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Chiropractic TeleSeminar Biomechanics 303
Barefoot Running and Gait: What You Need to Know

1 hr by telephone
12-19-2018 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.

  • Explore barefoot from a position of biomechanical efficiency
  • Contrast the differences in shod vs unshod running
  • Predict problems that can arise from shod and barefoot running
  • Apply visual analysis skills to barefoot running technique
  • Describe how to introduce barefoot running to your patient population

Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Nutrition 322
Nutrition for Exercise and Sport, Bioenergetics, Fat/Carb/Protein Metabolism and Meal Timing - Part 3

3 hrs by telephone
01-05-2019 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
3.0

$57.00 USD

This is a DC, OT/OTA, PT/PTA 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 various energy systems of the body and how they relate to exercise and sport
  • Theorize which energy system is used for a specific sport event/activity
  • Summarize the physiology of fat, protein and carbohydrate metabolism and utilization in exercise and sport
  • Understand the relationship between the energy systems and various exercise parameters
  • Create a diet protocol for the athlete prior to their sport or exercise activity
  • Determine and understand the timing of meals in exercise and sport
  • Outline a useful program for a person to maximize carbohydrate stores
  • Theorize how glycemic index can affect exercise and sport activity
  • Ascertain differences between food variables and how they affect exercise and sport performance

Gary Italia, DC, PhD

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Physical Diagnosis 319
The Eye Exam

1 hr by telephone
01-09-2019 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.

  • Define the differences between visual fields and pathways.
  • Recognize the three most common eye conditions and diseases affecting the cranial nerves seen within the chiropractic practice.
  • Diagnose common eye diseases and conditions from a funduscopic examination.
  • Propose management and co-management options for specific common eye conditions.

Jennifer Illes, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Documentation, Ethics and Risk Management 351

4 hrs by telephone
01-12-2019 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 Biomechanics 304
A Gait Study in Gait Analysis

1 hr by telephone
01-16-2019 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 salient points of conducting a visual gait analysis
  • Review the gait cycle and associated kinetics and kinematics
  • Discuss step length, stride length and how they are affected in a case of a person with posterior compartment weakness
  • Review the biomechanics associated with heel rise
  • Propose rehabilitation strategies for specific cases that were reviewed

Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Neurology 313
Neurological Conditions in Chiropractic Practice

3 hrs by telephone
01-19-2019 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
3.0

$57.00 USD

This is a DC, OT/OTA, PT/PTA 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.

  • Utilize Tools to identify neurological disorders from trauma
  • Communicate with other providers regarding appropriate exams procedures and tests
  • Discuss the guidelines of Whiplash Association Disorders
  • Know the value or limitations of various imaging and biomarker testing
  • Identify the risks of Second Impact Syndrome and understand the pathology
  • Recognize neurological disorders from trauma and their associated symptoms
  • Assess the value of MRI, fMRI
  • Provide conservative treatment, nutritional management, and recognize referral options
  • Recognize the variability of patients with different neurological disorders from trauma
  • Identify Chronic neurological disorders from trauma
  • Integrate the current concepts of conservative treatment
  • Design appropriate Rehab
  • Provide appropriate patient advice
  • Recognize the risks and benefits of rest and progression to activities

David Taylor, DC, DABCN, FIACN

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Physical Diagnosis 321
Physical Examination of the Lungs

1 hr by telephone
01-23-2019 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 Manual Muscle Testing 303

3 hrs by telephone
01-26-2019 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
3.0

$57.00 USD

This is a DC, OT/OTA, PT/PTA 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

  • Summarize manual muscle strength testing: purposes; procedures; and grading.
  • Describe origins, insertions, actions, athletic activities and common clinical conditions involved with seven muscles of the thigh adductor and triceps surae groups.
  • Apply knowledge of anatomy to refine vectors of force and other procedures involved in performing manual strength tests for these muscles of the thigh and leg.
  • Manually measure strength of seven muscles in the thigh adductor and triceps surae groups.
  • Interpret the clinical and athletic significance of abnormal results with these manual strength tests of the medial muscles of the thigh and posterior calf.

