Do you dream of starting your own business but don't know where to start? This course will give you practical tips and help OT professionals get started on making their career dreams come true.
Course created on August 2, 2018
Course Type: Video, Audio, Text
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.2 Intermediate, Category 3: Professional Issues - Administration & Management; CE Broker/2.0 Home Study, General (FL), Management (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Professional/Health Care Related (SC); IACET/0.2; NBCOT/2.5 Intermediate, Admin And Management
- After this course, participants will be able to define at least three different kinds of business structure.
- After this course, participants will be able to complete a SWOT analysis.
- After this course, participants will be able to determine two strategies to improve business management.
|5-10 Minutes||Are you an entrepreneur?|
|10-15 Minutes||Therapist/Tradesman vs. Entrepreneur|
|15-25 Minutes||Myths and Truths about owning a business|
|25-35 Minutes||Legal Structures|
|35-45 Minutes||Things to do|
|45-65 Minutes||Complete a SWOT analysis|
|65-85 Minutes||Business Plan|
|85-90 Minutes||Organizing your business|
|90-95 Minutes||Time management|
|95-105 Minutes||Support people and outsourcing|
|105-115 Minutes||Strategies for success|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary, Q & A, Resources|
Krista Covell-Pierson, OTR/L, BCB-PMD
Occupational therapist and entrepreneur, Krista Covell-Pierson is the founder and owner of Covell Care and Rehabilitation, LLC. Krista created Covell Care and Rehabilitation to improve the quality of services available for adult clients living in the community through a one-of-a-kind mobile outpatient practice which aims to improve the lives of clients and clinicians alike. Krista attended Colorado State University receiving degrees in social work and occupational therapy. She has worked in various settings including hospitals, home health, rehabilitation centers and skilled nursing. Through her private practice, Krista created a model that she teaches to other therapists looking to start their own business. She has extensive experience as a fieldwork educator and received the Fieldwork Educator of the Year Award from Colorado State University, presents to groups of professionals and community members on a regular basis and has a heart to help others become the best version of themselves.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved CE provider #7659 by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). This course is offered for 0.2 CEUs (Intermediate level, Category 3: Professional Issues - Administration & Management Area). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 2.0 hours, Home Study, General (FL), Management (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Professional/Health care related (SC) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, or South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you.
International Association for Continuing Education and Training
continued, LLC, DBA OccupationalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.2 CEUs for this program.
National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 2.5 NBCOT PDUs (Intermediate level, Admin and Management Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.