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Occupational Therapy Laws and Rules for Florida

Course: #9516Level: Intermediate2 Hours 25 Reviews
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This course provides a detailed review of the requirements for obtaining, maintaining, and renewing an occupational therapy practitioner license in Florida, under the requirements of Florida’s Occupational Therapy Licensure Law and the rules of the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy.

Course created on April 1, 2021

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Course Type: Audio, Video

CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.2 Intermediate, Professional Issues, 01388; CE Broker/2.0 Home Study, Laws And Rules (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-770039; IACET/0.2; NBCOT PDUs/2.5 Intermediate, Education And/or Research

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to recognize the role of the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy in the regulation of occupational therapy practice in Florida, including discipline for violations of rules governing practice.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to recognize the supervision requirements for occupational therapy personnel and the rules for the use of physical agent modalities under the practice act.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to list the continuing education requirements for license renewal and other recent additions and requirements to the relevant rules under the practice act.

Agenda

0-10 Minutes Introduction; Overview of Course, Course Objectives, Purpose of licensure; How laws and rules are made
10-20 Minutes What's new; Relationship between laws and rules that affect OTP; Board staff and roles
20-40 Minutes OT scope of practice; License requirements; Screening; Temporary permits
40-50 Minutes Supervision of OTAs, fieldwork students; aides
50-60 Minutes Violations of board rules and discipline
60-70 Minutes Levels of discipline
70-75 Minutes Use of PAMs
75-80 Minutes Telehealth
80-90 Minutes Human trafficking
90-105 Minutes CE activities; CE Broker
105-110 Minutes Board news and rule changes
110-115 Minutes Recent legislative changes affecting practice
115-120 Minutes Summary; Q and A

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Barbara Kornblau received an honorarium for presenting these course materials. Non-financial: Barbara Kornblau has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by OccupationalTherapy.com.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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American Occupational Therapy Association

American Occupational Therapy Association

OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# 01388. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.2 CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional Issues Area). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.


CE Broker

CE Broker

OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 2.0 hours, Home Study, Laws and Rules (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct client/patient services in occupational therapy (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

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

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, Education and/or Research Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.