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Brooke Richardson, MS, CCC-SLP
Beth Cormell, MS, CCC-SLP

1.75 hours  |  0.15 ASHA CEUs  |  self-paced

Pay once & access for a whole year

Lab Values for the MedSLP

The interpretation of laboratory values is a key component of patient care for the MedSLP!

This comprehensive course provides detailed instruction in applying knowledge of lab values to the management of the adult SLP patient. Special emphasis is placed on pertinent laboratory values and their potential effects on a patient's cognitive and/or swallowing abilities. Case studies are presented for integration of new knowledge.

This webinar is highly relevant for SLPs working across the continuum of care including acute care, outpatient, acute and subacute rehab, LTACH, and home health.

BONUS: Register TODAY and receive a free reference page for laboratory values!

What you'll learn

  • The importance of lab values for the MedSLP 
  • Pertinent lab values to consider in the management of dysphagia 
  • How to apply knowledge of lab values to interpretation of case studies 

ASHA CEUs / Continuing Education

  • This course is 1.75 hours long (1.75 PDH / professional development hours) and is registered for 0.15 ASHA CEUs. Partial credit is not offered.
  • All participants who meet course requirements receive a certificate of completion, regardless of ASHA CE reporting status.
  • If you want your participation in this course reported to ASHA for CEUs, you must select that option at checkout. It's not possible to change your mind later.
  • ASHA CEU reporting offered for this course until: Aug. 31, 2026.

What SLPs are saying about the course:

"Well-organized, concise and to-the-point, easily accessible, encouraging."

"This course was excellent! It provided practical information and scenarios that are extremely useful in acute care but not often taught in SLP courses."

"This is a beneficial course for anyone in the medical setting to take!"

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The Presenters

Brooke Richardson, MS, CCC-SLP is a Medical Speech-Language Pathologist in the United States. She's been treating adults with complex medical needs in the acute and outpatient settings since 2009. She has been instrumental in establishing Respiratory Muscle Training (RMT) programs in multiple hospitals and other healthcare settings, and has spoken internationally on RMT.  Brooke values exceptional-quality continuing education for other MedSLPs, and seeks to improve our patient care by emphasizing the importance of understanding a patient's whole medical picture when evaluating and treating.

When she's not teaching SLPs or seeing medically-complex patients, Brooke spends most of her time spending quality time with her husband and daughter, drinking coffee, and dreaming of her next vacation destination.
Beth Cormell, M.S., CCC-SLP is a practicing clinician who specializes in acute care medical Speech Language Pathology. She has been employed by UNC Rex Healthcare in Raleigh, NC since 1995 and initiated the FEES program in 1997. She began teaching in 1998, and has been instrumental in training clinicians, and implementing new FEES programs throughout the country and internationally. She has taught FEES and medical Speech Pathology courses for more than 23 years and has presented short courses on FEES implementation at ASHA and NCSLHA. She has also taught webinars focusing on medical Speech Pathology and was featured on the Swallow Your Pride podcast, episode 118. She has been a Speech-Language Pathologist for over 29 years after graduating from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Pay just once and get unlimited access for a whole year!

If you want ASHA CE reporting, you must select the option including ASHA CE reporting.


$ 45 USD
one-time payment

  • 1.75 hours of premium education
  • Certificate of completion
  • Unlimited 1-year access


$ 55 USD
one-time payment

  • 1.75 hours of premium education
  • Certificate of completion
  • Unlimited 1-year access
  • ASHA CE reporting

Policies & FAQs

This course does not include a Facebook group, email follow-up questions, or any 1:1 access to the instructor. Because of this, the course is priced accordingly and contains comprehensive information and resources.

You are invited to get further guidance for your questions using the following options:

  1. Subscribe to SLP Mentor in My Pocket (tap here)
  2. Book Brooke for a private 1:1 virtual consultation (tap here)

If you have a disability and may need accommodations, please email before registering for the course. If reasonable accommodations will allow you to complete the course, we will make them.

No refunds for webinars. No refunds for participants who enroll without agreeing to terms of use. You must complete the course within the time frame indicated at enrollment; course access will automatically expire after that time.

If a participant is unable to complete a course, no refunds are offered. If the Instructor and/or MedSLP Consultants must cease offering the course at any time, enrolled participants will be given 30-days notice to complete the course prior to termination of access. 

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