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Mastering Fieldwork: 7 Tips I Wish I'd Known

11/15/2017
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Occupational therapy fieldwork can be stressful! Check out these 7 tips to MASTERING your fieldwork through my conversation with Miri Lee OTD, OTR iTunesStitcher Resources from the Show: Check out here: OT Fieldwork Quick Guide of "7 Tips I Wish I'd Known" pdf Connect with my guest Miri Lee OTD, OTR (OT Miri): YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/mirilee Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OTmiri Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ot_miri Email: contact@otmiri.com This Episode is...

Duration: 01:02:45


Low Vision: "Seeing" Our Patients' Full Potential in Occupational Therapy

10/24/2017
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Check out some great suggestions, treatment ideas and ways to screen your patients with low vision and help them succeed! iTunesStitcher Resources from the Show: Click here to get your own Low Vision Toolbox Brain Injury Visual Assessment Battery for Adults (BIVABA)- Uses the hierarchy of vision to assess the most basic visual skills to the higher level cognitive visual skills. It’s easy to use and comes with a DVD (possibly a USB now?) in which each visual test is...

Duration: 00:55:44


OT, Breast Cancer + Pilates w/ Naomi Aaronson OT, CHT

10/11/2017
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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Occupational therapy practitioners working with patients that have breast cancer does not have to be intimidating! Naomi discusses how she uses pilates to treat her patients that have breast cancer, gives TONS of resources for you to dig into and specific breathing techniques to try. iTunesStitcher Resources from the Show: Naomi's Book: Pilates for Breast Cancer Survivors: A Guide to Recovery, Healing, and Wellness MOCA (Montreal Cognitive...

Duration: 00:51:28


Sleep Problems in our Patients with Dementia

9/19/2017
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Why is sleep so difficult for our patients that have dementia? What are some ways to assess and develop a treatment plan by asking ourselves "WHY" and looking at the patient holistically. iTunesStitcher Resources from the show: List of Questions to Complete a Sleep Assessment and Behavior Log Research: Evidence-Based Recommendations for the Assessment and Management of Sleep Disorders in Older Persons. Research: Age-Related Changes in Slow Wave Sleep and REM Sleep and Relationship...

Duration: 00:26:50


How to Use Modified Constraint Induced Movement Therapy With Our Patients That Had a CVA

9/11/2017
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Using the evidence to start a modified constraint induced movement therapy (mCIMT) program in your occupational therapy practice doesn't have to be hard or involve lots of equipment. Listen in to Lauren Walker MOT OTR/L talk about how her team did this to produce better outcomes for her patients who experienced a stroke. Resources from the Show: Get the Item List to Start Your Own mCIMT Program Corbetta, D., Sirtori, V., Castellini, G., Moja, L., & Gatti, R. (2015). *Constraint-induced...

Duration: 00:55:52


Top Tips for Edema + Lymphedema w/ Mandy Perez MOTR/L CLT

8/28/2017
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In occupational therapy, we see a lot of patients that have edema and lymphedema. How should we be intervening? What should we be educating our patients on? When should we be referring to a lymphedema specialist? Well, you are in luck because Mandy Perez MOTR/L CLT is here to answer all those questions (and more!). Resources from the Show: ** Click here to get the Lymphedema Prevention Program PDF** Understanding the Lymphatic System Basic Lymphatic Q & A iTunesStitcher LEARN MORE...

Duration: 00:55:53


Addressing Driving (without being a driving rehab specialist)

8/15/2017
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�Occupational therapy practitioners sometimes do not address driving in the general clinical setting. Why? Should we? and how? Check out the education bomb Kimberly Kearney COTA gives about not only how to address this topic with your patients, but TONS of resources to get you started. Click here to get the ENTIRE driving for OT reference list PDF Resources from the Show: The Ethical and Professional Obligation to Address Driving when Delivering Occupational Therapy Services Will help...

Duration: 00:56:37


(5/5) YOUR Documentation Questions Answered by Kornetti & Krafft Health Care Solutions

7/31/2017
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Don't worry if you missed the Documentation Webinar with Kornetti & Krafft Health Care Solutions - we decided to record and share - some of YOUR questions answered! HUGE thank you to Kornetti & Krafft for their expertise and advice this month. Feel free to get in contact with them at http://ValueBeyondTheVisit.com Also be sure to get your: Skilled Terminology Quick Reference with Key Phrases for Billing and Reimbursement PDF Looking for more documentation information? Head over to:...

Duration: 01:09:25


(4/5) The ULTIMATE Guide to Simplify Documentation: PLAN

7/25/2017
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Episode 4/5 with the focus on the PLAN portion of documentation. Do YOU have questions about documentation, management, OASIS assessments, & regulations? Click here to sign up for our LIVE Interactive Webinar with the best in the biz - Dee Kornetti & Cindy Krafft of Kornetti & Krafft Health Care Solutions! The Webinar takes place on Wednesday, July 26 at 8p EST. You'll get an exclusive invite link that will give you access to the Webinar on Wednesday, July 26 at 8p EST, where you can ask...

Duration: 00:21:25


(3/5) The ULTIMATE Guide to Simplify Documentation: Assessment

7/18/2017
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Episode 3/5 with the focus on the ASSESSMENT portion of documentation. Do YOU have questions about documentation, management, OASIS assessments, & regulations? Click here to sign up for our LIVE Interactive Webinar with the best in the biz - Dee Kornetti & Cindy Krafft of Kornetti & Krafft Health Care Solutions! The Webinar takes place on Wednesday, July 26 at 8p EST. You'll get an exclusive invite link that will give you access to the Webinar on Wednesday, July 26 at 8p EST, where you...

