Clinical Guidelines for Upper Extremity Amputation Rehabilitation (NL0215A)
Author(s): Department of Veterans Affairs - Department of Defense
Pre-Approved for: ACM, CA BRN, CCM, CDMS, CE Broker Provider, CLCP, CNLCP, COHN/COHN-S, COPS-KT, CRCC, CRRN, CVE, CVRP, Delaware BON, GA-SBWC, RNs, VRA-Canada
Credit Hours: 12
CCM Credit Hours: 7
This course is online. All course material is available online and is accessible immediately after purchase from your account homepage. Certificate of Completion is available immediately upon passing the exam.
- Discuss the key principles of rehabilitation and clinical care for patients with upper limb amputation
- Explain the key domains of care and applicable goals of amputation rehabilitation
- Discuss the four phases of care which create a framework for rehabilitation and long term management of patients with an upper limb amputation.
- Describe the three Core modules that highlight essential elements of care encompassed within all phases of care following upper limb amputation.