Full course description
Telerehabilitation is a new emerging trend that many healthcare professionals have been forced to adopt. Healthcare professionals such as physical therapists, occupational therapists, and athletic trainers who are utilizing or plan to implement telerehabilitation in their clinic will find this course beneficial. This course is part 1: Overview of telerehabilitation in clinical practice and discussion of practical applications and efficacy.
This course qualifies Athletic Trainers for 3 'Category A' credits under the BOC.
- Illustrate their knowledge of telerehabilitation by passing a basic knowledge quiz.
- Critically appraise literature on telerehabilitation to make an evidence-based clinical decision of telerehabilitation’s effectiveness in managing orthopedic cases.
- Discuss how to effectively implement telerehabilitation in their clinical practice.
Hannah Stedge, MS, LAT, ATC
Hannah Stedge is a certified athletic trainer and instructor of athletic training at Weber State University. At Weber State, Hannah teaches for the programs of Athletic Therapy and Master of Athletic Training. She also serves as laboratory skills coordinator. She previously taught and practiced as an athletic trainer for 6 years at Cedarville University. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training from Cedarville University, master’s degree in Kinesiology from Indiana University, and is currently pursuing her PhD at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions with an emphasis in Athletic Training. She has over 12 years of experience as an athletic trainer and 8 years of teaching experience. Her specialty lies in rehabilitation of orthopedic injuries. An enthusiastic and innovative teacher, Hannah has experience in designing a variety of health professions educational courses in face to face, blended, and online formats. Hannah also has experience teaching telerehabilitation services in undergraduate courses. Along with being a wife and mom to four children, in her free time, Hannah enjoys hiking, skiing, snowboarding, and participating in running and triathlon events.
Keith Pacific, PT, ATC, CSCS
Keith Pacific is a licensed physical therapist and licensed athletic trainer with over 25 years’ experience in the health and fitness industry. After serving in the US Coast Guard, Keith began his career as a personal trainer. He went on to obtain his Bachelor's degree in Athletic Training followed by a Master's degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Central Florida. Keith is currently attending Rocky Mountain University pursuing his PhD in rehabilitation sciences with a concentration in athletic training. He also owns and operates a Physical Therapy clinic in Tampa, Florida.