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Teletools: Examination Tools and Intervention Ideas for Remote Care Of Older Adults

GREAT Seminars and Books


Format(s):   Online Seminars
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   2
Registration Fee:   $72


Objectives
Demonstrate 5 examination tools that can be used in a telehealth setting for older adults Discuss 5 interventions that can be used in a telehealth setting for older adults Explain the necessary prep for a telehealth visit with an older person

Target Audience
PT, PTA, OT, OTA

Description
Telehealth is a new area for therapist working with older adults. It has only recently been approved for payment by Medicare. The opportunity to use this modality to provide care to older adults is limitless but therapist must continue to provide optimal care in this arena, and it is different than face to face clinical care. Learn about effective teletools – telehealth tools for examination of older adults as well as interventions that can be done safely and effectively. Watch Dr. Carole Lewis PT, DPT, GCS, GTCCS, MPA, MSG, PhD, FSOAE, FAPTA conduct a telehealth session with an older, complex patient. Receive clear instructions on how to execute the best examination tools for the telehealth setting. Then learn to match the best evidence-based exercises to address the problems noted in your telehealth visits. A sample documentation note is provided.

Dates and Locations
 
Register Address:   Online Seminars
Location:   Online
Dates:   01-01-2022 - 12-31-2023, 12:00AM 12:00AM
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