Educational Event: Pediatric Seating and Wheeled Mobility
Please join us for a day of learning at St. Jude's Hospital. We will be offering three different courses covering power mobility and seating. Register for just one course or all three! Click on the course name below to learn more. Please note: you will need to register for every course you wish to attend. If you have any questions, please contact us at STEPSrequest@sunmed.com.
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Seated measurements are one aspect of a proper fitting seating system. However, basic seating and mobility concepts that can be used to provide improved comfort and function can make a significant difference when recommending complex rehabilitation technology (CRT). This course will discuss these concepts and provide a foundation for improving outcomes.
Fee: $20 (.2 CEUs)
Start time: 8:00 a.m.
Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapy Assistants, Assistive Technology Professionals, and Complex Rehabilitation Technology Suppliers.
Date & Time
October 12, 2019
8:00 a.m. — 4:00 p.m.
St. Jude's Hospital
$60 for .6 CEUs
Continuing Competency Information
- Number of credits earned: 6 hours or .6 CEUs
- International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) approved
- ProCert, a program of the Federation of State Board of Physical Therapy (FSBPT)
- Ensuring approval with local state boards or other entities for CEUs is the responsibility of the individual.
- In order to earn the credits for this event, participants must:
- Complete the official registration
- Sign in and out of the event
- Attend the entire event
- Complete and pass a post-test with a passing score of at least 80%
Linda Bollinger joined the Sunrise Medical team in the fall of 2018 as a Clinical Education Manager. She has a BS-MS in physical therapy from Long Island University, Brooklyn. In May 2018, she earned her DPT from Utica College. In addition, she received her ATP certification in 2000.
Prior to joining the Sunrise Medical team, Linda was the Director of Rehabilitation at Long Island Select Healthcare. Her experience at UCP included developing and operating a seating and mobility clinic for individuals with disabilities. Prior to joining UCP, Linda successfully created a pediatric seating clinic at a local school for students with disabilities. Linda has shared her knowledge and experience running seating clinics at local community events and guest lectures with local PT and OT programs.
Requests for refunds must be submitted via email to STEPSrequest@sunmed.com at least 14 days prior to the scheduled event. Considerations for refunds submitted after that date will be made on a case-by-case basis.
Sunrise Medical reserves the right to cancel an event due to low registration or unforeseen circumstances. Should an event need to be cancelled, all attempts will be made to do so at least 14 days prior to the event, and complete refunds will be issues to registered attendees.
For more information regarding this event, contact Monica Arias at Monica.Arias@sunmed.com.
For more information regarding course content, please contact Linda Bollinger at Linda.Bollinger@sunmed.com.