At the conclusion of this meeting’s presentation the participants will be able to:
1. Be familiar with the specific law and regulatory changes in the California PT Practice Act that have gone into effect with the past 2 years.
2. Identify and consider ethical implications on clinical practice of CA B&P Code Section 2620.1 (direct access)
3. Identify and consider ethical implications on clinical practice related to the passage of AB1000 (employment of health professionals).
4. Be able to identify resources that can assist in ethical and legal decision-making.
FREE for members; $20 for non-members / .1 CEU pending approval
6:30 – 7:00 pm Social/Networking/Food
7:00 – 7:30 pm GGD Business Meeting
7:30 – 8:30 pm Speaker Presentation
Paul Carlisle, PT, MPT, GCS, received his BA from the University of California at Santa Barbara and his MPT from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. He is currently the Director of Rehabilitation at San Mateo Medical Center in San Mateo, California. His 25+ years of clinical experience treating geriatric clients spans the spectrum of service delivery, including: outpatient, inpatient, acute rehabilitation, prison health, long-term care, and home care. Paul has extensive experience leading and facilitating major quality improvement initiatives with an interdisciplinary focus. In addition, he is a graduate Fellow from the California Health Care Foundation Leadership Program. He is actively involved in teaching and currently holds an Assistant Professor faculty appointment at the University of California, San Francisco. His areas of teaching emphasis are law, ethics, fundamentals of leadership and management, and contemporary issues in physical therapy.