May
29
Wed
Hear Here: Audiology, Hearing Loss and Hearing Claims
May 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Hear Here: Audiology, Hearing Loss and Hearing Claims

Wednesday May 29th 2019

1 CE hour approved for:
  • Nursing: RN, LPN, ARNP, CNA nationwide
  • Nursing Certifications: CCM, CRC and CDMS nationwide
  • Adjuster: AK, AL, DE, FL, GA, ID, IN, KY, LA, MS, MT, NC, NH, NM, NV, OR, OK, TX, UT
  • Adjuster WA – 0.5 credit
  • CA Adjuster: WC Post-Designation
  • FL OT
1 CE hour PENDING for:
  • FL PT
  • AAPC: American Academy of Professional Coders
  • Adjuster: MN
Course Objectives:
  • Learn how we hear, the different causes of hearing loss and how this relates to you
  • Understand both the scientific fundamentals of hearing loss and the fundamentals of dealing with different hearing aid claims
  • The prevention of hearing loss
  • Review vital industry statistics such as:
    • The prevention of hearing loss
    • What causes hearing loss
    • What demographic is losing their hearing the fastest·
  • Explore the hearing aid industry: manufacturers, professionals and trends.
Jun
19
Wed
Improving Health Literacy for the Culturally Diverse
Jun 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Improving Health Literacy for the Culturally Diverse

Wednesday June 19th 2019

1 CE hour approved for:

  • Nursing: RN, LPN, ARNP, CNA nationwide
  • Nursing Certifications: CCM, CRC and CDMS nationwide
  • Adjuster AL, DE, FL, GA, ID, IN, KY, MS, NC, NH, NM, NV, OR, TX, UT, WA
  • CA Adjuster: WC Post-Designation
  • FL OT

 

1 CE hour PENDING for:

  • FL PT
  • AAPC: American Academy of Professional Coders
  • Adjuster: LA, MN, MT, TX

 

Course Objectives:

The claims professional will improve their knowledge of cross-cultural differences and learn how culture and healthcare literacy may impact patient compliance.  The learner will examine strategies to build an informed collaborative network of stakeholders; healthcare providers, nurse case managers, claims adjustors and language translators.

  • Define cultural diversity and bring awareness of cross-cultural differences
  • Prepare the learner to recognize signs of poor healthcare literacy and how to ensure informed medical decision making
  • Distinguish how barriers with communication and healthcare literacy may prolong medical recovery and treatment compliance
  • Examine strategies to build a collaborative network of stakeholders; claims professionals, healthcare providers and ancillary language services