FEES (Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing) Elite Training

May 17 – 19, 2019

After this course, participants will be able to…

  • Identify key elements of physiology and referrals that should be written in every FEES report
  • Define and identify the Speech-Language Pathologist’s role and responsibility in collaborating with other SLPs for FEES in the SNF setting.
  • Define and identify the Speech-Language Pathologist’s role and responsibility in collaborating with otolaryngologists (ENTs) for FEES.
  • Define and identify the Speech-Language Pathologist’s role and responsibility in advocating for FEES to facility administrators. 

Agenda:

Friday, May 17 – The FEES Report: Effective Communication Through Efficient Documentation with Martin B. Brodsky, PhD, ScM, CCC-SLP

6:00-6:15pm Intro

6:15-6:45 Importance of Effective Communication in FEES Reports

6:45-7:15 Elements of Efficient Documentation

7:15-8:00 Case studies with interactive polling

Saturday, May 18  

10:00 am – 11am – “How to Collaborate with SNFs to advocate for FEES” with Gerrita Morris M.S., CCC-SLP

11:00-11:15 am – Break  

11:15-12:15 pm – “How to Collaborate with ENTs doing FEES” with Kristie Knickerbocker M.S., CCC-SLP

12:15-1:15 pm – Lunch  

1:15-2:15 pm – “Thinking Like an Administrator: How to Advocate for FEES for your patients” with Edgar Vincent Clark M.S., CCC-SLP 

2:15-4:15 pm – Small group breakout sessions 

4:15-4:30 Break

4:30-5:30 pm – Implementation Time with assistance from speakers  

Sunday, May 19  

9:00-11:00 am – Grand Rounds 

This program is offered for 1.0 ASHA CEUs (Advanced level, Professional area)

Speaker Information

Content Disclosure: This course will focus exclusively on FEES and will not address other techniques or treatment approaches.

Martin B. Brodsky, PhD, ScM, CCC-SLP

 
FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE: Receives honorarium and travel expenses for presenting this information from Mobile Dysphagia Diagnostics
 
NON-FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE: No relevant non-financial relationship exists. 
 
Theresa Richard, M.A., CCC-SLP, BCS-S  
 
FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE: Owner of Mobile Dysphagia Diagnostics (takes salary). Receives a portion of sales from this course.
 
NON-FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE:  No relevant non-financial relationship exists.  
 
Gerrita Morris M.S., CCC-SLP
 
FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE: Receives honorarium and travel expenses for presenting this information from Mobile Dysphagia Diagnostics
 
NON-FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE: No relevant non-financial relationship exists.  

Kristie Knickerbocker M.S., CCC-SLP
 
FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE: Receives honorarium and travel expenses for presenting this information from Mobile Dysphagia Diagnostics 
NON-FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE: No relevant non-financial relationship exists.  

Edgar Vincent Clark M.S., CCC-SLP
 

FINANCIAL:  Edgar Vince Clark receives salary and commission from NDOHD as their brand ambassador. He is a member of the Georgia State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, compensation received for this role. Receives honorarium and travel expenses for presenting this information from Mobile Dysphagia Diagnostics.

NON-FINANCIAL:No relevant non-financial relationship exists.  

 

Additional Info and FAQ:

Course Completion Requirement: Participants are expected to be present for the entire program. Individuals who are not present for the full program will not be recommended for CEUs. No partial credit will be provided.

What is the Refund/Cancellation Policy?  

Click here to view our policy: https://mobiledysphagiadiagnostics.com/cancellations-of-courses-and-events/  

What can I do if I have a complaint?  

Please contact us at info@mobiledysphagiadiagnostics.com

Who is this course appropriate for?  

This is a private course.

What if I need special accommodations?  

If you require accommodations to access these materials due to a disability, please email us at info@mobiledysphagiadiagnostics.com


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