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Fourth Annual Orthopedic Workshop - RCH Employees & EMS

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  • Event Type:Seminars & Workshops

7.5 CEU's will be given to all licensed professionals.

Continental Breakfast and Lunch will be provided with your paid registration.


Please include your RN/PT/OT/ST/EMS license number in the comments section of the registration.

7:00-7:30 a.m: Registration (light breakfast provided)

7:30-8:30 a.m: Daniel Patton M.D: “Bunions for Breakfast” at closer look at current lower leg/ankle/foot orthopedics.

8:30-9:30 a.m: Paul Burton D.O: Patient Optimization: TKA and THR – Managing Co-morbidities.

9:30-10:30 a.m: Chad Brockhardt M.D: “The Opioid Epidemic: Where We are and How We Got Here”

10:30-11:30 a.m: John Skubic M.D: Penetrating Spine Trauma: A Clinical Approach

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m: Lunch – Provided

12:30-1:30 p.m: John Steinmann D.O: Value Based Payment Models and the Necessity of Coordination of Care for the Success of all Stakeholders

1:30-2:30 p.m: Dr. Lowe: Safe Pain Management- Using All the Tools in the Box. In the current climate that fosters concern about opioid use, it is essential to become aware of all the options available to us in order to mitigate both acute and chronic pain. This presentation will illustrate multimodal analgesia using both non-pharmacologic and pharmacologic measures.

2:30-3:30 p.m: Gina Gang, DPT: Therapeutic Alliance: Connecting requires intention. With an increase in technology and decline in face-to-face communication, there is a need for renewed attention to establishing a therapeutic connection with patients. Health care providers can improve the collaborative relationship with their patient by improving therapeutic alliance, the non-clinical component of patient-centered care.

3:30-4:30 p.m: Henry Garcia, DPT: “Nutrition and Healing: The Importance of Nutrition to Optimize the Orthopedic Patient”

4:30-5:00 p.m: Post-Session Survey/Certificates for Attendees


  • Price: $50.00
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