Hour 2

  • Summarize manual muscle strength testing: purposes; procedures; and grading.
  • Describe origins, insertions, actions, athletic activities and common clinical conditions involved with ten muscles controlling the digits of the feet.
  • Apply knowledge of anatomy to refine vectors of force and other procedures involved in performing manual strength tests for these muscles of the lower limb digits.
  • Manually measure strength of ten muscles in the lower limb digits.
  • Interpret the clinical and athletic significance of abnormal results with these manual strength tests of the lower limb digits

Hour 3

  • Summarize manual muscle strength testing: purposes; procedures; and grading.
  • Describe origins, insertions, standard tests and alternative tests for ten muscles in the lower limb.
  • Apply knowledge of anatomy and clinical experience in order to decide when alternative tests would be preferable to standard muscle strength tests and how to refine vectors of force and other testing procedures to accomplish these goals.
  • Manually measure strength using 10 alternative procedures.
  • Utilize current research findings as evidence to help justify manual muscle strength testing in your practice.

John Wallman, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic Teleseminar Research Trends 323
Chiropractic Care: Maintenance Care, Comparing Individuals with and Without Chiropractic Coverage, Predictors for Successful Outcome with Low Back Pain

1 hr by telephone
01-30-2019 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.

  • Determine the effects of maintenance chiropractic care on chronic low back pain
  • Delineate the demographic and clinic-related predictors for successful outcome of chiropractic patients with low back pain
  • Compare individuals with and without chiropractic coverage
  • Summarize the efficacy of medication, acupuncture, and spinal manipulation for chronic mechanical spinal pain syndromes
  • Determine the effects of simulated spinal manipulation on facet joint strains

Dean Smith, DC, PhD

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Documentation, Ethics and Risk Management 352

4 hrs by telephone
02-02-2019 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 Management of Common Conditions 321
Adhesive Capsulitis of the Glenohumeral Joint

1 hr by telephone
02-06-2019 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 specific pattern of fibrosis development around and within the glenohumeral joint found with Adhesive Capsulitis.
  • Discern the effects of the fibrosis and adhesions on the glenohumeral joint and associated soft tissues.
  • Understand the rules of treatment specific to Adhesive Capsulitis.
  • Apply modalities and manual methods to treat fibrosis and adhesions in the soft tissue structures around and within the glenohumeral joint as well as associated contracted muscle tissue.
  • Rehabilitate weak and atrophied muscles using stretching, exercise and modalities.

Linda Simon, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Fibromyalgia 310
Fibromyalgia - Myths and Realities

3 hrs by telephone
02-09-2019 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
3.0

$57.00 USD

This is a DC, OT/OTA, PT/PTA 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 Fibromyalgia from an allopathic perspective
  • Review historical treatment by traditional medical community
  • Examine current allopathic theories and treatments
  • Review signs and symptoms, demographics and presentation of the fibromyalgia patient
  • Obtain an accurate diagnosis through labwork and history as it pertains to the fibromyalgia patient.
  • Differentially Diagnosis adrenal fatigue, perimenopause, myofascial pain syndrome, chronic fatigue
  • Determine the Labwork needed to evaluate a fibromyalgia patient
  • Discuss the fibromyalgia patient’s point of view of symptoms and treatments
  • Contrast the varying possible diagnoses from the alternative healer viewpoint
  • Explain the Fibromyalgia “personality type”
  • Create a team approach with other practitioners in the treatment of the fibromyalgia patient
  • Determine the appropriate organic treatments that may be needed to treat the fibromyalgia patient including Gluten intolerance, Food allergies, and Supplementation
  • Discuss Musculoskeletal treatments for fibromyalgia patients including Adjustments, Massage, and Prolo therapy
  • Integrate appropriate exercise and home remedies for the fibromyalgia patient including 5 Tibetan Rites, Yoga, Walking, and swimming

Robin Mayfield, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Xray 305

Proprioceptive training in rehabilitation and sports


1 hr by telephone
02-13-2019 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 the physical basis of magnetic resonance imaging
  • Identify patients that are candidates for an MRI
  • Recognize categories of pathology in the spine that are imaged well with MRI
  • Recognize cases that require contrast
  • List contraindications for an MRI

Jan Martensen, DC, DACBR

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Physical Diagnosis 324
DD of Low Back Pain and Prostate Patholgies with Case Studies

3 hrs by telephone
02-16-2019 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
3.0

$57.00 USD

This is a DC, OT/OTA, PT/PTA 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.

