Continuing Education Webinars
OCA members get free access to one-hour webinars with subject matter experts ready to help kick-start your career by expanding on your business skills and patient care. Remember, every webinar that you complete counts as a structured CE credit.
How can the OCA help you grow your practice? This webinar will give you an overview of the wide array of OCA member benefits, services and discount programs available to you.
Money Talk for New Chiropractors
In your first five years in practice, you may be paying off school debt, looking for employment, deciding where to live, or thinking about starting a family. This webinar will help you navigate early career decisions that can strengthen your financial future.
Protecting Your Practice and EHR
CCPA will present on how to mitigate risk and liability when using EHRs in your clinic. You’ll learn how EHRs can be used for informed consent, roadmaps to care, practice protection and consistently excellent patient care.
This webinar will make members aware of the expectations set out by CCO regarding business practices, including with respect to advertising, disclosure of fees, block fees and/or payment plans, etc.
Benefits of Incorporating Your Practice
The pros and cons of incorporating. What are the tax benefits of doing so? Furthermore, determine the appropriate time to incorporate after starting their practice.
You’re Financial Journey – What to Focus On and When
When you’re new to practice, your financial journey will benefit from milestones and benchmarks. This webinar will help you measure your progress and achieve your goals.
Livin’ La Vida Locum
Many new chiropractors are choosing to open their careers with locums. They offer a great proving ground for clinical skills and a chance to ease into the business side of chiropractic. But they can come with a considerable amount of risk. CCPA will walk you through how to manage that risk.
PHIPA: An Overview of Patient Privacy Obligations – Part 1
Part 1 of this Patient Privacy series focuses on the Personal Health Information Protection Act (PHIPA), which is an Ontario statute that governs the collection, use and disclosure of personal health information in the health sector. In addition to reviewing the key obligations of health information custodians under PHIPA, a summary of recently proposed amendments will be provided.
PHIPA: The Electronic Health Record – Part 2
Part 2 of this Patient Privacy series focuses on the proposed creation of the “Electronic Health Record” (EHR); a system developed and maintained by a Government prescribed organization to enable health information custodians to collect, use and disclose personal health information. This webinar will review the functions and responsibilities of the prescribed organization; the obligations of health information custodians; the collection of EHR information by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care; and the authority of patients to withhold information.
Teaming Up: Critical Considerations for Associate Agreements
Joining an established practice can be a great way to launch your career. Everyone starts these relationships intending to be respectful and prosperous. However, as in any business relationship, it is prudent to put the terms of the association down on paper. This webinar will review the basic structure of an associate agreement, critical considerations to bear in mind when negotiating, and a few practical suggestions for common issues that arise.
Difficult Conversations with Patients
This webinar will focus on two frameworks for having difficult conversations and addressing sensitive topics. Participants will have an opportunity to provide real life examples and apply the frameworks to them.