Course (Online) - Teletherapy for the Upper Extremity Specialist
Start Your Telehealth Practice Today: This introductory course is designed for occupational therapists and physical therapists who are certified hand therapists or upper extremity specialists who would like to learn more about the emerging field of upper extremity teletherapy, a subspecialty of telehealth. This course is for you if you are interested in adding this convenient service to your existing practice or private practice, or if you want to provide continuity of care for your patients that cannot travel to therapy due to time, weather, or location. All participants will learn the definition of telehealth, review research, reimbursement, rules and regulations. By the end of this course, you will also be able to review the steps to determine if a patient is appropriate for teletherapy and how to use this method to provide the same quality care as traditional face to face therapy sessions. Presenter will share recorded clips of real recorded teletherapy sessions and you will be provided with a recommended set up checklist to start you on your way to starting teletherapy. At the end of the course, participants will take a quiz to ensure comprehension and must pass with a score of 80% or higher.
The course access instructions will be emailed to you after payment has been processed. Please note that access to the content takes up to 2 hours after registration is complete.