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The Rotator Cuff
Rehabilitation Management Considerations

PT04 l 1.00 contact hrs
by James E. Glinn Jr., PT, DPT, OCS and James E. Glinn Sr., PT
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The goal of this rotator cuff continuing education program is to provide physical therapists with information about the rotator cuff musculature and the role the rotator cuff plays in some common upper extremity biomechanics. After completion of the program, you should be able to:
  • Describe the basic anatomy of the rotator cuff musculature
  • Describe the role of the rotator cuff in basic biomechanics of the human shoulder
  • List common pathologies that may be seen with dysfunction of the rotator cuff

Approval Information
OnCourse Learning is an approved sponsor by The NY State Education Department of CE for Physical Therapists and Physical Therapist Assistants from 10/21/2009 to 10/20/2018.
This activity is provided by the TX Board of PT Examiners Accredited Provider GED012010TPTA2012004 for 01/01/2010 to 01/31/2013; 1601004 for 02/01/2013 to 01/31/2016; and 1902004TX for 02/01/2016 to 01/31/2019 and meets continuing competence requirements for physical therapist and physical therapist assistant licensure renewal in Texas. The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE.
As of 4/5/10, OnCourse Learning is recognized by The Physical Therapy Board of CA as an approved reviewer and provider of continuing competency courses for the state of CA.
OnCourse Learning was approved as a provider of CE by The NC Physical Therapy Association (provider no. 09-0215-001PR) from 3/8/2009 through 3/8/2010.
OnCourse Learning is a licensed PT CE sponsor (#216.000275) with the IL Department of Financial and Professional Regulation from July 2013 through 9/30/2018.
This course has been approved as meeting the CE requirements for PTs and PTAs by:
The OH Physical Therapy Association (approval no. 08S0772, exp. date 8/18/09; approval no. 09S1476 for 8/19/09 to 8/19/10; 11S0500 for 8/20/10 to 8/20/11; 11S1340 for 08/21/11 to 08/21/12; 12S1696 for 08/22/12 to 08/22/13; 13S1556 for 08/23/13 to 08/23/14; 14S1241 for 08/24/14 to 08/24/15; 15S1512 for 06/08/15 to 06/08/16).
The FL Physical Therapy Association (approval no. CE80012518, exp. date 12/31/08; CE90012556 for 01/01/09 to 12/31/09; CE100014631 for 01/01/10 to 12/31/10; CE110016930 for 01/01/11 to 12/31/11; CM120017446 for 01/01/12 to 12/31/12; CE130019610 for 01/01/13 to 12/31/13; CE140021431 for 01/01/14 to 12/31/14; CE150024009 for 01/01/15 to 12/31/15; CE16-27112 for 01/01/16 to 12/31/16). Approval of this course does not necessarily imply the FL Physical Therapy Association supports the views of the presenter or the sponsors.
The TX Board of Physical Therapy Examiners (approval no. 43807A; exp. date 8/17/09; approval no. 46812A for 8/18/09 to 8/17/10).
The TN Physical Therapy Association for Class 1 CE Requirement (approval no. 3650 for 2/18/11 to 2/17/12; 4192 for 02/18/12 to 02/17/13; 4849 for 02/18/13 to 02/17/14; 5707 for 02/18/14 to 02/17/15; 6047 for 02/18/15 to 02/17/16; 2016-27 for 02/18/16 to 02/17/17; 2016-27 for 02/18/16 to 02/17/17).
The PA Board of Physical Therapy (PTCE003860 for 01/01/13 to 12/31/14; PTCE007144 for 01/01/15 to 12/31/16).
The NJ Board of Physical Therapy Examiners (approval no. 235-2008, exp. date 1/31/10; approval no. 43-2010, exp. date 1/31/12; 183-2012 for 02/01/12 to 01/31/14; 361-2014 for 02/01/14 to 01/31/16; 2016-254 for 02/01/16 to 01/31/18).
This course has been approved by:
The MD State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 0.1 CEU for 12/06/11 to 12/06/15, 10/30/15 to 10/30/19.
The NV State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 0.1 units of continuing education for 09/13/11 to 07/31/13; 07/31/13 to 07/31/15; 07/31/15 to 07/31/17.
The IL Chapter Continuing Education Committee has certified that this course meets the criteria for approval of CE offerings established by The IL Physical Therapy Association (approval no. 437-2504, exp. date 8/1/09; approval no. 437-3123 for 12/1/09 to 12/1/10; 437-3869 for 04/01/11 to 05/01/12; 437-4351 for 05/01/12 to 05/01/13; 437-4788 for 05/01/13 to 05/01/14). According to the Rules for the Administration of the IL Physical Therapy Act (section 13460.61) published by the IL Department of Professional Regulation, a PT or PTA applying for re-licensure in IL can earn a maximum of 50 percent of their required CE hours from self-study. The hours awarded of this course are designated for self-study CE credit.
Other states may accept this course for meeting their CE requirements. Check with your state association or board.

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 7/22/2018

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