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Optimizing Telehealth in Sports Medicine

This compact, convenient program will provide a greater understanding of best practices for the sports medicine provider to utilize telehealth. A series of three webinars will include techniques on the virtual physical exam of the knee, shoulder, and hip. Medical-legal consideration from the physician and attorney perspective, and strategies for reimbursement will be discussed. Integration of clinical experience with optimal implementation of telehealth from experts in various practice settings to help you get the most out of the virtual encounters.

 Learning Objectives:

  • Practice techniques for virtual physical exam of the knee, shoulder, and hip
  • Choose ideal patients and utilize telehealth to optimize your practice
  • Apply optimal billing practices and reimbursement for telehealth encounters
  • Describe legal consideration at the local, state, and national level
  • Perform a complete physical exam, radiographic analysis, and then determine and identify non-operative and operative treatment plans
  • Employ novel strategies to implement telehealth in practice, outreach, and training

 View Program Agenda

Webinar One:

Wednesday, October 21 
8:00 – 9:00 pm (EDT)
Telehealth: What? Why? How?
Moderator: Brian C. Lau, MD


Webinar Two:

Wednesday, October 28 
8:00 – 9:00 pm (EDT)
Getting Paid and Staying Out of Trouble
Moderator: Thomas M. DeBerardino, MD

Webinar Three:

Wednesday, November 4  
8:00 – 9:00 pm (EST)
Where Do We Go from Here?
Moderator: Brian C. Lau, MD


Thomas M. DeBerardino, MD

Brian C. Lau, MD


Michael B. Banffy, MD

Jeffrey R. Dugas, MD

Stephen Fatum, JD

Brian Forsythe, MD

Raymond Michael Greiwe, MD

Lee D. Kaplan, MD

Mei Wa Kwong, JD

Christian Lattermann, MD

Richard C. Mather III, MD

Matthew T. Provencher, MD MC USNR

Eric J. Strauss, MD

Samir Tejwani, MD

Lisa Warren, CEO

Jocelyn Ross Wittstein, MD


AOSSM Members


AOSSM Non-member






The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine designates this Other activity (webinar series with online recordings) for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

In order to obtain AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ participants must complete the activity and online evaluation.

The material presented in this continuing medical education program is being made available by the AOSSM for educational purposes only. This material is not intended to represent the only methods or procedures appropriate for the medical situation discussed, but rather it is intended to present an approach, view, statement, or opinion of the faculty, which may be helpful to others who face similar situations. Neither the content (whether written or oral) of any course, seminar or other presentation in the program, nor the use of a specific product in conjunction therewith, nor the exhibition of any materials by any parties coincident with the program, should be construed as indicating endorsement or approval of the views presented, the products used, or the materials exhibited by the AOSSM, or its Committees, Commissions, or Affiliates. The AOSSM makes no statements, representations or warranties (whether written or oral) regarding the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) status of any product used or referred to in conjunction with any course, seminar, webinar or other presentation being made available as part of this course. Faculty members shall have sole responsibility to inform attendees of the FDA status of each product that is used in conjunction with any course, seminar, webinar or presentation and whether such use of the product is in compliance with FDA regulations.

In accordance with the guidelines of the ACCME, it is the policy of the AOSSM that faculty and planners disclose to the learners all financial relationships during the past twelve months with any commercial interest (any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods and services consumed by, or used on, patients). In accordance with AOSSM policy, faculty participation is predicated upon timely submission and review of AOSSM disclosures. Non-compliance results in faculty being stricken from the program.

The program will be available on-demand soon after airing, and those who register for the live webinars will receive access automatically. If circumstances change you may request a refund until the time the webinar airing begins.