MMT VI: MEDICAL MASSAGE THERAPY VI: Physical Assessment & Objective Documentation
Course Designed by: Wanita Thompson, RN, LMT For those who are, or want to be in a clinical rehab setting, this course provides essential information to allow you to communicate effectively with physicians and insurance providers. Through effective documentation and knowledge of medical assessment protocols the path is opened to an increased level of physician referrals.
In this course, we will review, practice and document all Orthopedic Physical Assessments from all five Medical Massage Therapy Courses by Health Matters Seminars. We will practice: AROM measurement of all major joints with the Goniometer and the Tri-Measure for the TMJ and all Special Tests and Postural Assessments from the basic 5 courses. You will learn:
- To Assess Soft Tissue Tone (STT)
- To Evaluate Gait Biomechanics
- To Assess Activities of Daily Living
- To use SOAP Notes
- To Assess the different aspects of pain