Tomorrow, May 12th, is International Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Awareness Day, a day to recognize and support individuals living with this illness as well as advocate for further research on both a cause and a cure. Myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), also known as chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), is a complex and debilitating health condition that’s gaining more recognition as medical science advances. Keep reading to learn more about the history of CFS in addition to how occupational therapy can help improve the likelihood of a full recovery.
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Did you know that in 2019, the United States had about 223,135 traumatic brain injury (TBI) hospitalizations? That comes out to about 611 cases every day - and that's excluding those treated in an emergency department or who did not receive help! So, in honor of May being Stroke Awareness Month, keep reading to learn more about the symptoms of traumatic brain injuries and explore how occupational therapy can significantly help patients recover as well as regain a better quality of life.
Established in 2001, Functional Kids Clinic has been serving families in Minnesota’s greater Twin Cities area with specialized pediatric therapy for over 20 years! From occupational and physical therapy to speech-language pathology, Functional Kids Clinic is dedicated to providing challenging, fun therapy options for young patients.
It's safe to say, everyone knows that a constructive feedback loop is essential for ongoing personal and professional growth, which is especially true for both patients and providers. In fact, by implementing feedback-informed treatment (FIT), an empirically-supported, structured approach to gathering as well as analyzing patient feedback, therapy and rehab providers can help improve the delivery of services such as applied behavior analysis (ABA), physical therapy, speech therapy and occupational therapy.
It can be difficult to figure out how you should be billing Medicare for therapy services, especially if your practice offers both group and individual therapy options. It's understandable - there are a ton of similarities between the services on both a treatment plan and billing code level. So, join us today as we compare the differences between the two and review a couple of billing scenarios to make sure that you're getting reimbursed accurately.
Serving the cities of Rochester and Fairport, New York, Burd Physical Therapy is a private practice that provides personalized, data-driven services to patients recovering from injuries or surgery. Their fully equipped and impressively staffed locations offer a variety of specialty physical therapy programs as well as their very own fitness center!