Passy-Muir Continuing Education

Passy-Muir Trachtools App

Passy Muir's new app enables communication at a touch of a button, with user-defined voices and easy to use navigation. It is a useful tracheostomy resources for patients and clinicians.

Continuing Education self-study webinars 

Passy-Muir® currently offer a comprehensive selection of web-based self-study webinars that cover basic and advanced concepts for Passy-Muir® Valve assessment and application. Prior to scheduling an on-site visit at your facility, we encourage your team to complete one or more core webinars. These webinars provide a baseline level of knowledge so that your team can take advantage of the more advanced education provided during an on-site visit.

Webinar Self-Study Courses

The live webinars have been recorded and are now available as self-study courses to be taken at your convenience. These courses are designed to increase clinical knowledge of the Passy-Muir® Valve in the areas of assessment and placement, dysphagia and improving swallow, pediatric issues, ventilator application, and team building.To earn continuing education credit for each course offered, the participant will be required to view the one hour recorded webinar, pass a multiple-choice test, and complete an evaluation. Unless otherwise stated, courses are 1 hour in length.


Getting Started

Disclosure: Passy-Muir, Inc. has developed and patented a licensed technology trademarked as the Passy-Muir® Tracheostomy and Ventilator Swallowing and Speaking Valve. These presentations will focus primarily on the biased-closed position Passy-Muir Valve and will include little to no information on other speaking valves.

Ventilator Application

Swallowing

Pediatric

Pediatric Candidacy for Speaking Valve Use:
Journeys to Success

Katy Peck, MA, CCC-SLP, CBIS Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
This course is 1.5 hours in length. American Speech-Language-Hearing
Passy-Muir, Inc. is approved by the Continuing Education Board of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) to provide continuing education activities in speech-language pathology and audiology. This webinar self-study course is 0.15 CEU Intermediate level, Professional area

Passy-Muir Valve: Keeping It On and Therapeutic Steps to Follow

Katy Peck, MA, CCC-SLP, CBIS Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles
This course is 1.5 hours in length. American Speech-Language-Hearing
Passy-Muir, Inc. is approved by the Continuing Education Board of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) to provide continuing education activities in speech-language pathology and audiology. This webinar self-study course is 0.15 CEU Intermediate level, Professional area

Swallowing Management of Tracheostomy: Pediatric Case Studies

Katy Peck, MA, CCC-SLP, CBIS Children's Hospital Los Angeles, CA
Christina Costa, MS, CCC-SLP All Children's Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL

Special Populations 

Early Intervention in Persons With Minimally Conscious State & Tracheostomy

Leigh Anne Baker, MS CCC-SLP, BCS-S Promise Hospital, Baton Rouge, LA
Kelly Abry, BA, AS, CRT Promise Hospital, Baton Rouge, LA

Special Focus

Home Care Tracheostomy Team: Navigating and Networking

Mike Harrell, BS, RRT Director of Clinical Education-Respiratory, Passy-Muir Inc.Randi Lynne Morgan, M.A., CCC-SLP Supervising Speech Language Pathologist at Mealtime Connections in Tucson, AZ
Heather Kuzara, RN Creator and Director BAYADA Home Health Care Nursing Simulation Lab
Erin Ward, Ms. Ed, CAS Faculty Associate Children's Hospital Boston
Stan Perch, RRT, RPFT Respiratory Therapist, Nurse On Call
This course is 1.5 hours in length. American Speech-Language-Hearing
Passy-Muir, Inc. is approved by the Continuing Education Board of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) to provide continuing education activities in speech-language pathology and audiology. This webinar self-study course is 0.15 CEU Intermediate level, Professional area

The Speaking Valve and Diaphragm Pacing:
Changing Lives

Rebecca Wills, BA, LRCP, CRT-NPS Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital, Lincoln, NE
This course is 1.5 hours in length. American Speech-Language-Hearing
Passy-Muir, Inc. is approved by the Continuing Education Board of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) to provide continuing education activities in speech-language pathology and audiology. This webinar self-study course is 0.15 CEU Intermediate level, Professional area

Percutaneous Tracheostomy Program and Patient Outcomes

Vinciya Pandian MSN, CRNP Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing , Baltimore, MD

Passy-Muir Valve in the Patient Care Plan: A Manager's Perspective

Mike Harrell, BS, RRT Director of Clinical Education-Respiratory, Passy-Muir Inc.

'Yes You Can!' Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation for the Tracheostomy and Ventilator Patient

Linda Dean, RRT Passy-Muir Clinical Specialist
Debra Gurnari, RRT Kindred Hospital Wyoming Valley
Cheryl M Martin, MS, CCC-SLP Kindred Hospital Wyoming Valley

There's More to Life than Breathing

Jack Rushton, Passy-Muir Valve User
Linda Dean, RRT Passy-Muir Clinical Specialist

Disclosure: Passy-Muir, Inc. has developed and patented a licensed technology trademarked as the Passy-Muir® Tracheostomy and Ventilator Swallowing and Speaking Valve. These presentations will focus primarily on the biased-closed position Passy-Muir Valve and will include little to no information on other speaking valves.