COURSE INSTRUCTOR: John Schmidt, DC According to Medicare, chiropractors have the highest documentation error rate (84%) compared to all other medical providers (12%). The reason for this staggering statistic is two-fold. First, Medicare has numerous documentation requirements, and second, chiropractors do not know those requirements or simply fail to adhere to them. This is at …
Course Category: Texas
Hours Required: 16 hours per year; 32 per biennium
Online Hours Accepted: 10 per year; 20 per biennium
Renewal Period: By the first day of the doctors birth month on even numbered years.
Specific Rules: 4 TBCE hours required annually that must consist of 1 hour in risk management and 3 hours covering board rules, including ethics, record keeping, documentation and coding (cannot be taken online); one-time 8-hour Medicare course required (cannot be taken online). The Medicare hours count as 8 hours towards the 16 hours of required CE. 4 hours of acupuncture every 2 years if you have the acupuncture certificate.
COURSE INSTRUCTOR: John Schmidt, DC Performing Impairment Ratings In Personal Injury is an 8 hour course that explains how to perform an impairment rating on personal injury patients in accordance to the 5th Edition of the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment. The course explains in great detail how to perform and properly …