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CT Delegation June 2018
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CT Delegation June 2018

Take the full 24 Hour course or select individual sessions.

 Export to Your Calendar 6/1/2018 to 6/3/2018
When: June 1 - 3
June 1 8am-5pm, June 2 8am-5:00pm, June 3 8am-2:00pm.
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Aurora Medical Center Oshkosh
855 North Westhaven Drive
Oshkosh, Wisconsin  54904
United States
Presenter: Dr. Wendy Varish
Contact: Andrea Murray
608-256-7023


Online registration is available until: 5/31/2018
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COURSE DESCRIPTION
This series of classes is for staff seeking initial certification as a Chiropractic Technician (CT) and for CTs adding modalities to their current license or seeking continuing education hours. Full course descriptions are listed below. 

COURSE LOCATION
Aurora Medical Center Oshkosh

LODGING
The Holiday Day Inn Express is just up the street and offers a special rate for Aurora. If you call for reservations, be sure to mention this offer. The Holiday Inn Express phone number is 920-303-1300

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Oshkosh-Sr 41
2251 Westowne Avenue
Oshkosh, Wisconsin 54904

Class Schedule:
Friday June 1

8am - 9am Chiropractic Principles 1 CE
 

This course will discuss the basic premises of chiropractic including a brief history, healthcare integration, general chiropractic treatment, and introduction to common conditions.

9am - 1pm Patient History 4 CE 
Required for CTs who take any patient history outside the presence of the chiropractor. Topics covered include the subjective portion of the S.O.A.P. note format (Subjective, Objective, Assessment and Plan), which is the most widely used type of documentation in the health care industry, will be taught. This method is part of a system for organizing the patient record called the “problem oriented record.” Please bring 2 copies of the following office forms if you use them: • Patient Intake Form • History/Exam Form • Daily Note Form • Update Form

1pm - 5pm Musculoskeletal Anatomy 4 CE 
This course will introduce the student to basic musculoskeletal anatomy so that they can identify common landmarks, regions, and musculature treated within a chiropractic office.

Saturday June 2
8am - 11am Preliminary Physical Examinations 3 CE
Course required for CTs involved in the preliminary chiropractic examination. Includes obtaining vital signs - patient’s height, weight, temperature, blood pressure - and noting other physical characteristics that do not require the use of instruments or more extensive diagnostic procedures. Attendees should bring the following if they have one available: • Blood pressure cuff • Stethoscope

11am - 3pm Physiological Therapeutics Overview 4 CE
This overview course is the prerequisite for taking any of the physiological therapeutic modality courses such as Traction, Thermotherapy, Ultrasound and Electrotherapy. It is designed for chiropractic technicians who perform any physiological therapeutic modalities in the office and includes descriptions of the basic elements of various modalities. This course features interactive demonstrations and also covers the history and concepts of chiropractic physiological therapeutics followed by scope of application, the healing process and indications of pain. Chiropractic technicians are only required to take the specific therapies they plan to perform in the office.

3:00 - 5:00pm Thermotherapy & Cryotherapy* 2 CE 
Topics covered include: • Application pack types • Methods & applications • Physiological effects • Indications & contraindications

Sunday June 3

8:00am - 10:30am Electrotherapy* 2.5 CE 
Topics covered include: • Physiological basis & classification • Interference indication & contraindications • Therapy parameters • Electrode placement

10:30am - 12:30pm Therapeutic Ultrasound* 2 CE 
Topics covered include: • Application dosage & time • Physics physiological effects • Indications & contraindications

12:30 - 2:00 pmTraction & Mechanical Therapy* 1.5 CE 
Topics covered include: • Long axis & intersegmental traction types • Principles • Physiological effects

INSTRUCTOR BIO

Dr. Wendy Varish, DC, CCSP, CCOHC, is a graduate of the National College of Chiropractic in Lombard, Illinois. She has served on numerous committees for chiropractic- related issues and has created and presented variety of educational courses and training workshops for DCs and their staff. Dr. Varish is currently in professional practice in Howards Grove.

 

Thank you to our sponsors  

  

 REGISTRATION GUIDELINES 

Pre-Registration is highly recommended; you may register onsite if space is available. Refunds, less $15 administrative fee, until 7 days before event. 50% refund 2-6 days before event. No refund day before or day of event. Contact us at 608-256-7023 or awmurray@wichiro.org with questions. Early rate is valid 7 or more days before the class date.

REGISTRATION FEES


Member (Early Bird/ Regular Rate)  Non-Member (Early Bird/ Regular Rate)
 Complete 24 Hour Series - All 9 Classes  $284 / $299  $399 / $414 
     
 Chiropractic Principles • 1 CE   $25 / $30  $40 / $45
 Patient History   • 4 CE   $95 $120  $135 $160 
 Musculoskeletal Anatomy 1 • 4 CE  $95 $120  $135 $160 
 Prelim. Physical Exams • 3 CE  $70 / $95  $100 / $125 
 Physiological Therapeutics • 4 CE   $95 / $120  $135 / $160 
 Thermotherapy & Cryotherapy* • 2 CE   $70 / $95  $100 / $125
 Electrotherapy* 10am - 12:30pm • 2.5 CE   $70 / $95   $100 / $125 
  Traction & Mech. Therapy*  3pm - 4:30pm • 1.5 CE  $70 / $95  $100 / $125 
  *Prerequisite is Physiological Therapeutics Overview