5 PT Diagnoses to use in your Telehealth treatments 

Telehealth is already entrenched in the medicine and mental health care worlds, and patients are signing up in droves. Patient approval rates for telehealth are skyrocketing, as our society continues to evolve more and more into an “on demand” culture. But, as hands-on movement specialists, many physical therapists are wondering where telehealth fits into our profession. After all, PT faces …

Telehealth in Physical Therapy Policy Recommendations for Appropriate Regulation

Telehealth technology and applications are rapidly expanding. Telehealth technology often uses secure videoconferencing or ‘store and forward’ technology to allow interaction between the client and the healthcare provider. In some cases, such as when travel is difficult or there is no provider nearby, the use of the technology is preferable to a traditional (in-person) encounter. The provider, however, is responsible …