Congenital Muscular Torticollis Course

A continuing education course for physical and occupational therapists, nurses, mid-level providers and early intervention providers (birth to 3 years), who assess and treat children with Congenital Muscular Torticollis (CMT).

 

Saturday, August 18, 2018Congenital Muscular Torticollis Course at Shriners Hospitals for Children in Sacramento
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Shriners Hospitals for Children – Northern California

2425 Stockton Boulevard., Sacramento

Free parking is available in the Shriners Hospital garage.

$75 registration fee

The registration fee includes all continuing education credits presentations, conference materials, continental breakfast, lunch and refreshments.

This one-day course will provide the attendee with a thorough understanding of Congenital Muscular Torticollis and community partners. It willd describe how collaboration promotes the optimal delivery of care by involving the patient, the family, the medical team and community partners. The course will review appropriate evaluation, intervention, referral and discharge practices aligned with the Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy’s Clinical Practice Guideline. Case studies will be presented allowing participants to actively problem solve, practice hands-on methods of measurement and intervention, and discuss coordination of care. Upon completion of this workshop, attendees will:

■ be familiar with the CMT Clinical Practice Guideline

■  know where to go for up-to-date information informing the care of infants and young children with CMT

■  be familiar with the model for managing the care of these infants and their families at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California.

Presented by the multi-discplinary team at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California.

Faculty includes:

  • Suzanne Bratkovich, PT, MSPT
  • Sandy Reina-Guerra, PT, DPT, PCS
  • Jade J. Weeks-Evans, OTR/L,MBA-HM, C/NDT
  • Michael Wadekamper, CPO
  • Shawna Arsenault, M.D.
  • Maya Evans, M.D.

Continuing Education Credit

Physical Therapists

Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California is approved as a Recognized Continuing Competency Approving Agency, by the Physical Therapy Board
of California. This course is approved for 6.5 continuing education units.

Board of Registered Nursing

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 04148, for 6.5 contact hours.

Register

Click here to register.

Questions?

Call: (916) 453-2041 or email: ncal.education@shrinenet.org

 

 

 

 

 

Patient Referral

916-453-2191
916-453-2111 (Emergency Referral)
916-453-2395 (fax)
referrals.ncal@shrinenet.org

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