This event has been cancelled. If you have any questions, please contact the event planner directly.
***THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED***
- Watch for a rescheduled date in 2017 -
“The Emergence of Personal Bionics”
Presentation Goal: The BionX Worker’s Compensation Training has been designed to help RNs, Case Managers, Life Care Planners, Social Workers and Adjusters better understand the technology requirements to help a person with an amputation return to work.
The participant will be able to:
o The clinical challenges for people with amputations
o The role and contribution of the Prosthetist in determining the patient needs
o How traditional prostheses function
o The comparative performance of Personal Bionics
o Co-morbid conditions that accompany amputation that raise costs and affect the return to work
o Tuning the BiOM to achieve the normalized gait of a non-amputee
o The Health Utility of the BiOM in reducing costs and improving function
o Codes, coverage criteria and how to identify the appropriate patients
o The material is supported by clinical studies as well as case studies
Aaron K. Jacobsen, CPO
BionX Clinical Prosthetist
1.5 CEUs from the Commission for Case Manager Certification provided by BionX
1.5 CEUs applied for from NASW-WI
You must be in attendance for the entire meeting to receive CEUs. CEU certificates will be distributed after the meeting.
There is a fee of $25.00 for non-members to attend this meeting, which can be paid at the time of registration by credit card or by cash or check at the door.**