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Health Professions Career Fair 3:00 pm
Health Professions Career Fair @ University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Oct 2 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
 
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Health Professions Career Fair 12:00 pm
Health Professions Career Fair @ University of Missouri (Reynold's Alumni Center)
Oct 3 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
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Health Profession Career Fair 2:00 pm
Health Profession Career Fair @ Maryville University of Saint Louis
Oct 4 @ 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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IL Case Manager/Employer Event 6:00 pm
IL Case Manager/Employer Event @ Athletico Physical Therapy - Aurora Eola
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Click here to RSVP Please join us in Aurora for a Case Manger/Employer Event! Thursday, October 5th at the Athletico Aurora Eola Clinic! Greg Lopez, MD from Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush will be speaking on[...]
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Health Professions Career Fair 9:00 am
Health Professions Career Fair @ Missouri State University
Oct 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
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Iowa Dinner with the Doc 5:15 pm
Iowa Dinner with the Doc @ The Hotel at Kirkwood Center
Oct 11 @ 5:15 pm – 7:30 pm
Click here to RSVP Please join Athletico Physical Therapy for our October 11 Dinner with the Doc in Iowa, featuring Dr. Jeffrey Westpheling from Mercycare Occupational Health at Prairie Creek! Enjoy dining & networking with[...]
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WPTA Fall Conference
WPTA Fall Conference @ Marriott West in Madison
Oct 12 all-day
 
Career Expo 10:00 am
Career Expo @ Southeast Missouri State University
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
 
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MPTA Fall Conference
MPTA Fall Conference @ Bavarian Inn
Oct 13 all-day
 
Fall Job Fair 10:00 am
Fall Job Fair @ University of St. Augustine
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
 
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Health Careers Fair 11:00 am
Health Careers Fair @ University of Evansville
Oct 17 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
 
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IN PT & Pancakes (LOL) 8:30 am
IN PT & Pancakes (LOL) @ LaPeep Restaurant at Fashion Mall
Oct 20 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
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Health Professions Expo 11:00 am
Health Professions Expo @ Central Methodist University
Oct 25 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
 
Iowa Lunch and Learn 11:00 am
Iowa Lunch and Learn @ Django
Oct 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Click here to RSVP Please join Athletico Physical Therapy on October 25 for our Lunch and Learn Event featuring: Dr. Dan Miller from Occupational Medicine Plus, P.C. Enjoy networking with your colleagues and earn CEUs.[...]
Marquette University Health Sciences Career Fair 5:30 pm
Marquette University Health Sciences Career Fair @ Marquette University
Oct 25 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Contact Careers@athletico.com with questions about any career fair.
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PT Career Fair 11:00 am
PT Career Fair @ Belmont University
Oct 26 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
 
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Oct
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Wed
Health Professions Expo @ Central Methodist University
Oct 25 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Iowa Lunch and Learn @ Django
Oct 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

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Please join Athletico Physical Therapy on October 25 for our Lunch and Learn Event featuring:
Dr. Dan Miller from Occupational Medicine Plus, P.C.

Enjoy networking with your colleagues and earn CEUs.

AGENDA (Central Standard Time)

11:00-11:30am: Registration

11:30-12:20pm: Program and Questions

12:20-12:30pm: Program Evaluations

LOCATION

Django | 210 10th St. | Des Moines, IA 50309

  • 1.0 Contact Hours will be awarded for this program by Des Moines Area Community College, IBN Provider # 22 for RN’s.
  • CCMC and CRCC CEU’s will also be awarded for participating in the program.

Objectives: Following this program, you will be able to:

  1. Identify the role of the evaluating physician during the impairment rating process.
  2. Differentiate between AMA Guides 5th and 6th Editions.
  3. Appraise key components of an examination during the impairment rating process.
  4. Interpret definition of terminology frequently seen in impairment ratings.
  5. Critique work restrictions issued with an impairment rating.

Athletico is providing this program to the Nursing community related to health care of patients and clients for the purpose of “Professional growth and development related to nursing practice roles in the workers’ compensation arena”.

Marquette University Health Sciences Career Fair @ Marquette University
Oct 25 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Contact Careers@athletico.com with questions about any career fair.

