HomeCEUConnection.com to Host the Webinar- Treating Balance & Fall Prevention for the Geriatric Patient in Recognition of National Falls Prevention Day

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In recognition of National Falls Prevention Day, HomeCEUConnection.com will host the live, interactive, continuing education seminar: Treating Balance & Falls Prevention for the Geriatric Patient in cooperation with Geoff Mosley, PT, NCS.

National Falls Prevention Day & Falls Free Initiative

Falls Free Initiative

HomeCEUConnection.com is part of the Falls Free© Initiative, which includes 42 states and 70 national organizations, professional associations, and federal agencies across the country dedicated to reducing fall-related injury and death among older adults.

In recognition of National Falls Prevention Day, HomeCEUConnection.com will host the live, interactive, continuing education seminar: Treating Balance & Falls Prevention for the Geriatric Patient in cooperation with Geoff Mosley, PT, NCS.

National Falls Prevention Day was created as a part of the Falls Free initiative to create awareness about this highly preventable, leading cause of fatal injuries to Americans over the age of 65.

This continuing education webinar- Treating Balance and Falls Prevention for the Geriatric Patient, is a 4 contact hour continuing education opportunity which will take place October 24th from 4pm-8pm central standard time.

During the live, online, seminar, Treating Balance & Falls Prevention for the Geriatric Patient, rehabilitation professionals will learn many of the risk factors and impairments which lead to fall risk, how to evaluate high risk patients, and ideas for intervention and prevention of falls. This 4 contact hour continuing education course will include discussion of the therapy management of musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiopulmonary, and specific sensory disorders that lead to imbalance and falls. In addition to addressing risk factors, and physical therapy management, prevention strategies for both home and institutional settings will be discussed.

This live webinar is appropriate for Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants, and Athletic Trainers. Please visit our state and profession specific course catalog to find out if this continuing education opportunity is right for you.

About the speaker: Geoff Mosley
Geoff Mosley, PT, NCS is board certified in neurological physical therapy from the American Physical Therapy Association Board of Specialties. He has earned Vestibular Rehabilitation certification at Emory University's annual course, as well as certification, from RESNA, as a Certified Assistive Technology Practitioner. Mr. Mosley has conducted rehabilitation research and is currently seeking publication for a study on body weight supported gait training. Mr. Mosley is an adjunct faculty member at University of Missouri, Missouri State University and Southwest Baptist University.

Register for this webinar now, or visit our state and profession specific course catalog to find other continuing education webinars from HomeCEUConnection.com

HomeCEUConnection.com is part of the Falls Free© Initiative, which includes 42 states and 70 national organizations, professional associations, and federal agencies across the country dedicated to reducing fall-related injury and death among older adults.

About the Falls Free© Initiative
Led by the National Council on Aging, the Falls Free© Initiative includes more than 40 states and 70 national organizations, professional associations, and federal agencies who are working collaboratively to bring education, awareness, and evidence-based solutions to local communities. Falls Free© seeks to provide hundreds of thousands of older Americans with the resources and education needed to reduce their risk of injury.

About NCOA
The National Council on Aging is a nonprofit service and advocacy organization headquartered in Washington, DC. NCOA’s mission is to improve the lives of millions of older adults, especially those who are vulnerable and disadvantaged. NCOA is a national voice for older Americans and the community organizations that serve them. It brings together nonprofit organizations, businesses, and government to develop creative solutions that improve the lives of all older adults. NCOA works with thousands of organizations across the country to help seniors find jobs and benefits, improve their health, live independently, and remain active in their communities. http://www.NCOA.org |http://www.facebook.com/NCOAging | http://www.twitter.com/NCOAging
About HomeCEUConnection.com
Specializing in quality continuing education courses, HomeCEUConnection.com offers CEUs for Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants, Massage Therapists, Speech Language Pathologists, Athletic Trainers and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists that are convenient, affordable and user-friendly.

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