  • Differentially diagnose prostate pathologies in individuals who present to your office with musculoskeletal pain,
  • Differentiate various types of common prostate pathologies
  • Expand understanding of prostate pathophysiology, including hormonal and biochemical implications
  • Identify prostate pathology risk factors
  • Identify the common pre-disposing factors for prostate pathologies that can ultimately mimic musculoskeletal complaints
  • Interpret conventional prostate diagnostic procedures and identify protocols to evaluate and monitor prostate health and/or pathology
  • Hone diagnostic skills by reviewing and analyzing patient case studies, inclusive of history, exam findings, lab test results for patients presenting with musculoskeletal complaints that may have underlying prostate pathologies

Richard Powers, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Biomechanics 305
A Case Study in Gait Analysis: Focus on Torsions and Versions

1 hr by telephone
02-20-2019 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 pitfall of video assessment of gait cases
  • Review the gait cycle with respect to stance phase abnormalities in a gait case
  • Differentiate between step length and stride length
  • Review heel rise and the windlass mechanism
  • Discuss the function of the long flexors of the toes in gait
  • Evaluate pelvic posturing as it relate to a gait case
  • Discuss the gait pathomechanics that result from a herniated disc

Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Diagnostic Imaging 301
Musculoskeletal Diagnostic Ultrasound of the Shoulder and Knee

3 hrs by telephone
02-23-2019 9:00 AM (EASTERN TIME)
3.0

$57.00 USD

This is a DC, OT/OTA, PT/PTA 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 one
  • Comprehension of the basic diagnostic ultrasound terminologies and definitions
  • Outline general diagnostic ultrasound equipment and image formation
  • Knowledge of the normal sonographic appearance of muscle, tendon, ligament, bone, nerve and cartilage
  • Identify sonographic artifacts
  • Applications of diagnostic ultrasound in the assessments and diagnosis of common musculoskeletal conditions 

 Hour Two

  • Review normal anatomy of the shoulder
  • Discuss the ultrasound examination scanning techniques of the shoulder
  • Recognize normal sonographic anatomy of the shoulder
  • List the complete standard sonographic protocol of the shoulder
  • Distinguish abnormal sonographic findings and pathologies of the shoulder

Hour Three

  • Review normal anatomy of the knee
  • Discuss the ultrasound examination scanning techniques of the knee
  • Recognize normal sonographic anatomy of the knee
  • List the complete standard sonographic protocol of the knee
  • Distinguish abnormal sonographic findings and pathologies of the knee

Federico Villafane, DC, DACBR

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Nutrition 302

Nutrition and Arthritis


1 hr by telephone
02-27-2019 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 the etiology and pathology of arthritis.
  • Outline a diet that is helpful in the treatment of arthritis.
  • Apply specific supplements to an arthritic condition.

Gary Italia, DC, PhD

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Medicare Documentation 301
Medicare Documentation - Part 1

4 hrs by telephone
03-02-2019 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 Xray 325

Case reviews of common shoulder pathologies seen in practice


1 hr by telephone
03-06-2019 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 anatomy of the shoulder region
  • Correlate imaging findings with physical findings
  • Determine necessity and efficacy of imaging for shoulder pathologies
  • Apply simple and effective treatments for shoulder pathologies

Jan Martensen, DC, DACBR

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Documentation, Ethics and Risk Management 353

4 hrs by telephone
03-09-2019 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 Nutrition 303

Nutrition and Heart Disease


1 hr by telephone
03-13-2019 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 risk factors and mechanisms of heart disease.
  • Identify the parts of a proper diet to prevent heart disease.
  • Evaluate various supplements that are beneficial in prevention and treatment of heart disease.