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PT Career Fair @ Belmont University
Oct 26 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Oct
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IPTA Indiana Fall Conference @ Health Pavilion
Oct 28 all-day
Nov
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Wed
Iowa PT 101: Lunch and Learn Series @ Athletico Physical Therapy
Nov 1 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

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Physical Therapy 101: Understanding the Injured Workers Experience

Presented by Mitch Thole PT, DPT and Darrin Ausman, MBA, OTR/L, CHT, CEAS III from Athletico Physical Therapy

We will be holding this event on three dates during the remainder of 2017. Class size is limited to only two attendees per date so please sign up early to secure your spot

When:

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Where:

Athletico Physical Therapy, 1704 Ingersoll Ave., Suite 101, Des Moines, IA 50309

Time:

11:30am – 12:00pm: Registration, introductions and lunch

12:00pm – 1:00pm: Program

Objectives: Following this program, you will be able to:

  1. Explain the steps required to administer an evaluation for physical therapy treatment.
  2. Summarize the modalities available to treat musculoskeletal injuries often seen with injured workers and how they work.
  3. Predict soft tissue healing times and length of stay in therapy.
  4. Give examples of treatment frequency and duration based on the different types of injuries.
  5. Report the scope of services offered through physical therapy to treat injured workers from point of hire to post injury and maximum medical improvement.

Target Audience: Insurance adjusters, occupational health nurses, medical case managers, risk managers, safety managers and other related fields of specialty. This program is specifically designed to provide a thorough understanding of what your claimants will experience during physical therapy to prepare them for return to work.

Athletico is providing this program to the insurance adjuster community related to health care of injured workers for the purpose of “Professional growth and development related to insurance adjuster roles in the workers’ compensation arena”.

  • CCMC and CRCC CEU’s will also be awarded for participating in the program.
  • There is no fee to attend.

Please contact Darrin Ausman at darrin.ausman@athletico.com if you have any questions

Nov
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Fri
Iowa Employer Breakfast Program @ Holiday Inn Sioux Falls-City Centre
Nov 3 @ 7:30 am – 11:00 am

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“Power up Your Work Force: Best in Class Employer Strategies for controlling Workers’ Compensation costs”

7:30am – 8:15am           Registration

8:15am – 8:30am           Plated Breakfast Will Be Served

8:30am – 9:30am           “Workers’ Compensation Fraud: An Update for Managing Risk in Today’s                                                       Workforce”

Presented by Tracye Sherrill from Lynn, Jackson, Shultz & Lebrun

9:30am – 10:30am         “Ergonomics, Work Station Analysis and Job Analysis: Tools Every Risk Manager Should be Armed With”

Presented by Ernie Christensen and Darrin Ausman from Athletico Physical Therapy       

10:30am – 11:00am       Panel Discussion/Question and Answer

Following this program, you will be able to:

    1. Define the definition of workers’ compensation fraud.
    2. Interpret the “Ombudsman Program” and how it can be used to help the public better understand the workers’ compensation system.
    3. Summarize the actions every employer can take to minimize workers’ compensation fraud.
    4. Give examples of workers’ compensation fraud.
    5. Discuss the penalties for workers’ compensation fraud.
    6. List the primary health risks of an employee base that can increase injury claims along with benefit costs
    7. Summarize the risk factors of the job and of the worker.
    8. Present a protocol for “Ergonomic Analysis”.
    9. Prioritize common ergonomic assessment tools.

Athletico is providing this program to the Nursing community related to health care of patients and clients for the purpose of “Professional growth and development related to nursing practice roles in the workers’ compensation arena”.

  1. 2.4 Contact Hours will be awarded for this program by Des Moines Area Community College, IBN Provider # 22 for RN’s.
  2. CCMC, CRCC and HR CEU’s will also be awarded for participating in the program.
  3. There is no fee to attend.
  4. Please contact Darrin Ausman at darrin.ausman@athletico.com if you have any questions.
Health Professions Job Fair @ University of Findlay
Nov 3 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Nov
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Wed
Iowa Lunch and Learn @ Django
Nov 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

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Please join Athletico Physical Therapy on November 8th for our Lunch and Learn Event featuring:
Dr. Bryan Folkers from Bergman & Folkers Plastic Survery speaking on Occupational Face & Eye Claims!

Enjoy networking with your colleagues and earn CEUs.

AGENDA (Central Standard Time)

11:00-11:30am: Registration

11:30-12:20pm: Program and Questions

12:20-12:30pm: Program Evaluations

LOCATION

Django | 210 10th St. | Des Moines, IA 50309

  • 1.0 Contact Hours will be awarded for this program by Des Moines Area Community College, IBN Provider # 22 for RN’s.
  • CCMC and CRCC CEU’s will also be awarded for participating in the program.

Objectives: Following this program, you will be able to:

  1. Understand the different levels of head trauma that can be associated with occupational face and eye injuries.
  2. Understand the different types of clinical testing available to better diagnose face fractures and soft tissue injuries.
  3. Identify the comorbidities and risk factors that can affect the treatment and healing of occupational face and eye claims.
  4. Understand treatment approaches used in occupational face and eye claims.
  5. Understand impairment rating and case closure with occupational face and eye claims

Athletico is providing this program to the Nursing community related to health care of patients and clients for the purpose of “Professional growth and development related to nursing practice roles in the workers’ compensation arena”.

Nov
9
Thu
Fall 2017 Career Fair @ Lindenwood University
Nov 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm