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3-Day Medical Director & AZ RN Didactic Course

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Medical Director & AZ RN Didactic Course Overview

(*Note: AZ only course)

medical esthetics trainingOur medical director course is for medical professionals who want to offer cosmetic laser services and perform cosmetic laser treatments. This extra didactic training can be added on to any of the medical professional comprehensive courses offered in order to present you with additional, required information needed to practice new and innovative laser technologies.

This three-day course for health professionals includes the training needed to become an Authorized Medical Director or Authorized Health Professional. Instruction focuses on aesthetic laser and light-based treatments. The curriculum includes 24 hours of classroom education followed by optional clinical training.

At the end of the course, a medical professional will be qualified to apply to the Arizona Radiation Regulatory Agency to become an Authorized Medical Director or Authorized Health Professional.

 

Sample Course Schedule
3 Day CME/CE Medical Director/Health Professional

TOPIC/DATE

TIME

ACTIVITY

Medical Director Overview

Day 1

8:30am – 10:00am Intro to all aesthetic procedures & Safety/common adverse effects.
10:00am – 12:00pm OSHA/Clean Field Overview: Blood borne pathogens and health department safety and compliance.
12:00pm – 1:00pm Skin conditions/Safety precautions.
1:00pm – 2:00pm Lunch Break
2:00pm – 4:00pm Medical Director Overview: Logistics and compliance for all boards, protocols and setup, contracts and insurance.
4:00pm – 5:30pm Business Development: Setting up an aesthetics practice, choosing the right procedures for your practice, & tips and tricks to grow your practice.

Intro to Cosmetic Laser & Anti-Aging Technologies

Day 2

8:30am – 11:00am Laser consultations & Contraindications, Laser Light and Tissue Interaction, Benign pigmented and vascular lesions.
11:00am – 12:00pm Importance of skin typing.
12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch Break
1:00pm – 3:00pm Reviewing consent forms and post care for each treatment.
3:00pm – 5:00pm Tour of the medical spa & live demonstrations.

CME Laser Didactic – A Deeper Understanding

Day 3

8:30 am – 1:00pm Hair and Skin Anatomy/Fitzpatrick Scale, & Laser BioPhysics
1:00pm – 2:00pm Lunch Break
2:00pm – 6:00pm Intense Pulsed Light & Laser Safety/Classification

TOPIC/DATE

TIME/ACTIVITY

Medical Director Overview

Day 1

8:30am – 10:00am
Intro to all aesthetic procedures & Safety/common adverse effects.
10:00am – 12:00pm
OSHA/Clean Field Overview: Blood borne pathogens and health department safety and compliance.
12:00pm – 1:00pm
Skin conditions/Safety precautions.
1:00pm – 2:00pm
Lunch Break
2:00pm – 4:00pm
Medical Director Overview: Logistics and compliance for all boards, protocols and setup, contracts and insurance.
4:00pm – 5:30pm
Business Development: Setting up an aesthetics practice, choosing the right procedures for your practice, & tips and tricks to grow your practice.

Intro to Cosmetic Laser & Anti-Aging Technologies

Day 2

8:30am – 11:00am
Laser consultations & Contraindications, Laser Light and Tissue Interaction, Benign pigmented and vascular lesions.
11:00am – 12:00pm
Importance of skin typing.
12:00pm – 1:00pm
Lunch Break
1:00pm – 3:00pm
Reviewing consent forms and post care for each treatment.
3:00pm – 5:00pm
Tour of the medical spa & live demonstrations.

CME Laser Didactic – A Deeper Understanding

Day 3

8:30 am – 1:00pm
Hair and Skin Anatomy/Fitzpatrick Scale, & Laser BioPhysics
1:00pm – 2:00pm
Lunch Break
2:00pm – 6:00pm
Intense Pulsed Light & Laser Safety/Classification

Why Should I Take a Medical Director Course?

dermal filler certificationThe medical aesthetics industry is currently a 16 billion dollar industry that is expected to continue to grow exponentially. Botox, dermal fillers, and cosmetic laser top the charts as leading nonsurgical cosmetic treatments. Millions of these treatments are performed in the United States every year. Becoming an Authorized Medical Director allows medical professionals to oversee medical spas and keep practices and clients safe while capitalizing on this booming industry.

Medical Director Course Objectives

Below are just some of the objectives you will learn throughout this course:

  • Laser science and laser facility management
  • Laser bio-physics, tissue interaction, hair removal treatments, and disorders of the skin.
  • Understanding hair (basic anatomy, growth cycles), ABC’s of laser, Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) modalities, laser and IPL safety.

Who Can Perform Treatments?

Medical Director Training: Intensive training for Doctors, Physicians, and other qualified health professionals on the delivery of cosmetic injectables, IPL (Intense Pulsed Light), radiofrequency, and laser treatments for cosmetic, anti-aging skincare results.

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