August 2020
18
 
 August 18, 2020 @ 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM CT

Register online at https://wpta.org/events/webinars/?recID=117B962F-CE46-B925-3C0DF5C049060532

Mark Milligan, PT, DPT, and Patrick Myers, PT, DPT will be discussing current best practices for telehealth and how to conduct initial evaluations and treatment of patients via telehealth. This webinar is intended for therapists and therapy assistants who want to gain further experience providing digital physical therapy services. The topics to be covered will be current best evidence, communication, best technology practices, patient engagement, fostering desired outcomes, evaluation and treatment.

Webinar Objectives:

  • How to determine which patients and conditions are appropriate for telehealth
  • Transitioning a patient from the clinic to telehealth
  • Unique communication and other helpful telehealth skills
  • Setting up the telehealth visit
  • Motivational interviewing and active listening
  • Recognizing and handling red flags
  • Handling the subjective exam
  • Telehealth exam and treatment visit - multiple examples
  • Handling unique documentation requirements
  • Tips for successful telehealth visits

 
October 2020
1-2
 
 October 1, 2020 @ 8:00 AM to October 2, 2020 @ 5:00 PM CT

EVENT CANCELLED - Glacier Canyon Lodge Conference and Convention Center - Wisconsin Dells, WI

Check out the Virtual Multi-State Conference October 9-10, 2020 from noon-8 pm at http://www.ptwa.org/2020conference/

 
 
 October 9, 2020 @ 12:00 PM to October 10, 2020 @ 8:00 PM CT

The WPTA is partnering with the Hawaii, Idaho, Montana and Washington Chapters for a two-day live virtual conference! 

Courses, pricing and registration are available at http://www.ptwa.org/2020conference/

 
10
 
 October 10, 2020 @ 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM CT

This meeting will be virtual, please email the WPTA office at wpta@wpta.org to receive Zoom login information if you'd like to attend.

 
13
 
 October 13, 2020 @ 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Please inform members and non-members at staff meetings and in your departments, in case they do not receive email from the WPTA. Videoconferencing with sites as listed. If you need a link to access from your browser, let Dave Smith, MPT, know. Smith.david@marshfieldclinic.org.

Videoconference Sites available at Marshfield Clinic locations:

Minocqua, Park Falls, Merrill, Stettin, Stevens Point, Marshfield and Wisconsin Rapids.

Contact Dave Smith, North Central District Secretary/treasurer for more information at smith.david@marshfieldclinic.org. 

 
November 2020
5-6
 
 November 5, 2020 @ 12:00 PM to November 6, 2020 @ 4:00 PM CT

Register online at https://wpta.org/events/webinars/?recID=7CC233E4-CFCC-29A7-4932D4370010753F

Registration includes both days.  The conference will be recorded and available for purchase after the conclusion of the live event. 

If you'd like to attend but can only make it to one day you can request a coupon code from the WPTA (wpta@wpta.org) to purchase the full two day recorded version and avoid paying a duplicate registration fee, once the recorded version is available.

Students, email wpta@wpta.org for a coupon code to receive a registration rate of only $50!

 
April 2021
 
 April 15, 2021 @ 7:30 AM to April 16, 2021 @ 5:00 PM

Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center - 1 N. Main Street, Oshkosh, WI

More details to follower closer to the event!