This self-paced, mini-course is an introduction to ergonomic principles contributing to the most common musculoskeletal disorders associated with computer use. It specifically focuses on working at home.
If you are actively delivering telehealth services, then you'll benefit from this introductory course in home office ergonomics! Our mini-course will give you the basics of home office ergonomics setup to assist your patients. This self-paced, on-demand course includes several ergonomic job aids you can download and use with your patient evaluations to impart safe behaviors in the home or office.
Who Should Attend
Occupational Health Nurses
Health Case Managers
What You'll Learn
Why ergonomics is essential to musculoskeletal injury prevention.
Recognize the most common signs and symptoms associated with computer use and what they mean.
List the four most commonly occuring ergonomic risk factors and the associated tasks.
Identify the five steps every Rehab Professional should know to help patients at home create a more ergonomically correct work environment.
Create quick fixes and hacks at no cost for your work at home patients
And much more
Certificate and CEUs
Complete the course and quiz to earn your Certificate of Completion.This course has been approved for .2 CEUs or 2 credit hours by the California Physical Therapy Association. The course does not earn a professional certificate in ergonomics.
Alison Heller-Ono is an industry leader in the ergonomics marketplace! Alison has taught and mentored rehab professionals and others in the art and science of ergonomics for over three decades. She has developed and delivered multiple professional ergonomics courses leading to certificates using the Worksite International System of Ergonomics Evaluation (CASp, COESp and CRESp).
As a pioneer in the field of consulting ergonomics, Alison started Worksite International, Inc. in 1993 and brings a unique perspective to workplace ergonomics. As a Board Certified Professional Ergonomist, Physical Therapist, and Disability Analyst, she has developed the most comprehensive online ergonomics training academy for employers, employees, professionals and individuals in today's market.