NEW! Live Webinar for Therapists. Four Sessions for 14 Contact Hours (1.4 CEUs)
October 26• October 28• November 2 • November 4, 2020
5:40 pm EST • 4:40 pm CST • 3:40 pm MST • 2:40 pm PST (US)
Don’t miss Dan Malones’: Mechanical Ventilation, Artificial Airways & ICU Monitoring Equipment: Rehabilitation Considerations; November 9th.
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As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, therapists across the continuum must be able to successfully rehabilitate this challenging population in addition to other patients with critical illness. Survivors of critical illness including COVID, acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) and other respiratory disorders (COPD, E-cigarette, or vaping product use-associated lung injury [EVALI]) present with Post Intensive Care Syndrome, PICS. This course will emphasize current best practice for patients with PICS and will discuss the pathophysiology, diagnostic testing, and medical management of these complex patients. This course will enhance the participant’s knowledge and clinical reasoning skills through lecture, case studies and participant Q&A. Cases will follow patients from ICU admission to post-acute and outpatient settings.
An additional session will focus on mechanical ventilation, artificial airways, and other patient support equipment (i.e., lines & tubes) typically found in the ICU.
Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:
- Apply knowledge of normal human anatomy and physiology in relationship to alterations that occur with critical illness resulting from COVID-19, ARDS and other respiratory disorders.
- Understand the multisystem effects of PICS impacting the cardiopulmonary, musculoskeletal and neurocognitive systems.
- Apply rehabilitation examination techniques for the patient with PICS across the continuum of care.
- Create and apply appropriate rehabilitation intervention strategies for persons with PICS.
- Interpret patient’s tolerance to interventions through identification of normal and abnormal responses and adjust interventions to promote safe progression and achievement of patient goals.
Daniel Malone brings to the classroom deep, expert knowledge and hands-on experience in acute care and cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitation, gained during his 18 years as a practicing physical therapist at the University of Pennsylvania Health System. His experience encompasses all service lines, from critical care to long-term care, including outpatient cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation. Dr. Malone obtained a specialist certification in this area from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists. He is editor and contributor of the critically acclaimed, Acute Care Physical Therapy: A Clinicians Guide Slack Inc, 2006. He is active in the Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Section of APTA, serving as program chair for the past seven years, as well as being an elected member of the nominating committee. Additionally, he has served as a member of the Specialization Academy of Content Experts and the Standards Setting Committee for the Cardiovascular and Pulmonary specialization examination. Dr. Malone holds a masters degree in physical therapy from Temple University and a doctorate in physiology with an emphasis in acute lung and respiratory muscle injury from the School of Medicine at Temple University.
Dan Malone just published (as first author) a paper in the journal Physical Therapy (Volume 95, Number 10) October 2015 titled Physical Therapist Practice in the Intensive Care Unit: Results of a National Survey.
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A Deeper Dive into Respiratory Disorders and Rehabilitation: PICS, COVID-19, ARDS and other Pulmonary Conditions – Oct 26 – Nov 4, 2020
Continuing Education Hours for disciplines not listed below: 14 contact hours (1.4 CEUs). Intermediate level. Physical Therapy License Number_____________.Approved Provider for the FL Occupational Therapy Association CE Broker for 16.5 CE Hours. Approval #_____ by the NJ State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for __ CEC's. Approved by the NM Board of Physical Therapy for ___ CE Hours. Approved by the NV State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for ___ units of continuing education. Approved by OK State Board of PT course #202113676 for 14 CEU hours, Category A. Approved sponsor by the State of IL Department of Financial and Professional Regulation for Physical Therapy for 16.5 contact hours. Approved by the KY Physical Therapy Association for 14 Category 1 contact hour(s). Expiration Date: 3/6/21 Approval # CS64-2010-KPTA. Approved provider by the NY State Board of Physical Therapy for 16.8 contact hours (1.68 CEUs). Education Resources is an approved agency by the PT Board of CA for 14 contact hours. This activity is provided by the TX Board of PT Examiners accredited provider #2210017TX for 14 CCUs and meets continuing competence requirements for PTs and PTAs licensure renewal in TX. Education Resources is an AOTA Approved Provider for Live and Distance Learning-Independent Courses for 14 Contact Hours (1.4 CEUs). NBCOT Professional Development for 14 PDUs. 12 hours of this course qualify towards the discipline-specific hours for the 20-hour requirement for NDTA re-certification. Education Resources Inc., 266 Main Street, Medfield Ma 02052 508-359-6533