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November is National COPD Awareness Month

According to the CDC-Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, refers to a group of diseases that cause airflow blockage and breathing-related problems. Click here to read the rest of this article.

November is National COPD Awareness Month2019-11-21T14:10:16+00:00

National Family Caregivers Month

In November, National Family Caregivers Month is an annual observance that honors those who provide caregiving to family members. Click here to read the rest of this article.

National Family Caregivers Month2019-11-14T21:52:57+00:00

Quality Assurance Performance Improvement-QAPI

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.

Quality Assurance Performance Improvement-QAPI2019-11-07T16:09:14+00:00

PT Partnership – Transition Through the Continuum

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 rest of this article.

PT Partnership – Transition Through the Continuum2019-10-25T17:50:20+00:00

PT Partnership – Nutrition

According to the APTA, nutrition is part of the professional scope of practice for physical therapists... Click here to read the rest of this article.

PT Partnership – Nutrition2019-10-17T14:42:20+00:00

PT Partnership –Cognition

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 the rest of this article.

PT Partnership –Cognition2019-10-11T19:56:05+00:00

Modes of Therapy Treatment Delivery PDPM Changes October 1, 2019

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 here to read the rest of this article.

Modes of Therapy Treatment Delivery PDPM Changes October 1, 20192019-10-07T13:58:50+00:00

Interdisciplinary Team Collaboration

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 of this article.

Interdisciplinary Team Collaboration2019-09-13T15:25:25+00:00