This course will provide occupational therapists with basic Spanish terminology and phrases to conduct an inpatient assessment. Participants will also learn how to communicate post-operative precautions after cardiac surgery.
Course created on June 16, 2020
Course Type: Video
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Evaluation; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-704079; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Education And/or Research
- After this course, participants will be able to, in Spanish, restate basic functional commands for inpatient OT evaluation and treatment.
- After this course, participants will be able to, in Spanish, recognize how to communicate post-operative precautions for CABG surgeries.
- After this course, participants will be able to, in Spanish, describe various “red flags” when caring for patients in inpatient and ICU settings.
|5-20 Minutes||Review of grammar and basic greetings|
|20-35 Minutes||Inpatient exam|
|35-45 Minutes||CABG post-operative care|
|45-55 Minutes||Practice content together|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Sara Pullen, PT, DPT, MPH, CHES
Dr. Pullen is an Associate Professor at Emory University School of Medicine. Her clinical practice and research focus on the intersection of HIV, trauma, chronic pain and opioid use in marginalized communities. Dr. Pullen started the first physical therapy services within a freestanding, multi-service AIDS clinic in Atlanta, GA – the first of its kind in the country - where she holds weekly clinics and conducts clinical research. She has wide experience in the provision of health services to underserved communities both in the U.S. and internationally. She has published several peer-reviewed journals on the topic of HIV, chronic pain, and physical therapy and has completed clinical research studies under funding from the National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Drug Abuse and Emory Center for AIDS Research exploring non-pharmacological interventions for chronic pain management and opioid tapering. Her work has been recognized with the IPT-HOPE Award from the World Congress of Physical Therapy for her work in the field of HIV and physiotherapy as well as numerous other awards and recognitions. In 2018, she received the Emory University School of Medicine’s prestigious Hidden Gem Award for her groundbreaking work with HIV and chronic pain in underserved communities. She currently serves as a consultant for the World Health Organization’s Rehabilitation 2030 Initiative focusing on establishing sustainable rehabilitation programs in under-resourced countries. Dr. Pullen combines her expertise in HIV, public health, clinical pain management, and trauma-informed care in her work as an HIV care provider and activist.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
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OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 1.0 hours, Home Study, General (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.
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