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ASOP Trains Harvard University ATC's in Casting

ASOP Trains Army Medics in Casting

NEW Ortho Physician Extender (OPE) Certification

ASOP Trains Army Medics in Casting

ASOP is now working on a project to train 300 experienced Army Medics in orthopedic casting and place these motivated individuals with Orthopedic practices, hospitals and urgent care centers around the US.

NEW Ortho Physician Extender (OPE) Certification

Athletic Training Programs – Casting Instruction and NEW Ortho Physician Extender (OPE) Certification Dear Athletic Training Program Director or Designee: On behalf of the American Society of Orthopedic Professionals, we…

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NEW Ortho Physician Extender (OPE) Certification

Athletic Training Programs – Casting Instruction and NEW Ortho Physician Extender (OPE) Certification Dear Athletic Training Program Director or Designee: On behalf of the American Society of Orthopedic Professionals, we are actively taking requests for AT Programs to become an “ASOP Orthopedic Physician Extender (OPE)” program. Currently, ASOP has over 30 undergraduate and graduate AT…

ASOP Orthopedic Physician Extender (OPE) Program

Dear AT Program Director: On behalf of the American Society of Orthopedic Professionals, we welcome the opportunity to discuss how your AT curriculum could become a nationally approved “ASOP Orthopedic Physician Extender (OPE)” program. The ASOP OPE program design will allow your athletic training faculty to facilitate a challenging program that leads your students towards…

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NEW Ortho Physician Extender (OPE) Certification

Athletic Training Programs – Casting Instruction and NEW Ortho Physician Extender (OPE) Certification Dear Athletic Training Program Director or Designee: On behalf of the American Society of Orthopedic Professionals, we are actively taking requests for AT Programs to become an “ASOP Orthopedic Physician Extender (OPE)” program. Currently, ASOP has over 30 undergraduate and graduate AT…

ASOP Orthopedic Physician Extender (OPE) Program

Dear AT Program Director: On behalf of the American Society of Orthopedic Professionals, we welcome the opportunity to discuss how your AT curriculum could become a nationally approved “ASOP Orthopedic Physician Extender (OPE)” program. The ASOP OPE program design will allow your athletic training faculty to facilitate a challenging program that leads your students towards…

ASOP Trains Army Medics in Casting

Ft Sam Workshop2Ft Sam WorkshopOn February 19th, former Army Medic and ASOP Director Charles Barocas returned to Ft. Sam Houston, TX to train 20 Army Medics in Orthopedic Casting. This Introduction to Casting Workshop may lead to an Army wide program to add additional training time to Army Medic Training Curriculum to allow a smoother transition between Combat Medic and civilian Orthopedic Allied Professional. There are 10,000 Orthopedic Offices, 7,000 Emergency Departments and 12,000 new urgent care facilities. Former Army Combat Medics make the perfect employee for these facilities. ASOP will be there to provide specialized orthopedic courses to help these Vets find civilian positions when they leave the military.

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Pediatric Fracture Continuing Ed

For ASOP Members Only – Here’s an opportunity for 1 hour of Continuing Education credit to ASOP subscribers. Log-in and review the material. CommonPediatricFractures Read more →...

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There are no hypochondriacs in casts

Significant casting and splinting complications, although uncommon, can be more severe than many clinicians might anticipate. Even the most astute clinician may easily miss these complications. We present two cases of infectious life- or limb-threatening cast/splint complications presenting to a single pediatric emergency department (ED). We also review the pediatric and adult medical literature regarding such complications, and use…...

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Anatomy 5 for Members Only!

Members please use the link below to access the Anatomy 5 material. Anatomy 5 Read more →...

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OPE-Orthopedic Physician Extender

NEW Ortho Physician Extender (OPE) Certification

Athletic Training Programs – Casting Instruction and NEW Ortho Physician Extender (OPE) Certification Dear Athletic Training Program Director or Designee: On behalf of the American Society of Orthopedic Professionals, we are actively taking requests for AT Programs to become an “ASOP Orthopedic Physician Extender (OPE)” program. Currently, ASOP has over 30 undergraduate and graduate AT…

ASOP Orthopedic Physician Extender (OPE) Program

Dear AT Program Director: On behalf of the American Society of Orthopedic Professionals, we welcome the opportunity to discuss how your AT curriculum could become a nationally approved “ASOP Orthopedic Physician Extender (OPE)” program. The ASOP OPE program design will allow your athletic training faculty to facilitate a challenging program that leads your students towards…

ASOP Trains Army Medics in Casting

Ft Sam Workshop2Ft Sam WorkshopOn February 19th, former Army Medic and ASOP Director Charles Barocas returned to Ft. Sam Houston, TX to train 20 Army Medics in Orthopedic Casting. This Introduction to Casting Workshop may lead to an Army wide program to add additional training time to Army Medic Training Curriculum to allow a smoother transition between Combat Medic and civilian Orthopedic Allied Professional. There are 10,000 Orthopedic Offices, 7,000 Emergency Departments and 12,000 new urgent care facilities. Former Army Combat Medics make the perfect employee for these facilities. ASOP will be there to provide specialized orthopedic courses to help these Vets find civilian positions when they leave the military.