QME Continuing Education - 6 Hour Programs

These Programs include 1) 6 Hours of Narration (video/audio/PowerPoint) by Perry J. Carpenter DC QME, 2) Course Notes and Reference Materials, and 3) 10-20 Question Course Examination.  Some courses include a digital video library of demonstrations that are described in the Program.   Chiropractors receive credits also for Board of Chiropractic Examiners - some Courses qualify for Category "A" credits, and others qualify for Category "B" credits.  Workers Compensation Law Legal Specialist Attorneys receive 6 hours "participatory" credits.  See each Course Description for specific details. 

For 12 Hours of credits, receive a $25.00 discount on puchase of two 6 hour Courses.  Use Coupon Code 12HOURS at checkout. 

California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME
Upper Extremity Impairments due to Entrapment NeuropathiesLower Extremity Impairments due to Peripheral Nerve Lesions

6 Hour QME Home Study Program - Author: Perry J. Carpenter DC, QME, FACO 

6 Hour QME Home Study Program - Author: Perry J. Carpenter DC, QME, FACO 

$175.00

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California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME
The Importance of the Neurologic Examination for the QMEManual Muscle Testing & the AMA Guides

This is a 6 Hour QME Home Study Program - author: Perry J. Carpenter DC QME FACO

The AMA Guides are clear in requiring manual muscle testing (MMT) in Chapters 15, 16, and 17. However, the Guides do not tell us HOW to perform MMT. This is further confused because in Chapter 15, we are required to test "specific muscles",...

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California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME
"SPECIAL TESTS" IN THE QME EXAMINATION - THE SPINE"SPECIAL TESTS" IN THE QME EXAMINATION - UPPER EXTREMITIES

Chapter 15 of the AMA Guides (the Spine Chapter) is largely concerned with Permanent Impairments related to 1) radiculopathy, and/or 2) myelopathy. This Program focuses on the Physical Examination maneuvers to confirm or rule out these conditions.

6 Hour QME Continuing Education Home Study Program - Author: Perry J. Carpenter DC, QME, FACO For a brief video introduction to this Program, click below: Shoulder Instability Syndromes are underdiagnosed and underrecognized as causes of...

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California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME
"SPECIAL TESTS" IN THE QME EXAMINATION - LOWER EXTREMITIESGAIT DISTURBANCE & ASSISTIVE DEVICES

Chapter 17 of the AMA Guides provides for Permanent Impairment due to "gait disturbance" and many lower extremity conditions can contribute to "gait disturbance." However, no where in the AMA Guides do we receive instruction as to HOW to perform...

Permanent Impairments due to "Gait Disturbance" are everywhere! And, Chapters 13, 15, and 17 of the AMA Guides provide for generous Permanent Impairments due to 1) neurologic injury, 2) spinal injury, 3) lower extremity neurologic injury, and 4)...

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California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME
TECHNIQUE OF THE QME EXAMINATION & QME REPORT WRITINGDECEPTION, SYMPTOM MAGNIFICATION, & MALINGERING

Newly Updated 2nd Edition of prior popular Program "Medical Legal Report Writing & Techinque of the QME Examination." This version is completely updated to reflect all recent legislative changes and to share new developments in topics...

The authors of the AMA Guides are serious that we focus on "objective" physical examination findings, and that we give "subjective" findings limited consideration. And, they advise us to "keep an open mind to these phenomena (factitious illness...

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California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME
"The QME Top 10 - Part 1""The QME Top 10 - Part 2"

The QME Top 10 - Part 1 In this 6 Hour QME Continuing Education Home Study Program, we explore many of the most pressing issues, concerns, and confusions of today's Qualified Medical Evaluator. From Physical Examination procedures, to the...

The QME Top 10 - Part 2 In this 6 Hour QME Continuing Education Home Study Program, we explore many of the most pressing issues, concerns, and confusions of today's Qualified Medical Evaluator. From difficult determinations of AOE/COE, to the...

$175.00

$175.00

California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME
UPDATE ON THE QME REGULATIONSQME HOT TOPICS - Important Principles in the QME Evaluation

Of ALL the Labor Codes and California Codes of Regulations associated with the QME process, some are MORE important to know and to be fluent with than others. Most of the QME Regulations have as their purpose to make you a more thorough, and more...

6 Hour QME Continung Education Home Study Program - narrated by Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Finally!! Here comes some FRANK talk about what REALLY happens in the QME Evaluation. Enjoy in-depth discussion about some of the most controversial and...

