Is sitting really the new smoking? Learn about the most current evidence regarding ideal postures and movement patterns in the workplace that help prevent computer/cell phone use-related MSDs. Also learn how to make defensible MSD-related RA (reasonable accommodation) recommendations for your patients.
Course created on July 16, 2019
Course Type: Video
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Category 1: Domain Of OT - Context And Environment; 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 #20-731378; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Work And Industry; RESNA/0.1 Introductory
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the need and role of computer work ergonomics in today's spine and joint rehab healthcare
- After this course, participants will be able to describe basic research about office ergonomics on which to base evidence-based therapeutic ADL training.
- After this course, participants will be able to list computer workspace risk factors in order to make evidence-based workplace accommodation recommendations.
|5-15 Minutes||Role of computer work ergonomics in today's spine and joint healthcare|
|15-25 Minutes||Sitting and working ergonomics research|
|25-35 Minutes||Computer workspace risk factors using RULA and REBA scoring system|
|35-45 Minutes||Workspace plan to reduce RULA and REBA scores|
|45-55 Minutes||Case studies; Before and after photos|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Jeannie Koulizakis, PT, MPT, CEES
Jeannie is the Founder and CEO at ErgoRX.com and the lead physical therapist at NOVA Pain and Rehab, an outpatient rehabilitation and chiropractic center located in Arlington, Virginia. Jeannie’s expertise is in the treatment and prevention of repetitive stress related MSDs (musculoskeletal disorders), as well as work-related MSDs stemming from poor posture and inactivity habits during HCI (human computer interaction).
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by OccupationalTherapy.com.
Content Disclosure: This learning event will highlight the Ankorite Work System as it is related to the presenter's research.
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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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