TypeOnline Course
Date03/24/2022 - 03/25/2022
Time03:00-5:00 PM
LevelIntermediate
CEU2
State ApprovedIL, IN
AudiencePT/PTA/OT/OTA
PlaceLive Webinar
CommentAngelina Senyk, MS, OTR/L Co-Presenter
Student Enrolled13
(1 ratings)
PriceFree

Impact of The Pandemic on Falls in Older Adults; Analysis and Management

Falls on the rise, Fall-related deaths reached near-highs in 2020: an estimated 76.3 fatalities per 100,000 people between July and September, a 9% jump from the previous year. Yet many could have been prevented. Fall research suggests that both reduced physical conditioning and fear of falling can increase future fall risk and reduce independence.

The course is a  2-hour live webinar will provided important information about falls in the post pandemic era with focus on biomechanical explanation of falls.

 

Clinicians will learn:

  1. The recent data/Polls about falls since Pandemic started.
  2.  At least three Biomechanical causes of falls
  3. At least three Non-biomechanical causes of falls.
  4. Best evidence-based  assessment tools for fall.
  5. Establish management strategies to prevent falls.
  6. Educate patients on how to regain confidence post falls.

Intermediate

PT/PTA/OT/COTA

This course has been approved for 2 CEUs for IL PT/PTA/OT/COTA

 

Certificates will be available in the user profile. You must submit the course evaluation in order to receive a certificate. Please visit support page to learn how to print your certificate.

Section 1Webinar Access
Lecture 1access link and codePreview

Live Webinar Information

Link and access code will be available 2 days before the course date

Date: 03/24/2022

Day: Thursday

Time: 3:00 Pm

Duration: 2 Hours

Click to go to Webinar
Access Code  526079

Lecture 2Webinar GuidelinesPreview

Know before you go!

We utilize what technology has to offer to maximize the learning experience, that include:

·      High-speed internet (950 MBT/S)

·      High-definition cameras

·      Multiview

·      High quality audio

·      Polls and surveys

·      State of the art power point presentation

Webinar Rules and Guidelines

1)    Webinar access code not to be shared.

2)    When you are in the webinar, write your name as it appears in your state license. 

3)    Attendees encourage to interact with the presenter during the interaction segments of the webinar.

4)    There will be polls/survey throughout the webinar.

5)    There will be NO quizzes during the webinar.

6)    Post webinar, there will be an Attendance Verification Quiz (AVQ) along with the course evaluation.

7)    You have only ONE attempt to answer the Attendance Verification Quiz (AVQ).

8)    Attendance Verification answer will be provided by the instructor during the webinar.

9)    Failure to answer the Attendance Verification Quiz (AVQ) correctly will result in no certificate will be awarded.

10) Using cameras is optional but not required, audio availability is a MUST.

11) Chat will be disabled except during Q&A segment.

12) You MUST access the webinar from a device where you can CLEARLY see the presenter screen (dial in to the webinar is not allowed).

13)  CE Certificates will be available after attendees submit the Attendance Verification Quiz (AVQ) and the course evaluation.

14) Please review cancelation policy.

15) For CE certificate to be acceptable by your State, your full name, title, address, and license number must be shown on the certificate (update your profile as needed).

Final Quiz

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