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California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME
THE APPORTIONMENT BLACK BELTMALINGERING & THE QME

Doctor's STRUGGLE with the "Apportionment" sections of their QME Reports. They ask "How do I do it? How do I assign the percentage of impairment due to the industrial injury, and the percentage of impairment due to "other factors? I mean, how...

Have you ever been concerned about the "sincerity" of your examinee? Have you sensed inconsistencies, incongruities, and impossibilities in their testimony about their injury, and their current condition? Welcome to the Club! We ALL go through...

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California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME
QME CRITICAL ISSUES/POP CULTUREQME's UPPER EXTREMITY MASTERY

Are you interested in a LONG career as a Qualified Medical Evaluator? If so, there are a few basic things that you need to understand completely. These are the "critical issues" that are facing today's QME on a day to day basis. If you can...

Become EXPERT in upper extremity conditions commonly seen in the QME evaluation. Each of these involve commonly overlooked or omitted examination procedures that constitute TRUE OBJECTIVE findings pathognomonic for the condition. Conditions and...

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California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME
QME'S LOWER EXTREMITY MASTERYHOT TOPICS IN THE QME SPINAL EVALUATION

Become an EXPERT in conditions and impairments commonly seen in the QME evaluation. Each of these conditions have in common that 1) the AMA Guides provide for permanent impairment of each of these condition, and 2) each of these conditions can...

Spinal injuries are SO COMMON in the industrial setting. However, few examination procedures for the assessment of the spine present TRUE OBJECTIVE findings. Most examination procedures are either largely or wholly SUBJECTIVE. For that reason,...

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California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME
"AHA" FOR THE QME SPINAL EVALUATORQME REPORT WRITING MASTERY

In the QME spinal evaluation, the concepts of "radiculopathy" and "pain related impairment" are grossly misunderstood. FEW examinees have true radiculopathy and really, qualify at most only for "non-verifiable radiculopathy." True radiculopathy...

Does your QME Report have any room for improvement? In this Course you will learn DOZENS of ways to improve the clarity and convincing power of your Report. From clear writing style, to powerful report formatting, to incorporation of "Topic...

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California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME
THE DIFFICULT DECISION OF AOE/COE - INDUSTRIAL CAUSATIONTHE QMEs EXPERT DEPOSITION

QMEs STRUGGLE with the AOE/COE determination. The reason for this is because most times, the claim for industrial injury involves various combinations of "red flags" - which cause the Claims Administator to DENY the claim pending a period of...

Score a perfect "10" on your Deposition performance. It's time to stop fearing, and start enjoying Depositions! The reasons that Applicant and Defense Attorneys have for calling for the QME's Deposition are quite finite. Usually, it has to do...

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California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME
THE QME'S CHAMPIONSHIP PLAYBOOK - Part 1THE QME'S CHAMPIONSHIP PLAYBOOK - Part 2

What makes for the VERY BEST QME evaluators? Many things but they all share same/similar procedures. As a rule, the VERY BEST evaluators follow the letter of the law to a "T." In this Program, learn the secrets of Top Notch evaluators - of all...

What makes for the VERY BEST QME evaluators? Many things but they all share same/similar procedures. As a rule, the VERY BEST evaluators follow the letter of the law to a "T." In this Program, learn the secrets of Top Notch evaluators - of all...

$175.00

$175.00

California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME
RECURRING THEMES IN THE QME EVALUATIONTHE QME's FINANCIAL IMPACT

The situations, scenarios, and circumstances that injured workers will present to you in the Qualified Medical Evaluation are not INFINITE. Rather, the situations, scenarios, and circumstances that you will face are quite FINITE. After you get...

The QME's complex medical decision making affects nearly EVERY financial aspect of an injury claim, and California leads the nation in poorly handled, runaway, expensive industrial injury claims. Much of this begins with the QME's cavalier...

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California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME California QME Continuing Education Course QME Home Study Course QME Credits QME Course QME CME QME Programs QME Continuing Education Course www.ezcontinuingeducation.org Perry J. Carpenter DC QME Chiropractic QME
"THE NEW ERA FACE TO FACE EVALUATION""ORTHOPEDIC ESSENTIALS FOR THE QUALIFIED MEDICAL EVALUATOR"

The QME Evaluation is rapidly changing. The Key to Success as a QME is to know exactly and in advance, what you are getting in to with each and every evaluation. Is this an evaluation under Labor Code 4060? Under 4061? Under 4062? Is this going...

