utilize the gold standard biomarker to assess aging (in addition to other related options)
  • Assess which natural anti-aging strategies may be effective for your patients
  • Apply new ideas and strategies in contemporary anti-aging science

Bobik, DC, DABCA

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Documentation, Ethics and Risk Management 352

4 hrs by telephone
10-14-2017 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 Biomechanics 324
How to address common problems associated with prescribing orthotics

1 hr by telephone
10-18-2017 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.

  • Provide an overview of orthotic therapy
  • Review orthotic casting processes and contrast differences and potential pitfalls in them
  • Discuss common problems arising from orthotic prescription (blisters, pain during use, pressure spots, etc)
  • Propose mechanisms for why problems occur biomechanically
  • Present remedies for common problems that arise

Waerlop/Allen, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Management of Common Conditions 306
Cervical Disc Management II

3 hrs by telephone
10-21-2017 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 different types of cervical stretching and their effects.
  • Define therapeutic stretching goals, protocols and precautions for the cervical spine.
  • Measure cervical pain, agility and joint crepitus associated with therapeutic stretching.
  • Integrate PreActive therapeutic stretching techniques to reduce cervical muscle tension and improve disc related joint mobility.
  • Devise strengthening protocols for the cervical region using graduated isometric protocols.
  • Discuss cervical mobility during traction to reduce disc pressure.
  • Compare static traction versus dynamic traction of the cervical spine.
  • Define contra-indications for cervical decompression therapy.
  • Apply appropriate cervical decompression therapy to various patient populations.
  • Demonstrate cervical mobility training exercises used to enhance decompression effectiveness.
  • Justify reimbursement through accurate documentation of cervical disc treatment progression.
  • Diagnose cervical disc conditions with clarity.
  • Select outcome-based assessment tools to monitor patient progress for cervical conditions.
  • Illustrate cervical range of motion and muscle testing deficiencies concisely.
  • Summarize patient status for cervical mobility, crepitus and pain intensity.

Turnbull, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Manipulation 306

1 hr by telephone
10-25-2017 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.

  • Describe the science behind chiropractic care
  • Translate the intent of manipulative therapy to patients and other healthcare providers
  • Describe the potential results of not having recommended chiropractic care
  • Outline the different theories of the subluxation complex
  • Justify the care you recommend based on electrodiagnostic, imaging, and laboratory studies

Taylor, DC, DABCN, FIACN

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Chiropractic and Pregnancy 304

3 hrs by telephone
10-28-2017 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.

  • Outline necessary dietary requirements for the mother to be
  • Differentiate between safe and unsafe exercises that can be recommended to the expectant mother
  • Give examples of safe exercise practices to the pregnant patient
  • Identify the normal and customary weight gain during a healthy pregnancy
  • Offer dietary recommendations and healthy food choices to the pregnant patient
  • Identify the most common birth trauma(s) to a newborn
  • Assess the biomechanics of the pregnant pelvis
  • Recognize how certain maternal pelvic misalignments can lead to increased incidence of various birth traumas
  • Modify adjustive techniques and methods to better care for the pregnant patient
  • Reduce the prevalence of certain birth traumas due to distortions and misalignments in the maternal pelvis

Gardner, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar MRI 301
Basic principles of MRI imaging as it relates to the lumbar spine

2 hrs by telephone
11-01-2017 8:00 PM (EASTERN TIME)
2.0

$38.00 USD

This is a Chiropractic continuing education TeleSeminar.

This is a 2 hour Teleseminar Click here for printable instructions for taking our teleseminars.

If you arrive late and/or do not meet the requirements to receive 2 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 the basic principles of MRI imaging as it relates to the musculoskeletal system.
  • Summarize current criteria utilized to identify Lumbar pathology and the appropriate lexicon utilized in neuroradiology to assist the doctor of Chiropractic in interpreting studies ordered.
  • Identify normal anatomy of the lumbar spine on MRI images.
  • Differentiate gross pathology associated with the most common MRI presentations associated with general Chiropractic practice.
  • Assess the necessity of MRI imaging for lumbar pathology, with an understanding of the pathophysiology of the degenerative process associated with lumbar spine aging

Swift, DC, DABCN

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Documentation, Ethics and Risk Management 353

4 hrs by telephone
11-04-2017 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."

multiple

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Research Trends 320

1 hr by telephone
11-08-2017 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 epidemiologic evidence and debate about work-related musculoskeletal disorders
  • Discuss the costs and financial burden associated with musculoskeletal disorders
  • Discuss the factors involved in strain-induced injury of skeletal muscles
  • Discuss the inflammatory process as related to musculoskeletal disorders

Smith, DC, PhD

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Coding and Documentation 303

3 hrs by telephone
11-11-2017 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.

  • Illustrate the legal definition of medical necessity
  • Describe the red flags of a record review
  • Demonstrate the determination of causation for a motor vehicle collision
  • Discuss the different mechanisms of injury for motor vehicle collisions
  • Demonstrate the key value drivers of Colossus
  • Discuss the difference between impairment and disability
  • Illustrate the determination of the end of justifiable treatment
  • Define the main components of an impairment evaluation
  • Illustrate Duties Under Duress and Loss of Enjoyment

Friedman, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Biomechanics 315
Pedograph Use and Interpretation

1 hr by telephone
11-15-2017 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.

  • Briefly describe the history of the pedograph
  • Compare pedographs with other technologies available for foot imprinting
  • Explain how to obtain a reproducible pedograph
  • Discuss pedograph interpretation and what it means clinically

Waerlop/Allen, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Soft Tissue Injuries 315

3 hrs by telephone
11-18-2017 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
3.0

$57.00 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.

