In addition to CE available at our statewide conventions, the NYSCA now offers continuing education credit via webinar through NYCC Post-Grad. NYSCA Webinars are held monthly, usually on Wednesdays at 1pm EST.
Members of the New York State Chiropractic Association are eligible to receive a discount on tuition for NYSCA-sponsored webinars via coupon code at registration check-out. Contact the NYSCA Administrative Office at 518-785-6346 for more information.
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 1:00pm-2:00pm (1CE) - Register online by 02/08/18
Role of the IME in No Fault Insurance: Everything You Need to Know
Course Instructor: James Hildebrand, DC, DABCO
This webinar will introduce the doctor to the regulations/guidelines that govern the Independent Medical Examination (IME). In addition, the doctor will learn about the proper protocols for preparing the patient for the IME and the documentation the patient must bring with them. Finally, it will discuss the patient's options for appealing the IME findings.
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 1:00pm-2:00pm (1CE) - Register online by 03/08/18
Documenting Spinal Impairment in NYS:
Establishing Permanency in the Injured Worker Using the C4.3 Form
Course Instructor: Joseph Merckling, Jr., DC
Since the implementation of the Maintenance Care Guidelines in NYS Workers' Comp, there has been a greater emphasis on completion of the C4.3 form. This is due to the requirements of qualification to begin maintenance care which include chronic pain, reaching Maximal Medical Improvement (MMI), continued functional deficits, and a declaration of permanency.
This webinar will enable the doctor of chiropractic to understand patient selection and proper documentation to adequately complete the C4.3 form and determine permanent impairment according to the NYS guidelines.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 1:00pm-2:00pm (1CE) - Register online by 04/11/18
How to Respond to a HCFA Claim Denial
Course Instructor: Robert Martin, DC
This course will review EOB (Explanation of Billing), understanding basic CPT coding, contractual obligations, and contacting insurance companies or third-party administrators.
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 1:00pm-2:00pm (1CE) - Register online by 05/08/18 (coming soon)
Clinical Prediction Rules: A Guide for the Chiropractic Clinician
Course Instructor: Douglas Taber, DC
In this course, we are going to discuss the four basic treatment classifications, use of clinical prediction rules ("CPRs") as a guide in determining "right" approach, along with a brief discussion of the proposed mechanisms of each intervention.
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 1:00pm-2:00pm (1CE) - Register online by 06/05/18 (coming soon)
Opioid Epidemic Update
Course Instructor: Gerald Stevens DC, MS, MPH
In this course, we will gain an understanding of what exactly is the "Opioid Epidemic", describe the status of the epidemic on a national and state level, and provide action steps for chiropractors in combatting this epidemic.
License Renewal: Continuing education credit (CE) is provided by New York Chiropractic College (NYCC). CE requested only in states listed. If CE is needed a state that is not listed, please contact the NYSCA administrative office.
While applications relating to credit hours for license renewal in selected states have been executed for these programs, it remains attendees' responsibility to contact the state board(s) from whom they seek continuing education credits for purposes of ensuring said board(s) approve both venue and content as they relate to any event. Neither a speaker's or exhibitor's presence at said event, nor product mention or display, shall in any way constitute NYCC endorsement. NYCC's role is strictly limited to processing, submitting, and archiving program documents on behalf of course sponsors. These courses are valid for CE credits in "pre-approved" states, so long as it falls within the scope of practice as outlined by the corresponding state board.
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