Webinars

OPGA is proud to offer excellent live, online education through clinical and business webinars designed to meet the growing needs of OPGA members. Members enjoy OPGA webinars from the comfort of their own computer while taking in valuable information and earning continuing education credits. Learn more about each OPGA webinar and their associated fees by clicking on the course link. If you have ideas for our next OPGA webinar, contact OPGA and let us know what you have in mind!


 
 

Executing a Data-driven Growth Strategy in O&P

Thursday, Oct. 26 | 10 a.m. CDT | 60 minutes | 1.5 CEUs*

Presenter:

Ryan Ball, Director, VGM Market Data
(319) 236-6868
ryan.ball@vgm.com

With reimbursement pressures, national/regional player expansions, and ever-increasing documentation requirements, more efficient business operations are key to being a sustainable and successful independent O&P provider. During this webinar, attendees will observe examples of key tools that can be used to become more efficient in sales and marketing activities.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify opportunities within the O&P profession to obtain and use targeted claims data.
  • Demonstrate specific examples of how O&P practices can use data to grow their referral base.
  • Discuss current referral source management techniques.
  • Discuss strategies to effectively and efficiently engage referral sources.

Sponsor
OPGA

Click here to register.


Applied Upper-limb Clinical/Technical Innovations with CPI/LTI Axis Shoulder, Boston Digital Arm, and M-fingers

Tuesday, Nov. 14 | 10 a.m. CDT | 60 minutes | 1.5 CEUs*

Presenter:

Michael Amrich, Orthotist/Prosthetist, Liberating Technology/College Park Industries
michael.amrich@liberatingtech.com

Practitioners in particular will benefit from this educational webinar. Attendees will receive comprehensive instructions, information, and training of upper-limb clinical and technical areas specific to fitting Axis Shoulder, Boston Digital Arm, and M-fingers. Fitting criteria, components, and control strategies will provide attendees with the tools to optimize patient care assessment and fitting criteria.

Learning Objectives:

  • Axis Shoulder: Understand the optimal function, design, fitting, and fabrication methodology.
  • Boston Digital Arm: Understand input options, control strategies, software, individual components such as powered wrist, multi-articulating hands, and compatibility with advanced systems.
  • M-fingers: Understand the product design, fitting criteria, and optimal selection for partial hand amputations.

Sponsor
OPGA

Click here to register.

*This program has been approved for 1.5 Scientific (S) Category 1 PCEs by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics (ABC).


Executing a Data-driven Growth Strategy in O&P

Thursday, Nov. 30 | 10 a.m. CDT | 60 minutes | 1.5 CEUs*

Presenter:

Ryan Ball, Director, VGM Market Data
(319) 236-6868
ryan.ball@vgm.com

With reimbursement pressures, national/regional player expansions, and ever-increasing documentation requirements, more efficient business operations are key to being a sustainable and successful independent O&P provider. During this webinar, attendees will observe examples of key tools that can be used to become more efficient in sales and marketing activities.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify opportunities within the O&P profession to obtain and use targeted claims data.
  • Demonstrate specific examples of how O&P practices can use data to grow their referral base.
  • Discuss current referral source management techniques.
  • Discuss strategies to effectively and efficiently engage referral sources.

Sponsor
OPGA

Click here to register.