ACOEM Member Price: $59
Non-Member Price: $89
ACOEM’s Essentials of Occupational Medicine program will be comprised of approximately 60 individual courses in 15 sections and provides an excellent and comprehensive introduction to the clinical, technical, and professional concepts of the field for the non-specialist or new entrant.
Occupational physicians have an important role in the prevention, detection, and management of work-related illnesses and injuries, but an equally important role is that of assisting affected workers to return to their pre-injury role or alternative work. This course is designed to be an introduction to vocational rehabilitation services and equip health professionals with an understanding of their role in assisting affected workers to return to their pre-injury role or alternative work.
Upon completion of this educational activity, learners should be able to:
1. Describe the elements of vocational rehabilitation services.
2. Identify key providers of vocational rehabilitation services in a range of settings.
3. Identify ways that an occupational physician can contribute to vocational rehabilitation
Original Posting Date: June 15, 2022
Termination Date: May 31, 2025
The course provides an excellent and comprehensive introduction to musculoskeletal medicine for the non-OEM specialist or new entrant.
Accreditation and Credit Designation Statement
The American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Content Planner and Faculty with Disclosure
Constantine J. Gean, MD, MS, MBA, MRO, FACOEM
Medical Director, West Region for Liberty Mutual
Past President, Western Occupational and Environmental Medicine Association (WOEMA)
Nothing to Disclose
This activity is available on-demand, and those who register will receive access automatically. Please be sure that this is the course you wish to purchase as refunds are not permitted after the transaction is complete.