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! 


opga's secure tech solutions: compliance, technology, and breaches...oh my!

Tuesday, February 19 | 1 p.m. CST | 60 minutes | 1.5 CEUs*

This webinar will examine the importance of cybersecurity in the O&P profession, which will improve the OPGA member's success. The webinar will help provide an understanding of how Secure Tech Solutions can increase work efficiencies and compliance assistance and decrease business expenditures for hardware/software.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand current risks and compliance concerns in the health care industry.
  • Understand technology best practices and practical steps you can take immediately to help protect your business from cyber threats and compliance fines.
  • Discuss the intersection of HIPAA compliance and cyber security.
  • Discuss how VGM technology offerings can support data security networks and mobile workforce and save you money.

* This program has been approved for 1.5 Business/Facility Management (B) PCEs by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics (ABC).

Sponsor
OPGA

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o&P in 2019 and beyond: state of the industry

Thursday, February 21 | 1 p.m. CST | 60 minutes | 1.5 CEUs*

This presentation focuses on educating participants on the current state of the O&P industry as well as identifiable trends for the future. Participants will gain an understanding of the current size of the industry, demographics of the current and future patient population, and current and future provider population. All this information will benefit attendees as they construct both short- and long-term strategic business plans.

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the current size and trends in the patient population.
  • Discuss the current size and trends in the provider population.
  • Discuss the current and future trends of the payer market. 
  • Examine the current regulatory and legislative threats to the O&P community.
  • Learn the recommendations to maximize earning potentials for an O&P business.

* This program has been approved for 1.5 Business/Facility Management (B) PCEs by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics (ABC).

Sponsor
OPGA

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nymbl systems: practice management software demo

Thursday, March 19 | 1 p.m. CST | 60 minutes | 1.5 CEUs*

The audience would benefit from this program because it will teach them about a new and advanced practice management EHR in their profession. It will also teach them the fundamentals of using the software as well as answer any questions that they may have in successfully managing/running their practices.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn about Nymbl Systems practice management software and recent updates made to the system. Discuss the current size and trends in the provider population.
  • Learn about the patient intake process and what the process looks like from start to finish when a patient walks in the door.

* This program has been approved for 1.5 Business/Facility Management (B) PCEs by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics (ABC).

Sponsor
OPGA

Click here to register.