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

Tuesday, Aug. 15 | 10 a.m. CDT | 60 minutes | 1.5 CEUs

Presenter: Ryan Ball
Company: VGM
Presenter Title: Director, VGM Market Data
Phone: (319) 236-6868
Email: 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.


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Gait Analysis in the OP Clinic

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

Presenter: Gillian Crockford
Company: GaitRite
Presenter Title: VP for Technical Support and Marketing Manager
Phone: (888) 482-2362


As the gold standard in automated temporal-spatial measurement systems, GAITRite® has been at the forefront of gait analysis for over 25 years. GAITRite®’s BASIC was introduced in 2014 specifically for the O&P industry, allowing practitioners to promote, assess, and validate gait outcomes. During this webinar, attendees will discover cost-effective tools and products currently available, as well as how to use the analysis system and data collected from it.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand how to use the system for data collection and report generation.
  • Learn basic gait outcome measures.
  • Learn best practice for assessment of treatment and devices as designed by the practitioner.