Gary Italia, DC, PhD

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Medicare Documentation 302
Medicare Documentation - Part 2

4 hrs by telephone
03-16-2019 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

  • Demonstrate the key elements pertaining to Medicare’s documentation requirements for initial and subsequent patient encounters  
  • Describe the three categories of chiropractic care covered through Medicare and the one category exempt from Medicare coverage
  • Apply Medicare’s x-ray requirements for documenting a subluxation
  • Utilize Medicare Advance Beneficiary Notification (ABN) form and its guidelines 
  • Use Medicare’s PARTS system to document a subluxation
  • Summarize the transformation of Medicare’s PARTS system utilizing the AIR S & M method               
  • Include proper Medicare documentation for daily progress notes (SOAP), in order to meet insurance guidelines and meet medical necessity 

Hour 2

  • Integrate a 7 step approach to meet E/M (Evaluation/Management) coding requirements to meet Medicare’s guidelines

Hour 3

  • Review Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MARCA) aka Medicare Quality Payment Program (QPP) and the Merit Based Incentive Payment Program (MIPS)                                                                    

Hour 4

  • 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
  • Recognize Current Procedure Terminology (CPT) codes and how it relates to the Medicare system
  • Utilize Medicare modifiers   
  • 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 Biomechanics 306
Case Studies in Gait Analysis: Challenges to the Knee During Gait

1 hr by telephone
03-20-2019 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 knee
  • Review the kinematics and kinetics of knee function during the gait cycle
  • View and discuss case studies involving knee function
  • Predict pathomechanics that will arise from the gait abnormalities presented
  • Propose remedies for the gait abnormalities seen

Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

TeleSeminar

Teleseminar Breathing Essentials 301
Respiration and the Impact on Health, Posture, Pain, Movement and Performance ? Part 1

4 hrs by telephone
03-23-2019 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
  • Describe the biomechanics of rotation of a thoracic ring at the levels T1-T7.
  • Describe the biomechanics of the Cervical spine, Thoracic spine, ribs, clavicle and manubrium with elevation of the right or left shoulder.
  • Describe the biomechanics of flexion and extension at the Costotransverse joint T9 level.
  • Describe the differences in motion of the mobile segments between T3 -T7 with side flexion occurring first in the Thoracic Spine.

Hour 2

  • Relate how dysfunction of the scalenes can alter Cervical Spine biomechanics.
  • Describe two functions of the diaphragm.
  • Describe how perturbations are increased in LBP.

Hour 3

  • Identify limited chest expansion and Bradcliff angles and ski jumps.
  • Identify limited lateral costal breathing and how to facilitate normal lateral costal breathing.
  • Demonstrate how to correctly measure chest expansion.

Hour 4

  • Describe how altered breathing patterns can alter pH and how this can affect the body.
  • Describe the autonomic nervous system and function.
  • Name three physiological consequences of respiratory alkalosis.

Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Xray 314

Non-traumatic compression fracture


1 hr by telephone
03-27-2019 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 non-traumatic compression fracture
  • Identify some uncommon causes of non-traumatic compression fracture
  • Describe types of compression fracture
  • Differentiate benign and malignant compression
  • Integrate radiologic findings into clinical care

Jan Martensen, DC, DACBR

TeleSeminar

Teleseminar Breathing Essentials 302
Respiration and the Impact on Health, Posture, Pain, Movement and Performance ? Part 2

4 hrs by telephone
04-06-2019 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
  • Describe suboptimal breathing patterns and their effect on the cervical spine and chronic pain.
  • Describe how the diaphragm can alter the thorocolumbar junction.
  • Describe how the dysfunctional breathing can alter incontinence and spine stability.

Hour 2

  • Name and describe the different types of sleep apnea.
  • Describe the three levels of Apnea-hypopnea index AHI.
  • List five symptoms of sleep apnea.
  • List two treatments for sleep apnea.

Hour 3

  • Describe the physiological response of aerobic exercise on the respiratory system.
  • Describe the effect of running on the viscera and the diaphragm.
  • Describe the response to inspiratory muscle fatigue on the body.
  • List one device than may increase endurance of the respiratory muscles

Hour 4

  • List two theories of breathing retraining methods.
  • Describe the theory of Resonant Frequency Breathing.
  • Describe the theory and design of Kolar’s Neurodynamic Muscular Stabilization program.
  • Describe the concept of Linda Joy Lee’s Thoracic Ring Approach.

Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

TeleSeminar

Chiropractic TeleSeminar Documentation, Ethics and Risk Management 350

4 hrs by telephone
04-13-2019 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