Update on SLP Practice in Long Term Care 2020 – Keller TX
March 10 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm CDT
During the 3.5 hour course, a broad range of topics will be taught and discussed. This includes the latest information for SLPs to improve knowledge in both clinical skills and the ability to use skilled documentation. We will also review some of the latest approaches to capture SLP case mix in the new PDPM system.
• To understand documentation guidelines for use in our long term care facilities
• To learn the most up to date, evidenced based clinical approaches in Medical Speech Pathology.
• To understand and identify the latest approaches to capturing SLP case mix in the new PDPM system.
This course is open to SLP only – Earn .35 CEUs/3.5 CCUs
Instructor: Elyse Matson, MA CCC-SLP is a Speech Pathologist and SLP Resource for Ensign. She has been an SLP for nearly 30 years and has been with Ensign for 12 years. Elyse has training in VitalStim, LSVT, and Myofascial release. She has worked in settings across the medical rehab field including, acute care, outpatient, inpatient rehab, home health, skilled nursing and management. She has a special interest in working with patients with tracheostomies and the interaction of respiration, swallowing and speech.870