Southwest District

Counties:  Butler, Clermont, Clinton, Hamilton, Warren  

District Chair:  Sarah Koehler, OTR/L





Acute Care: Clinical Decision Making Using Lab Values to Guide Interventions
by Lisa Kohler, PT


Acute Care Powerpoint presentation

Acute Care Note-taking sheets

Handouts will NOT be provided at the workshop.

When: September 14, 2017

Where: Xavier University,Conaton Learning Commons, Francis Xavier Way Kennedy Auditorium (Room 412)


4:30 pm - Networking; snacks and beverages for sale from Xavier University SOTA
4:45 pm - Business meeting
5:00 - 7:00 pm - Program

What: A presentation that will focus on clinical decision making from receiving the evaluation order to appropriate discharge destination. Areas to be covered include triage of patient for appropriateness of evaluation based on chart review, lab values and determination of safest discharge plan based on knowledge of patient's home situation, activity tolerance and insurance regulations.

Participants will be able to: determine if continued skilled OT is appropriate or not; to analyze lab values and determine if it is safe to treat or not based on information gathered; and to effectively communicate with the multi-disciplinary team his/her recommendation for safest discharge.

Cost: FREE for MEMBERS! Non-members $35.00 (pay online or at the door)
CEUs: 2.0 contact hours; you may submit as PDUs. To receive the full 2 CEUs, you must be present for the entire program. 
Reservations are now closed.  Attendance without a reservation will be permitted on a first-come basis as space allows.

Directions: Registered attendees will receive a map and parking pass. Parking behind Smith Hall (Williams College of Business), which is located across the street from Conaton Learning Commons, is recommended.
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