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!



Nymbl Systems O&P Practice Management Software Demo

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

During this webinar, Josh Lau and Chad Feinberg will demonstrate the fundamentals of Nymbl Systems’ new and advanced O&P practice management software. Josh and Chad will answer any questions participants may have in successfully managing/running their practices. Time will be provided for a Q&A session at the end of the presentation.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn to navigate through the software independently.
  • Particularly explain the process from intake to successful claim billing.

* 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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Cybersecurity: Don’t Risk it All When it Comes to Patient Data

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | 1 p.m. CST | 60 minutes | 1.5 CEUs*

This webinar will give attendees a realistic perspective of the criminal lurking within your business from our own backyard to half a world away - trying to steal your private business and patient information.  Learn from other people’s mistakes before your business becomes the next victim. There is valuable data within the information you store on your patients including Social Security numbers, credit cards, dates of birth, insurance account numbers, and up-to-date contact information that is very valuable on the black market. Attending this session will give you guidance on how to protect your business from cyber criminals.

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the importance of protecting patient health information. 
  • Describe how you can reduce your risk.
  • Identify steps to protect your 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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Trulife: advanced fitting techniques for the experienced mastectomy fitter

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 | 10 a.m. CDT | 60 minutes | 1.5 ABC*

This course uses a variety of learning techniques to provide a review of different types of breast cancer surgeries, the bras and breast form shapes and profiles, and the principals of fitting according to the patient's anatomical shape. This course also includes examples of challenging cases, including before and after reconstruction, and features newly available postoperative solutions. Several fitting techniques will be demonstrated with the use of video.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the patient's profile and shape based on surgery type and chest wall anatomy.
  • Determine the differences in mastectomy bra and breast form styles.
  • Select the best possible postoperative fitting solution.
  • Propose solutions to challenges experienced by fitters for their patients who are undergoing staged reconstruction, or who have had a lumpectomy, or have experienced tissue changes due to radiation.

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

Sponsor
OPGA

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Nymbl Systems O&P Practice Management Software Demo

Tuesday, May 29 | 10 a.m. CDT | 60 minutes | 1.5 CEUs*

During this webinar, Josh Lau and Chad Feinberg will demonstrate the fundamentals of Nymbl Systems’ new and advanced O&P practice management software. Josh and Chad will answer any questions participants may have in successfully managing/running their practices. Time will be provided for a Q&A session at the end of the presentation.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn to navigate through the software independently.
  • Particularly explain the process from intake to successful claim billing.

* 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.