Are the Physical Examination findings that are "true positive" in your clinical practice also "true positive" in the QME evaluation? Not exactly. In this Program - taught for the first time anywhere, we dissect Chapters 15, 16, and 17 of the AMA...

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PERMANENT IMPAIRMENTS OF THE TENDINOPATHIES PERMANENT IMPAIRMENT "HOME RUNS" AND "STRIKE OUTS"
PERMANENT IMPAIRMENTS OF THE TENDINOPATHIESPERMANENT IMPAIRMENT "HOME RUNS" AND "STRIKE OUTS"
Tendonitis is an old discarded term because histologic studies of painful tendons fail to reveal evidence of inflammation. The new term - "tendinopathy" - is considered an overuse injury because of a failed healing response to repetitive...The sky is the limit under Almarez Guzman! Now, QMEs have the authority to search the four corners of the AMA Guides to arrive at the most accurate Permanent Impairment rating. This has the effect of being able to double, triple, quadruple,...

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INSTABILITY SYNDROMES AND THE AMA GUIDES PERMANENT IMPAIRMENT DUE TO "LOSS OF MOTION SEGMENT INTEGRITY"
INSTABILITY SYNDROMES AND THE AMA GUIDESPERMANENT IMPAIRMENT DUE TO "LOSS OF MOTION SEGMENT INTEGRITY"
Chapters 15, 16, and 17 of the AMA Guides REQUIRE that we assess our examinees for instabilities of 1) the spine, 2) the upper extremities, and 3) the lower extremities. Yet, the "instability examination" is often an overlooked part of the...Asymmetry of spinal motion, muscle guarding, and non-verifiable radiculopathy are among the Impairments of the spine discussed in Chapter 15 of the AMA Guides. One of the most commonly overlooked, and seldom assessed for, Impairments of the...

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X-RAYS AND MEDICAL RESEARCH IN THE QME EVALUATION THE PRECEDENTIAL CASES - MEDICAL LEGAL GAME CHANGERS
X-RAYS AND MEDICAL RESEARCH IN THE QME EVALUATIONTHE PRECEDENTIAL CASES - MEDICAL LEGAL GAME CHANGERS
The AMA Guides in Chapters 15, 16, and 17 REQUIRE x-ray studies for the assessment of many Impairments. Many evaluators fail to order the required x-ray studies and they cite many reasons for this. This is unfortunate because this leads to...

Cases that go through the Workers Compensation Appeals Board usually introduce some instructive principle(s) that we all can learn from. But, of all the cases, which are the cases MOST relevant to the stack of evaluations on your desk? In the...

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THE QME'S CRYSTAL BALL THE NEW ERA QME
THE QME'S CRYSTAL BALLTHE NEW ERA QME

All the parties - the employee and his/her family, the Claims Administrator, the Applicant Attorney, the Defense Attorney, and the employer count on us as Qualified Medical Evaluators to make decisions and determinations that are true, accurate,...

The QME population has dwindled and, with new changes coming, more and more evaluations are going to be heaped on fewer and fewer evaluators. This creates a tremendous opportunity for the motivated QME who can adapt and, who can simultaneously...

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THE QME REPORT - CREDIBILITY AND PERSUASIVENESS CHECKLIST THE QME FORENSIC SUPER SLEUTH
THE QME REPORT - CREDIBILITY AND PERSUASIVENESS CHECKLISTTHE QME FORENSIC SUPER SLEUTH

 COMING SOON!  THIS PROGRAM IS PENDING APPROVAL BY THE DIVISION OF WORKERS COMPENSATION.....

COMING SOON!  This Program is pending approval by the Division of Workers Compensation.

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THE SLIPPERY SLOPE OF "SUBSTANTIAL MEDICAL EVIDENCE" THE ESSENTIAL QME SCRIPTS
THE SLIPPERY SLOPE OF "SUBSTANTIAL MEDICAL EVIDENCE"THE ESSENTIAL QME SCRIPTS

Coming Soon!  This Program is pending approval by the Division of Workers Compensation.......

Coming Soon!  This Program is pending approval by the Division of Workers Compensation......

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For Chiropractors, these Programs qualify also for California Board of Chiropractic Examiners Distance Learning Credits (maximum 12 Hours per year).  Some qualify for Category A (mandatory category), while others qualify as "general" credit.  If you have specific CEU needs, call for a consultation to determine which Programs best satisfy your needs.  Save $25.00 on purchase of 12 hours (or more) of Programs with Coupon Code 12HOURS at checkout.