Non-clinical roles are trending and peer reviewer is at the top of the list. This course is designed for those who are seeking more information on peer reviews. By taking this course, participants will have a better understanding of what the job entails and will learn key words to assist in job searches. Participants will receive essential information on what a peer reviewer is and does.

Meet our Presenter

Evelyn Capdevila, PT, MPT, is a licensed physical therapist with over 26 years in the field. Ms. Capdevila has extensive experience working in an outpatient setting as a Clinical Director, Clinic owner, Medicare surveyor, educator, chart auditor, clinical review specialist and post payment auditor. Since 2009, Ms. Capdevila has been performing peer reviews, for state and federal compliance in regards to documentation and reimbursement, as well as appeals and reconsiderations. In 2013, she specialized in workers compensation, including therapy, work hardening and work conditioning. Evelyn has given in services and courses to clinics and therapists in Arkansas, Tennessee, Florida and New York. Ms. Capdevila is on the committee for Florida National University Physical Therapist Assistant program, and has spoken at a national conference for minority Physical Therapists. Evelyn earned her Master of Physical Therapy degree from Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.

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Completion Instructions

Review content, complete assessment with at least a 70% passing grade, download certificate

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Evelyn Capevila, PT, MPT

Learning objectives

  1. Describe how and why the peer review process was created
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  3. nderstand the terms utilization review, utilization management and peer reviews
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  5. Identify commonly used peer review terminology

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12020 Peer Review_Final (1).mp4
Type:E-Learning Course
Credit Categories
Domains:Supervision and Teamwork, peer review

The following credits are available upon completion of these activities.

Total credits:  0.2
Key Dates
Enrollment:Prior to  03/31/2021
Available discounts:
  • Non Member
    (until 12/31/2030)
  • APTA Member
* Prices in US Dollars