Hour 1:

  • Apply knowledge of normal structure of soft tissues with abnormal structure of soft tissue for differential diagnosis.
  • Discern the four types of pain patterns for differential diagnosis of injured soft tissues.
  • Discuss with patient the physical effects their injury had on their soft tissues locally and regionally.
  • Provide successful method of self-inquiry during soft tissue examination for the determination of correct modality usage and protocol.
  • Practice protocol for ice, wet heat, stretching and Infrared.

Hour 2:

  • Discern between various forms of Electrical Muscle Stimulation (EMS) for appropriate clinical application (interferential current, biphasic, Russian Stimulation, microcurrent and sine wave).
  • Explain the benefits of EMS to your patient.
  • Apply appropriate use of electric modalities for atrophy, spasm, inflammation, adhesions.
  • Apply proper pad placement with electric modalities for specific body parts and conditions.
  • Distinguish usage for pulsed ultrasound, continuous ultrasound, trigger point ultrasound and cold laser.

Hour 3:

  • Direct exercise rehabilitation specific to your patient’s imbalances.
  • Apply effective treatment protocol using modalities for Adhesive Capsulitis, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome and Epicondylitis.
  • Apply effective treatment protocol using modalities for Pronator Syndrome and Tenosynovitis.
  • Apply effective treatment protocol using modalities for Iliotibial Band Friction Syndrome, Medial Plica Syndrome, angle sprains.
  • Use modalities to correct scoliosis. 

Simon, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Intro to Hormones 301

3 hrs by telephone
11-25-2017 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.

Hour 1:

Review the overall endocrine system

Explain why you want to incorporate nutritional treatment of the hormonal system into your practice and the current extensive applications for these treatments

Describe the typical patient for this type of care

Integrate these patients into your practice

Determine billing and coding

 

Hour 2:

Examine Adrenal Fatigue vs. Metabolic syndrome

Define Metabolic Syndrome and learn hidden and misunderstood components

Discover how hormonal imbalance is often misdiagnosed as metabolic syndrome and vice versa

Evaluate treatments and protocols for Metabolic Syndrome

Explore using Saliva Testing as a differential tool

 

Hour 3:

 Review the female reproductive hormones

Determine differential diagnosis for Perimenopause, Menopause, Premenstrual disorders, PCOS

Discuss signs and symptoms of female disorders and evaluate how to proceed with treatment

Describe probable treatment plans and courses of action for nutritional support

Present frequently asked questions

Summarize treatment objectives utilizing the science of diagnosis with the art of treatment


Mayfield, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Nutrition 311

1 hr by telephone
11-29-2017 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.

  • Design an effective nutrition treatment program for carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Develop a nutritional treatment program for Multiple Sclerosis
  • Investigate the role of nutrition and supplements in regards to the treatment of headaches
  • Understand how nutrition and nutrition supplements can influence dementia
  • Identify appropriate diet and supplement agents in the treatment of dementia

Italia, DC, PhD

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Documentation, Ethics and Risk Management 350

4 hrs by telephone
12-02-2017 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.

multiple

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Rehab 307

1 hr by telephone
12-06-2017 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 functional anatomy of core strength training
  • Discuss the principles of core strength
  • Develop an assessment of spinal stabilization
  • Distinguish specific evaluation tests for spinal stability

Smith, DC, PhD

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Soft Tissue Injuries 310

3 hrs by telephone
12-09-2017 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.

  • Explain the biomechanics of the cervical spine
  • Demonstrate examination of the cervical spine
  • Explain the mechanism of acceleration/deceleration impact
  • Describe pathological conditions of the cervical spine
  • Demonstrate soft tissue treatments for pathological conditions of the cervical spine
  • Explain the biomechanics of the lumbopelvic spine
  • Describe the examination of the lumbopelvic spine
  • Explain the mechanism of scoliosis
  • Describe the pathological conditions of the lumbopelvic spine
  • Demonstrate soft tissue treatments for pathological conditions of the lumbopelvic spine
  • Explain the biomechanics of the thoracic spine and ribs 
  • Describe the examination of the thoracic spine and ribs 
  • Describe the pathological conditions of the thoracic spine and ribs 
  • Demonstrate soft tissue treatments for pathological conditions of the thoracic spine and ribs 
  • Define functional relationships of the thoracic spine and ribs with associated regions

Simon, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Nutrition 314

1 hr by telephone
12-13-2017 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 clinical presentation of Diabetes
  • Examine the role of nutrition and diet in Diabetes
  • Design an appropriate supplement protocol for the diabetic patient
  • Develop nutritional guidelines for hypoglycemia

Italia, DC, PhD

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Physical Therapy 305
Treating patients with light energy, LASERS, LEDs and UV

3 hrs by telephone
12-16-2017 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 laser
  • Discuss the critical properties of laser light and the categories of lasers
  • Define power density and energy density
  • Recognize the factors that effect the depth of penetration of light therapies
  • Explain why certain frequencies are employed with therapeutic lasers
  • Discuss the proposed physiological mechanisms of light therapy
  • List the contraindications and precautions for the use of low level laser therapy
  • Differentiate continuous wave and super pulsed laser therapy
  • Describe the application techniques for low level laser therapy
  • Describe light emitting diodes
  • Describe ultraviolet radiation and the difference between UVA, UVB and UVC
  • List the effects of UV light
  • Describe the dosage determination method for UV therapy, MED and E1 - E3
  • List the contraindications and precautions to the use of UV therapy

Saporito, DC

TeleSeminar