MMT VI: Physical Assessment & Objective Documentation – 16 hrs
NEW COURSE! Health Matters Seminars is pleased to announce a new course in the Medical Massage Therapy Certification Program!
Open to MMT students only!
MEDICAL MASSAGE THERAPY VI: Physical Assessment & Objective Documentation
Instructor: Wanita Thompson, RN, LMT
For those who are, or want to be in a clinical rehab setting, this course provides essential information to allow you to communicate effectively with physicians and insurance providers. Through effective documentation and knowledge of medical assessment protocols the path is opened to an increased level of physician referrals.
In this course, we will review, practice and document all Orthopedic Physical Assessments from all five Medical Massage Therapy Courses by Health Matters Seminars. We will practice: AROM measurement of all major joints with the Goniometer and the Tri-Measure for the TMJ and all Special Tests and Postural Assessments from the basic 5 courses. You will learn:
- To Assess Soft Tissue Tone (STT)
- To Evaluate Gait Biomechanics
- To Assess Activities of Daily Living
- To use SOAP Notes
- To Assess the different aspects of pain
Students will receive a Course Manual containing a printable set of forms including client history, informed consent, all MMT assessments, STT chart, SOAP chart, and sample letters to Physicians and Dentists.
Wanita Thompson has been teaching this course for 15 years. We are proud to offer this essential information to MMT’s working in a clinical or rehab setting. You will find this course a significant addition to your practice.
16 CE Hours for NCBTMB and all States!
Class times: 9:00 AM-6:00 PM Both days
Tuition: SPECIAL OFFER: Register before March 15 for $275.
$300 if received at least 30 days prior to class, $350 thereafter.
Goniometers and Tri-Measures may be purchased at the class.