This is the first in a series of two webinars on creating a private practice. It looks at ideas for expanding your practice into a private practice, and issues to consider, such as a potential area of practice, reimbursement or payment, trends in society or societal needs, and needs assessments.
Course created on February 25, 2019
Course Type: Video
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, Category 3: Professional Issues - Administration & Management; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Management (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Professional/Health Care Related (SC), CE Broker #20-706316; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Admin And Management
- After this course, participants will be able to identify four factors to consider in planning to start a private practice.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain how societal trends, evidence, and reimbursement can influence private practice.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the role of licenses, technical issues, and needs assessments in developing a private practice.
|5-15 Minutes||Private practice as a to meet changing trends in health care; What does private practice mean in occupational therapy; How to transition to private practice collaborating with non-profits|
|15-25 Minutes||Reimbursement Issues & Program Alternatives Translating evidence into practice idea; Program Alternatives; Ideas for areas of private practice|
|25-40 Minutes||Ideas for areas of private practice|
|40-45 Minutes||Licensure, referrals, and technical issues|
|45-55 Minutes||Needs Assessment|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Barbara Kornblau, JD, OT/L, FAOTA
Barbara L. Kornblau is an attorney, an occupational therapist, a certified case manager, a certified pain educator, and a past President of AOTA, who has been in private practice, on and off throughout her 30+ year career in occupational therapy, and mentored and consulted with other occupational therapists starting out in private practice. She is an adjunct professor at Florida A&M University and Rocky Mountain School of the Health Professions. She is a consultant to the United Spinal Association Pathways to Employment Program and the American Association on Health and Disabilities Breast Cancer Awareness for Women with Disabilities Program. She is also a consultant to developing OTD programs. She has hundreds of presentations and publications on topics related to occupational therapy practice, case management, and legal issues.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.1 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 1.0 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.
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