Casting & Splinting Skills Workshop

BASIC/INTERMEDIATE PROGRAM - Denver, CO
September 16 - 17, 2017
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Denver
Denver, CO

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Learn casting and splinting techniques through intensive hands-on instruction and application from experienced certified orthopaedic technologists!

GEARED TOWARD

Orthopaedic Technologists, Athletic Trainers, Medical Assistants, Nurses, Physician's Assistants and those interested in learning the fundamentals of casting and splinting.


TYPICAL COURSE OUTLINE

  • Basic Casting & Splinting
  • Demonstration of Upper Extremity Casting & Splinting
  • Upper Extremity
    • Short Arm Cast
    • Short Arm Thumb Spica
    • Short Arm Volar Splint
    • Short Arm Thumb Spica Splint
    • Sugar Tong Splint
  • Hands-on Upper Extremity
  • Demonstration of Lower Extremity Casting & Splinting
  • Lower Extremity
    • Short Leg Cast
    • Long Leg Cylinder
    • Posterior Stirrup Splinting
  • Hands-on Lower Extremity
  • Cast Complications
  • Demonstration of Intermediate & Advanced Casting & Splinting Applications
  • Upper & Lower Extremity Applications
    • Muenster Cast
    • Boxers Cast and Radial/Ulnar Gutter Splints
    • Patella-Tendon-Bearing


LEARNING OBJECTIVES

1. Demonstrate proper casting technique for application and removal of upper and lower extremity casts and splints (achieve through lecture, demonstration, and hands-on practice).
2. Recognize indications for various types of cast/splint treatment.
3. Identify best practices for cast application and removal.
4. Identify casting/splinting complications and their possible solutions.
5. Learn proper patient care protocols.


FORMAT & SCHEDULE

1.5 day program with intensive hands-on application. Saturday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (continental breakfast and lunch included) and Sunday 8:00 am - 12:00 noon (continental breakfast included).


FACULTY

Courses instructed by Certified Orthopaedic Technologists (OTC) credentialed by the National Board for the Certification of Orthopaedic Technologists (NBCOT). Faculty will be nationally-recognized professionals with many years of experience in the field of orthopaedic technology.


TUITION

Early Registration
(by 9/1/17)

Late & On-Site
(after 9/1/17)

NAOT REGULAR MEMBER

$399

$424

NON MEMBER

$450

$475

ADDITIONAL PERSON
FROM SAME OFFICE

$350

$375



TO REGISTER

Click here to register online.

A printed registration form can be faxed to NAOT at (317) 205-9481 or mailed with payment to:
NAOT
8365 Keystone Crossing, Ste. 107
Indianapolis, IN 46240

CANCELLATION POLICY
Cancellations must be made in writing. Cancellations are permitted on or before September 1, 2017, and are assessed a $25 processing fee. Refunds are not provided for cancellations after September 1, 2017. Substitutions are permitted at any time.


WORKSHOP/HOTEL LOCATION

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Denver
3203 Quebec Street
Denver, CO 80207
(303) 321-3333


HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS

A special room rate of $109 per night single/double occupancy is available for workshop participants at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Denver. You may make reservations online at: http://doubletree.hilton.com/en/dt/groups/personalized/R/RLDV-DT-NAO-20170915/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG, or by calling the hotel at (303) 321-3333, and be sure to reference the room block for "National Association of Orthopaedic Technologists" to receive the special rate. You must make your reservations no later than 8/16/2017 to receive the group rate.


CONTINUING EDUCATION (CEUs/CMEs)

The Casting & Splinting Skills Workshop has applied for CEUs/CMEs for the following credentials:

10.25 Category 1 CEUs for OTC
10.25 CMEs for OPA-C/OA-C
10 CEUs for ATC*
12 CMEs for PA-C
12 Scientific CEUs for BOC Orthotists, Prosthetists, and Orthotic Fitters

*National Association of Orthopaedic Technologists is recognized by the
Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for Certified Athletic Trainers.
BOC-ATC