Continuing Education

This activity has been approved for 5.75 CME/CE credit hours from the following accreditors:

  • ACCME - 5.75 CME
  • ANCC - 5.75 CNE
  • ACHE - 5.75 CE
  • AOTA  - 0.575 CEU
  • NYPT - 5.75 Clock Hours

Recordings of each session are included with your registration and eligible for CME/CE credit.

AMRPA evaluations are electronic. After completion of the live event, you will recieve an email with a link to the evaluation system. After you have completed the session evaluations, you will be able to immediately print your CE Certificate. Participants may only claim credit for sessions they have attended in full. 

For assistance with continuing education credit, contact AMRPA Education Manager, Melanie Hein at [email protected]

Learner Notification

AMRPA Advanced IRF Boot Camp
Live Activity: June 11 – 12, 2024
Enduring Material: June 12, 2024 – June 12, 2025

Acknowledgement of Financial Commercial Support
No financial commercial support was received for this educational activity.

Acknowledgement of In-Kind Commercial Support
No in-kind commercial support was received for this educational activity.

Satisfactory completion 
Participants must complete an evaluation to receive a certificate of completion.  Your chosen sessions must be attended in their entirety.  Partial credit of individual sessions is not available. If you are seeking continuing education credit for a specialty not listed below, it is your responsibility to contact your licensing/certification board to determine course eligibility for your board requirement.  

Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and AMRPA. Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Professions in scope for this activity are listed below. Amedco Joint Accreditation Provider Number: 4008163

Physicians (ACCME) 
Amedco LLC designates this live to enduring activity for a maximum of 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Nurses (ANCC) 
Amedco LLC designates this activity for a maximum of  5.75ANCC contact hours.

All CME activities must adhere to the ACCME’s content validation requirements. If/when any specific recommendations involving clinical medicine in a CME activity are made, they must be based on evidence that is accepted within the profession of medicine as adequate justification for their indications and contraindications in the care of patients. All scientific research referred to, reported or used in CME in support or justification of a patient care recommendation must conform to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection and analysis. In addition, all CME presentations must avoid commercial bias.  All presenters must use the required disclosure slide that names any financial relationships or discussion of unlabeled/investigational uses of a medicine or device. 

Health Care Executives 
By attending the AMRPA 2024 Advanced IRF Boot Camp offered by American Medical Rehabilitation Providers Association (AMRPA), participants may earn up to 5.75 ACHE Qualifying Education Hours toward initial certification or recertification of the Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) designation. 

The American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. 

 AMRPA is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development (Course Approval ID# 9703). This Distance Learning - Interactive activity is approved for 0.575 CEUs (Intermediate Level, Professional Issues). AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. AOTA Provider #6595.

Target Audience: Physicians, Nurses, Healthcare Executives, Occupational Therapists and Physical Therapists
Educational Level: Intermediate
Instructional Methods: Lecture in Live Interactive Online Format

Calculating AOTA CEUs

CEUs = contact hours
                 10 hours

New York State Board of Physical Therapy 
AMRPA has been approved as a registered sponsor of continuing education for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants by the New York State Education Department Office of the Professions. Physical Therapy credit for this event is approved for 5.75 clock hours. ( 0.69 CEU)

Calculate CEUs using the following 2-step formula:
1. Contact Hour = 50 minutes (Thus 1 clock hour would by 60 minutes ÷ 50 minutes = 1.2 contact hours.)
2. CEUs = contact hours ÷ 10 hours

*Participants are responsible for ensuring that their state board will accept credits approved by another state for re-licensure.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this activity,  you should be able to:

  1. Identify key concerns related to regulatory changes, compliance standards, quality reporting and payment trends in IRF utilization.
  2. Recognize benefits and adapt to challenges of Managed Medicare programs.
  3. Discuss the preparation and implementation of Review Choice Demonstration.
  4. Assess the need and apply strategies to implement Clinical Documentation Integrity (CDI) programs.
  5. Apply strategies to assess and strengthen interdisciplinary teamwork to improve Engagement, Accountability, & Results.

Disclosure of Conflict of Interest
The following table of disclosure information is provided to learners and contains the relevant financial relationships that each individual in a position to control the content disclosed to Amedco.  All of these relationships were treated as a conflict of interest, and have been resolved.  (C7 SCS 6.1-­‐6.2, 6.5)

All individuals in a position to control the content of CE are listed.     

Name Commercial Interest:Relationship
Monica Baggio Tormey NA
Kate Beller NA
Alberto Esquenazi Ossur :Corporate Board Member
Ipsen, AbbVie:Research Grant Overall Principal Investigator
Danielle Grotzky NA
Diane Hess NA
Troy Hillman NA
Scott Littig NA
Jan McCafferty NA
Micah McDaniel NA
Anne Marie McDonough NA
Joseph Nahra NA
Christin Roberson NA
Jane Snecinski NA
Peter Thomas Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville, P.C.:Private Stock Shareholder
Christopher Thorson NA
Natasha Woolery NA
Melanie Hein NA
Ryan Dixon NA

Cancellation Policy
Cancellation notices must be sent in writing to [email protected]. Cancellations received on or before Tuesday, June 4, 2024 will receive a refund, minus a $100 cancellation fee. If the registration amount paid is less than or equal to $100, no refund will be given. No refunds will be issued after Tuesday, June 4, 2024, or for no-shows. In the event that an AMRPA activity is cancelled, participants will be contacted by email immediately and allowed the option to receive a full refund or transfer their registration fee to a future AMRPA event.

If you require special assistance to register for an event or access online content, please contact Melanie Hein ([email protected] or 1-847-686-2325) at AMRPA Headquarters to inform us of your special needs. 

Grievance Policy
AMRPA will comply with all legal and ethical responsibilities to be non-discriminatory in promotional activities, program content and in the treatment of program participants. The monitoring and assessment of compliance with these standards will be responsibility of the Education Director in consultation with the Education Chair and clinical director from committee. 

We do our best to anticipate problems and, when they do present themselves, will attempt to alleviate complaints as quickly as possible. When a complaint, either verbally or written, is received, the following guidelines are followed with respect to achieving resolution:

(1)    Complaints relative to a speaker or workshop leader, contents of instructional materials being presented, or an individual educational style being utilized, the individual voicing disapproval is requested to place his/her comments in writing. An AMRPA representative will convey these comments to the speaker, assuring the confidentiality of the grieved individual.

(2)    If the complaint concerns a continuing education activity, its content, level of presentation, or facilities in which the event is being held, the representative in charge will attempt to resolve the matter as expeditiously as possible. If the offered resolution (resolutions offered may include, but not be limited to partial/full refund of registration fees paid; credit toward future event) not satisfactory to the individual filing the complaint, then further action may be taken as follows.

(3)    The individual is requested to place his/her complaint in writing to the attention of the Education Director, American Medical Rehabilitation Providers Association, One Parkview Plaza, Suite 800, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181 USA. The complaint is then reviewed by the Education Director in consultation with the Clinical Director and Education Advisor. A written response will be issued within 30 days of receipt of the written complaint.

Please contact AMRPA Education Manager, Melanie Hein at [email protected] with any questions.