Course 141-Opening a Private Practice


This course provides 1 CE hour
Included: Course Material, Course Quiz and Continuing Education Certification available instantly upon successful completion of course.
Continuing education requirements vary between states. We encourage each student to check with their state’s licensing authorities to determine if this online course falls within their state’s continuing education guidelines.
See Outline for Course Below


The intention of this course is to provide a framework to help the student understand what is necessary to open a successful individual private practice or to work as an independent contractor in a group practice.
Topics include:
• Considerations to determine if a private practice is a good fit.
• Individual or group practice
• Tax Structure: Independent Contractor, LLC, or Corporation
• Choosing a business name
• Choosing a location
• Licensing Requirements, Taxes and Insurance