Attendees will learn about care plans, their uses and how they are prepared. Panelists will discuss unique situations and special areas of consideration. Practice tips will be provided.
- Historical perspective and introduction to care plans
- The process of coordinating a care plan
- Vocational rehabilitation in care planning
- The physician's role and the economist's role
- Spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, pediatric cases and more
- The attendee will be able to discuss practice tips.
- The attendee will be able to identify the process for coordinating a care plan.
- The attendee will be able to review the role of the economist.
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
I. Historical Perspective And
Introduction To Care Plans
B. What Is A Care Plan?
C. Who Prepares A Care Plan?
9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
II. The Process Of Coordinating A
A. How Is A Care Plan Prepared?
B. Step-By-Step Process (Methodology)
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
III. Spinal Cord Injuries
A. Special Considerations And Complications
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
IV. Elder Care
A. Special Considerations For Working With The Aging Population On Life Care Plans And Future Needs
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
V. Pediatric Neurology And The
B. Treatment Needs
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch (On Your Own)
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
VI. Traumatic Brain Injuries
A. Mild, Moderate, Severe
B. Special Considerations And Complications
1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
VII. Practice Tips
2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
VIII. Vocational Rehabilitation And
A. Wage Earning Capacity Assessment
B. Vocational And Avocational Needs
C. Considerations For Children And Adults
3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
IX. Ethical Issues
A. Ethics And Special Considerations
3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
X. The Role Of The Economist
A. Calculating The Present Value Of Life Care Plans
B. Some Pointers For Direct And Cross-Examination
C. The Effects Of Income Tax On The Calculations
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
XI. Question And Answer With The