Basic/Intermediate Casting Workshop: April 20 - 21, 2013 Des Moines, IA

**CEUs for OTC, ATC, PA-C, Orthotists, and Prosthetists**

Whether you’re interested in learning the fundamentals of casting and splinting or are a little more experienced and want to sharpen your casting skills, this program is for you!

COURSE INFORMATION
April 20-21, 2013
Des Moines Marriott Downtown
700 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 245-5500

Course limited to 40 attendees – register by April 12.

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
• Coding for the Cast Room
• Demonstration of Intermediate/Advanced Casting & Splinting Applications

• Upper & Lower Extremity Applications
– Muenster Cast
– Boxers Cast and Radial/Ulnar Gutter Splints
– Patella-Tendon-Bearing

FORMAT & SCHEDULE
1.5 day program (8:45 am – 5:00 pm on Saturday and 8:00 am – 12:00 pm on Sunday) with intensive hands-on application.

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.

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS
A special room rate of $129 per night is available for workshop participants. To make a room reservation, please call (515) 245-5500, and be sure to mention that you are with the NAOT Casting and Splinting Skills Workshop to receive the special rate. The special room rate is only available until March 29, 2013.

COSTS
NAOT Member – $325*
Non Member – $375*
Additional person from
same office – $275*

*Early bird registration ends 4/5/13.  Fees increase by $25 after this deadline.

REGISTRATION
Click here to register and for more information.

QUESTIONS?
If you have any questions or require additional information, please contact NAOT at naot@hp-assoc.com or (317) 205-9484.

 

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