Duration: 00:18:41


(2/5) The ULTIMATE Guide to Simplify Documentation: Objective

7/11/2017
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Episode 2/5 with the focus on the OBJECTIVE portion of documentation. Do YOU have questions about documentation, management, OASIS assessments, & regulations? Click here to sign up for our LIVE Interactive Webinar with the best in the biz - Dee Kornetti & Cindy Krafft of Kornetti & Krafft Health Care Solutions! The Webinar takes place on Wednesday, July 26 at 8p EST. You'll get an exclusive invite link that will give you access to the Webinar on Wednesday, July 26 at 8p EST, where you...

Duration: 00:18:30


The ULTIMATE Guide to Simplify Documentation

7/3/2017
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Do YOU have questions about documentation, management, OASIS assessments, & regulations? Click here to sign up for our LIVE Interactive Webinar with the best in the biz - Dee Kornetti & Cindy Krafft of Kornetti & Krafft Health Care Solutions! The Webinar takes place on Wednesday, July 26 at 8p EST. You'll get an exclusive invite link that will give you access to the Webinar on Wednesday, July 26 at 8p EST, where you can ask any of your burning documentation questions! Also be sure to...

Duration: 00:21:55


Virtual Reality and OT Neurorehabilitation with Lauren Sheehan OTR/L

6/21/2017
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How do you (or do you?) use virtual reality with your patients that have neuro involvement? The progress and research in this area has grown greatly in recent years and it is exciting to see how occupational therapy and virtual reality will work together to help our patients now and in the future! iTunesStitcher Resources from the Show: Virtual Reality Product Review Rapael Smart Glove by NEOFECT Music Glove and FitMi by Flint Rehabilitation Saebo VR Shin,...

Duration: 00:40:06


Talking Home Health with Monika Lukasiewicz OTR/L

6/7/2017
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Is Home Health OT for you? Talking the good, the bad and the ugly as well as documentation, scheduling and why home health is quintessential OT at its finest! Resources from the Show: Medication Log created by guest Monika Lukasiewicz OTR/L: "I (Monika Lukasiewicz OTR/L) created this and have found it really helpful when I am asked to come on board to help with complicated medication cases (which so many ARE!) - Click Here to Access the PDF E-Books/Books Home Health InsightsHome...

Duration: 00:57:41


Health Promotion for Older Adults in Our Communities w/ Carole Lewis PT

5/22/2017
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How do we get out there to promote health to the older adults in our communities? What types of programing should I be doing and where do I start? Resources from the Show: Book: Age Defying Fitness Home Study Course: Health promotion and Exercise for the Older Adult MovingTargetScreen.com: The MTS is a performance-based functional assessment tool (Moving Target Screen) to be used with middle age and older adults to evaluate the key aspects of fitness central to optimal aging:...

Duration: 00:31:54


Documentation Domination with Alexis Joelle OTR/L

5/8/2017
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Helping you DOMINATE documentation (or at least a step toward this goal!) with case studies, reviewing CPT codes and FREE resources to get you feeling more confident and skilled! Resources: Skilled Terminology Quick Reference with Key Phrases for Billing and Reimbursement Documentation Justification Handout AOTA Occupational Profile Occupational Therapy Framework: Domain & Process Connect with Alexis! http://www.alexisjoelle.com info@alexisjoelle.com LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR...

Duration: 00:54:31


Productivity: Being an Authentic OT Practitioner in Today's Expectations

4/25/2017
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What does it mean to be an Authentic #OT practitioner? Discussing productivity, being a voice for our profession and ways for you to be the best clinician you can be! Contact to make your voice heard! AOTA Regulatory and Reimbursement: regulatory@aota.org Referenced articles by Debora Davidson: http://blog.todayinot.com/advice-ot-future/ http://blog.todayinot.com/ots-on-the-same-page-in-response-to-last-column/ Check out AuthenticOT.com or try Debora's FREE webinar to see if Private...

Duration: 00:58:17


Gotta go, gotta go, gotta go RIGHT NOW: Incontinence with Krista Covell-Pierson OTR/L, BCB-PMD

4/11/2017
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Have you ever felt like you just don't know where to start when addressing incontinence with your patients? Today, Krista Covell-Pierson OTR/L, BCB-PMD talks about what we can do get started treating this area of practice. BONUSES! Krista is sharing with you a free download of a Voiding Diary (plus, it's easy to modify for your specific setting!) Here is an entire list of Bladder Irritants - a perfect patient handout Resources Mention Senior Flourish Podcast and get 25% off a...

Duration: 00:45:02


Thank YOU for Supporting the Seniors Flourish Podcast!

4/3/2017
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Thank YOU, the listeners for sharing, downloading and listening to the Seniors Flourish Podcast! It has been an amazing first few months of sharing content and Occupational Therapy interviews with you. I am proud to be a part of the the Senior Rehab Project Network, which consists of 6 podcasts with the ultimate goal to advance care for older adults. Because of your support of this podcast, we have grown to the point at which we can support sponsors and our current is GREAT...

Duration: 00:10:36


3 Reasons Why Evidence Based Practice ROCKS + How To Use It

3/22/2017
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Have you ever wondered why you really have to use evidence based practice in your daily treatment sessions? Not only am I discussing why you should do it, but exactly how! Get the FREE reference: Quick guide to free evidence based resources for occupational therapy practitioners Resources: http://journals.rcni.com/doi/pdfplus/10.7748/ns2009.04.23.32.35.c6935 Thanks for Listening! I appreciate you taking the time to join me this week. If you have ANY suggestions on OT podcast topics...

Duration: 00:26:28

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