QAPI is the coordinated application of two mutually-reinforcing aspects of a quality management system: Quality Assurance (QA) and Performance Improvement (PI). Click here to read the rest of this article.
Upon discharge from skilled therapy, transition to a restorative, maintenance or wellness program ensures continuation of functional independence/mobility and reduction in re-hospitalization or readmission to skilled therapy secondary to decline. Click here to read the
October is Physical Therapy Month and a perfect time to celebrate not only the work of physical therapists, but also how theycan collaborate with the interdisciplinary team to best serve patients. Click here to read
Individual treatment is certainly the most utilized mode of delivery therapy treatment, however treatment provided via group, concurrent and co-treatment are also valid and clinically beneficial to attain optimal outcomes and ensure safe transitions. Click
Interdisciplinary team collaboration is key to a holistic approach to care for our patients. As practitioners we must think beyond the “typical” IDT of nursing, rehab and social services. Click here to read the rest
Please be aware that ASHA has announced changes to CMH requirements effective January 1, 2020. The first change effects CMHs and the other change effects SLPs that supervise CFs and Students. Click here to read
The Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) is a screen that consists of a brief, 30-question test that helps healthcare professionals detect cognitive impairments very early on, allowing for faster diagnosis and patient care. Click here to