1.25 PDU - Episode 22: Introduction to Telehealth Occupational Therapy Services
Earn 1.25 PDU or 1 & 1/4 contact hours toward your professional development requirements by listening to episode 22 of the OT School House Podcast and taking a 10 question quiz to demonstrate learned knowledge.
In this professional development podcast course, you will be provided a thurough introduction to telehealth-based OT severices by expert Tracey Davis, OTR/L. With technology advancing everyday and becoming cheaper to access in all forms, it is no longer a matter of if virtual OT services will become prominent. Rather, virtual OT services are already here and are only going to become more prevalent in school-based settings, as well as in other traditional medical roles. In this training, you will understand the necessary tools required and guidelines to follow in order to provide telehealth OT services in school-based setting.
Objectives for this Professional Development Podcast. Listeners will:
1. Understand the guidelines placed on service providers looking to provide telehealth OT services.
2. Know what tools, software, and hardware are needed to provide virtual services.
3. Understand the difficulties and limitations associated with provided virtual OT Services.
When purchased, you will receive a document instructing you on how to take a short quiz in order to demonstrate mastery of the learning objectives. That document also includes the references that go along with the show. The reference page consists of 9 evidence based articles that will help you in proving the effectiveness for telehealth OT services.
Upon passing the short quiz, you will be provided a certificate of completion to use for state licensure and/or national board certification renewal.