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Injection Procedures for Primary Eye Care

Injection Procedures for Primary Eye Care

Injection Procedures for Primary Eye Care

Michael Scott Ensor, OD, MS, ’01
Michael Scott Ensor, OD, MS, ’01
on behalf of Southern College of Optometry

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Launch date: 17 Nov 2015

Expiry Date: 01 Dec 2018

Last updated: 26 Oct 2017

Reference: 161606

Exam is embedded in the course
No Exam Available

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Dr Adam Mark (29 Mar 2017)
Excellent Course
Dr Jonathan Fishbein (16 Mar 2017)
Excellent course!
Dr Julie Rybarczyk (4 Mar 2017)
good course

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Course Availability

This course is only available to trainees 7 days after purchase. It would need to be repurchased by the trainee if not completed in the allotted time period. This course is no longer available. You will need to repurchase if you wish to take the course again.

Description

***NOTE: THIS ONLINE COURSE DOES NOT MEET THE REQUIREMENTS FOR SCO’S INJECTIONS CERTIFICATION COURSE APPROVED BY THE TENNESSEE BOARD OF OPTOMETRY. PLEASE CONTACT SOUTHERN COLLEGE OF OPTOMETRY AT CE@SCO.EDU FOR INFORMATION REGARDING SCO’S ONLINE INJECTION CERTIFICATION COURSE-PART 1.
This lecture will introduce attendees to the most common injection procedures performed in optometric primary care. Emphasis will be placed on legal and safety standards, equipment needed, and the proper technique of each injection. Commonly used injectable medications will also be covered.

Objectives

Course Objectives
1. Learn legal requirements of documentation and informed consent.
2. Learn basic safety and OSHA standards.
3. Review basic medical supplies including injection equipment and medications.
4. Review common injection procedures.
Michael Scott Ensor, OD, MS, ’01

Author Information Play Video Bio

Michael Scott Ensor, OD, MS, ’01
on behalf of Southern College of Optometry

Prior to joining the SCO faculty, Dr. Ensor served as Assistant Center Director at Eye Health Partners of Middle Tennessee, a multi-location optometric referral center in Nashville, Tennessee. In addition to serving a large patient base, Dr. Ensor presented lectures on ocular disease and surgical co-management to a network of over 300 optometrists and also served as the supervisor of the Ocular Disease residency program. His professional areas of interest include glaucoma, retinal pathology, surgical co-management, and the promotion of optometric residency programs. Since becoming a faculty member, Dr. Ensor has lectured both locally and internationally. He is also currently teaching the Systemic Pharmacology courses at SCO.

Dr. Ensor is a member of the American Optometric Association, Tennessee Association of Optometric Physicians, and the West Tennessee Optometric Physicians Society.

Current Accreditations

This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • Council on Optometric Practitioner Education (COPE)
  • 1.50 Hours -
    Exam Pass Rate: 70
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    Reference number: 47370-IS

Faculty and Disclosures

Additional Contributors

Jennifer Sanderson, OD, FAAO


Jennifer Sanderson, a London, Ontario native, received her Doctor of Optometry degree in 2005 from Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO). She completed a postgraduate residency in Primary Care at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, which is affiliated with the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN.

Dr. Sanderson is currently an Associate Professor at the Southern College of Optometry, where she supervises the primary care examinations of patients in the affiliated Eye Center. She assists in the second year anterior and posterior segment laboratories, teaches in a theory and method lab and is the instructor of record in a class that has a primary focus on the education of various diseases in a clinically relevant manner. She is the Assistant Director of Residency Programs.

Dr. Sanderson is a member of the American Optometric Association (AOA), Tennessee Association of Optometric Physicians (TAOP) and West Tennessee Optometric Physicians Society (WTOPS). She is a consultant to the Accreditation Council on Optometric Education (ACOE). She recently became a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, and is a regular instructor of the Injections Workshop held at the annual meeting.

Conflicts Declared

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User Reviews (8)

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Dr Adam Mark (29 Mar 2017)
Excellent Course
Dr Jonathan Fishbein (16 Mar 2017)
Excellent course!
Dr Julie Rybarczyk (4 Mar 2017)
good course
Dr John Rush OD (3 Mar 2017)
Excellent !
Dr Leslynn Catlett OD (27 Feb 2017)
good info
Dr Joseph Cercone (6 Jan 2017)
excellent on line presentation.
Dr Joseph Misera OD, FAAO (29 Dec 2016)
Although I don't currently do injections I found this course useful. It may actually motivate me to possibly doing minor procedures.
Dr Jessica Peel OD (28 Dec 2016)
Good

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