Mary Moretti You have surely noticed in your professional practice that we are seeing more and more people developing and being diagnosed with chronic conditions and illnesses. The incidence of chronic diseases and the related disabilities is expected to rise, especially as the “Baby Boomers” (more than 37 milli
Margaret Schmidt Happy Physical Therapy Month from RehabCare! Every October, we celebrate our physical therapists and their achievements.
It’s easy for us to get excited about physical therapy – we know it is one of the most fulfilling occupations in a field that is constantly hiring. We also see every day how
Margaret Schmidt Don’t forget that you can register today to attend Modern Healthcare’s Virtual Conference & Expo: “Building Tomorrow’s Delivery Model: Providers and Payers as Partners.” RehabCare is a platinum sponsor, and participants will have the opportunity to speak with us one on one at our booth betwe
Margaret Schmidt RehabCare has partnered with Modern Healthcare and is a platinum sponsor for their upcoming Virtual Conference & Expo: “Building Tomorrow’s Delivery Model: Providers and Payers as Partners.” We understand the importance of staying abreast of industry changes and look forward to being a part
Margaret Schmidt In a national effort to reduce billing errors from skilled nursing facilities, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has drawn up individual claims reports for facilities and implemented a program known as “PEPPER” (Program for Evaluating Payment Patterns Electronic Report). Each PEPPER
Margaret Schmidt Kelly’s therapists from left to right: Stacey Irek, OT, Steven Desaulniers, PT, and Laura Beard, SLP.
Like many others, you may have caught this video of our patient Kelly Downing, who received months of therapy at Kindred Transitional Care and Rehabilitation – Greenbriar for chronic
RehabCare RehabCare is excited to watch Katie Couric profile one of our patients, Kelly Downing, on Couric’s daytime show tomorrow, October 9. Kelly Downing of Massachusetts experienced full-body paralysis and speech difficulties and was diagnosed with chronic Lyme disease. RehabCare therapists from each disci
RehabCare Working with an elderly population can require special understanding. Keep these tips in mind when interacting with older patients in therapy:
Stand or sit face-to-face when conversing. Kneel when speaking to patients in wheelchairs.
Ask the patient to complete one task at a time.
Ask only one
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