Medications: Defining the Role and Responsibility of Physical Therapy Practice

This Webinar is scheduled for July 17, 2018 - 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. (EST)

WEBINAR FORMAT! The prerecording is available. You must review this and be prepared to interact with the presenters during the live session on July 17th. The recorded content will not be replayed during the live Q and A session on July 17th. Please prepare a few questions for the live session and email them directly to: learningcenter@apta.org no later than July 15th using the subject line: "Questions for July 17th Webinar". **Please do not call or email Member Services.**

NOTE: APTA does not issue CEUs for this course.

Course Description

This session is presented FREE of charge as a continuing education on the Physical Therapists role with the opioid epidemic. At this end of this session, attendees will be able to:

  • recognize the relevance of medication utilization of our aging population
  • understand variability in physical therapy practice related to medications, and
  • identify practice expectations specific to the home health setting relevant to public safety.

Meet our Speakers

Dee Kornetti, PT, MA has been a physical therapist for 30 years, is a past administrator and co-owner of a Medicare-certified home health agency. Dee now provides training and education to home health industry providers through a consulting business, Kornetti and Krafft Health Care Solutions, with her business partners Cindy Krafft and Sherry Teague, where she serves as its Chief Operations Officer. Dee is nationally recognized as a speaker in the areas of home care, standardized tests and measures in the field of physical therapy, therapy training and staff development, including OASIS, coding, and documentation, in the home health arena. Dee is the current President of the American Physical Therapy Association’s Home Health Section and serves on the APTA’s national Post-Acute Work Group.

Matt Janes, PT, DPT, MHS is a graduate of the University of Louisville where he received a Bachelor of Health Science Degree in Physical Therapy. He also completed both Master of Health Science and Doctor of Physical Therapy Degrees from the University of Indianapolis, Krannert School of Physical Therapy. He is a Board-Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist and a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. He currently serves as Secretary and member of the executive committee for the Home Health Section of the American Physical Therapy Association and also a member of the orthopaedic and geriatric sections. He has served the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy and the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties in varying committee’s and task forces. He has lectured and presented on a national level and is currently employed by Kindred at Home as Division AVP of Therapy Practice and Quality.

Course Code:

LMS-977

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Category1

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No

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No

Completion Instructions

Review content, attend live Q and A (if possible); There are NO CEUs for this course.

Course level

Basic

Date published

06/22/2018

Delivery method

In-person

Instructor(s)

Dee Kornetti, PT, MA; Matt Janes, PT, DPT, MHS

Learning objectives

  • recognize the relevance of medication utilization of our aging population
  • understand variability in physical therapy practice related to medications, and
  • identify practice expectations specific to the home health setting relevant to public safety.

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#Lessons:
1Home Health - Medication Management.mp4
Overview
Type:E-Learning Course
Domains:home health, Dee Kornetti, medications, Matt Janes
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