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Physical Agent Modalities for Rehab - LIVE CEU

Course Description

This workshop offers the practicing clinician an opportunity to gain new knowledge and update existing skills in the area of application of electrotherapy and therapeutic ultrasound. Participants will leave the course with an evidenced-based approach to the dosing and application of electrical stimulation and ultrasound. The workshop will include hands-on laboratory sessions to reinforce the concepts and techniques discussed during the lecture portions of the program. 

Course Level: Introductory
Method of Assessing Student Learning: Observation of Lab Work
Course Requirements: Wear loose-fitting athletic clothing

This course is being sponsored by Richmar

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Accreditation Info

  • Contact hours pre-approved for: 0.65 (6.5 contact hours) 
  • This Course Meets PDU Requirements for NBCOT (8.125 PDUs - Clinical Lab Assessment) 
  • CIAO is an AOTA Approved Provider #4119 (OT/COTAs) 
  • CIAO is a BOC Approved Provider #P2881 (ATs) 
  • This program is eligible for a maximum of 6.5 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours   actually spent in the educational program. 
  • CIAO is an Illinois Approved Provider for PT/PTA Continuing Education 
  • CIAO is recognized as an Approved Provider for PT/PTAs by the NYSE Dept State Board for PT 
  • This activity is provided by the TX Board of PT Examiners Accredited Provider #2202009#TX 
  • This activity meets the continuing competence requirements for PT/PTA license renewal in TX 
  • Pre-Approved for:
    - 6.5 Hrs. OT/OTAs in MO (6.5 CCCs)
    - 6.5 Hrs. OT/OTAs in IL may be applied toward Illinois CE requirements for license renewal
    - 6.5 Hrs. PT/PTAs in IL, TX (6.5 CCUs)
    - 7.0 Hrs. OT/COTAs in FL (CE Broker #20-532564)
    - 7.8 Hrs. PT/PTAs in NY 
  • Course meets requirements for: OT/COTAs (covered through AOTA and/or NBCOT)
    - PT/PTAs in AK, AL, AZ, CO, CT, DC, DE, GA, HI, ID, IA, KS, KY, ME, MO, MA, MI, MO, MT, NE, NC, NH, ND, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI, WY 

Electrophysical Agents for the Rehab Professional - ONLINE CEU

Therapeutic Ultrasound, Short Wave Diathermy,
and Electrotherapy for Pain Modulation

Course Description

This online video course is designed to educate rehabilitation therapists (occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants, physical therapists and physical therapist assistants, and athletic trainers) in the use of electro-­physical agents in the areas of thermotherapy, therapeutic ultrasound, short wave diathermy, and electrical stimulation for pain modulation. 

The biophysical principles of each physical agent will be presented. The physiologic effects, indications, precautions and contraindications will be emphasized, along with the best current practices. The appropriate selection and application of physical agents, based on the existing pathology, impairments, and functional limitations will be discussed and demonstrated. Safe and effective parameter selection, dosing of intensity, and documentation of treatment will be emphasized during the lecture and demonstration portions of the course. 

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Accreditation Info

  • Contact hours pre-approved for: 0.3 CEUs (3.0 Hours)  
  • CIAO is an AOTA Approved Provider #4119 (OT/COTAs) 
  • This course meets PDU Requirements for NBCOT (3 PDUs) 
  • CIAO is an Illinois Approved Provider for PT/PTA Continuing Education 
  • CIAO is recognized as an Approved Provider for PT/PTAs by the NYSE Dept State Board for PT 
  • This activity is provided by the TX Board of PT Examiners Accredited Prov. #1602009 
  • This activity meets the continuing competence requirements for PT/PTA license renewal in TX
    - 3.0 Hrs PT/PTAs in AR, CA(CERS#19-30510-1), IL, LA, MD, MN(2020), NJ(1812-20), NM,   OH(19S0192),
    - 3.0 Hrs PT/PTAs in OK(201912813), TN(2018-570), TX(3 CCUs), WV(CIAO-F19-02)
    - 3.0 Hrs PT/PTAs in FL(CE19-687552) CE Broker #20-687552
    - 3.6 Hrs PT/PTAs in NY
    - 3.0 Hrs OT/COTAs in FL(CE Broker #20-687552)
    - 3.0 Hrs OT/COTAs in CA (#25-P11) Advanced Practice area of Physical Agent Modalities 
  • Course meets requirements for:
    - PT/PTAs in AK, AL, AZ, CO, CT, DE, DC, GA, HI, ID, IN, IA, KS, KY, ME, MA, MI, MO, MT, NE, NH, NC
    - PT/PTAs in ND, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI, WY


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