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Interdisciplinary Approach to Continence Improvement

Course: #2830 Level: Intermediate 2 Hours 1788 Reviews
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All healthcare disciplines have a role in skilled intervention to treat continence. This seminar provides an overview of anatomy and physiology of normal voiding as well as normal function related to continence. Different types of incontinence are identified and assessment/treatment strategies are offered for each. This course takes an interdisciplinary approach to continence improvement and demonstrates roles of each team member. Emphasis is placed on completing an assessment of voiding, identifying triggers and bladder stimulants, voiding habits and patterns, and implementing individualized care approaches. This course is open captioned.

Course created on April 14, 2016

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CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.2 Intermediate, Category 1: Domain Of OT - Client Factors; CE Broker/2.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL); IACET/0.2; NBCOT/2.5 Intermediate, Rehabilitation

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkBy the end of this course, the participant will be able to understand the scope and cost of UI in the elderly population.
  • checkmarkBy the end of this course, the participant will be able to describe normal bladder and pelvic muscle function.
  • checkmarkBy the end of this course, the participant will be able to discuss assessment and management of various types of incontinence.
  • checkmarkBy the end of this course, the participant will be able to identify and implement strategies for effective behavioral treatment related to continence.
  • checkmarkBy the end of this course, the participant will be able to state how to establish and facilitate a Multi-disciplinary Team Continence Improvement Program.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-20 Minutes Scope of the Problem
20-40 Minutes Anatomy Overview
40-60 Minutes Types and Causes of Urinary Incontinence
60-70 Minutes Average Bladder Function
70-85 Minutes Interdisciplinary Assessment
85-105 Minutes Behavioral Interventions
105-115 Minutes Case Studies
115-120 Minutes Q and A, Summary

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Presenter Disclosure: Kathleen Weissberg received an honorarium for presenting this course material.

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 approved CE provider #7659 by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). This course is offered for 0.2 CEUs (Intermediate level, Category 1: Domain of OT - Client Factors 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, General (FL), Patient Related (AL) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama or Florida, 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, Rehabilitation Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.