Occupational and Industrial Rehabilitation
The Mayo Clinic Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Review is designed for candidates preparing for certifying and maintenance of certification examinations in physical medicine and rehabilitation. This online content is intended to provide a comprehensive review of the topic areas and facilitate additional study if needed.
Russell Gelfman, M.D., M.S. is a consultant in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He is an assistant professor in the College of Medicine, has a master’s degree in clinical and translational science and is the clinical director of work rehabilitation. His research interests include upper extremity neuro-musculoskeletal conditions that impact an individual's ability to work and he has been treating individuals in the clinical setting with temporary and permanent work disability for more than 22 years. He currently serves as Vice-Chair of the Rehabilitation Review Panel and is a committee member on the Medical Services Review Board for the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry.
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- Complete the evaluation
- Take the quiz (There is a required 80% pass rate in order to earn credit, with 1 retake allowed.)
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- Examine the history of the worker’s compensation system.
- Describe the principles of worker’s compensation system.
- Identify factors associated with less favorable treatment outcomes in workers compensation patients.
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Health Care Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.
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- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 Attendance