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UnitedHealthcare rolls out new virtual physical therapy program

Fierce Healthcare

UnitedHealthcare rolls out new virtual physical therapy program. pminemyer. Thu, 05/05/2022 - 16:16

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Hospital for Special Surgery scores $21M to spin off virtual physical therapy platform

Fierce Healthcare

Hospital for Special Surgery scores $21M to spin off virtual physical therapy platform. aburky. Tue, 10/25/2022 - 16:51

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Virtual physical therapy provider OneStep using smartphones to determine upper-extremity range of motion

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Virtual physical therapy provider OneStep using smartphones to determine upper-extremity range of motion. aburky. Wed, 11/16/2022 - 13:47

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Digital physical therapy app OneStep launches fall risk detection using only a smartphone

Fierce Healthcare

Digital physical therapy app OneStep launches fall risk detection using only a smartphone. hlandi. Mon, 08/01/2022 - 20:38

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RecoveryOne, Cigna Offers Virtual Physical Therapy for Medicare Advantage Customers

HIT Consultant

Digital Health Cigna medicare Medicare Advantage physical therapy

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UCI Health Partners with Luna to Expand Access to Care with In-Home Outpatient Physical Therapy

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – Luna , the leading provider of in-home physical therapy, has teamed up with UCI Health , to expand access to patient care by providing in-home physical therapy across Orange County, California.

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MIT, MGH create VR system to advance physical therapy at home

Healthcare It News

MIT and Massachusetts General Hospital researchers created a motion and muscle engagement monitoring system for unsupervised physical rehabilitation, which could help with injuries and better mobility for the elderly and athletes, they say.

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Telehealth, physical therapy and the pandemic: Lessons for all

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

For example, the precise movements and exercises involved in physical therapy rehab are hard for a patient to accomplish remotely. But there are new technologies and strategies that link patients, safely, to at-home physical therapy care that balances telemedicine with in-person visits.

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45 Common CPT Codes for Physical Therapy You NEED to Know

Etactics

This covers services such as… Surgeries Dental care Medication prescriptions Behavioral therapy Cancer treatment Transplants Physical therapy. But for the sake of this blog, let’s focus on physical therapy. But physical therapists are not massage therapists.

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Yale New Haven Health to Provide Musculoskeletal Care in Patients’ Homes, Powered by IncludeHealth

HIT Consultant

The care model combines Yale New Haven Health’s world-renowned in-person orthopedic services with IncludeHealth’s Musculoskeletal Operating System (MSK-OS™) to deliver virtual physical therapy in patients’ homes.

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Ukraine Soldiers Get Prosthetics and Care From 5K Miles Away

HIT Consultant

OneStep is enabling Protez Foundation to extend therapy and care outside of the clinic – with no boundaries, so they can reach patients wherever they are. Digital Health digital health physical therapy Wearables

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Virtual Chronic Pain Startup, Override Launches with $3.5M

HIT Consultant

Override is a virtual, one-stop-shop that matches patients with a team of chronic pain specialists in pain medicine, physical therapy, and behavioral health. Patients can purchase individual appointments with an Override pain physician, physical therapist, psychologist, and coach.

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20 Executives Share Health IT Predictions to Watch in 2023

HIT Consultant

Immediate adjustments to the care plan can be made according to the patient’s reported pain, range of motion, and adherence to remote physical therapy. We asked several healthcare executives to share their health IT predictions and trends for 2023.

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How to Boost Outcomes with Patient Education

Medbridge Education

Athletic Training Home Health Hospital/Health System Occupational Therapy Patient Engagement Physical Therapy Speech Pathology

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Penumbra Launches First Hands-Free, Full-Body VR for Rehab

HIT Consultant

a global healthcare company focused on innovative therapies, today announced the first full-body, non-tethered immersive virtual reality (VR) healthcare offering. The need for innovative rehabilitation therapy has never been greater. What You Should Know: – Penumbra, Inc. ,

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Luna Unveils Value-Based Savings Orthopedic Program

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – Luna, the leading in-home physical therapy (PT) platform, today announces the launch of a value-based savings program for orthopedic practices to reduce post-acute care costs by 55-70%.

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HLTH22 Day 3 News Summary

HIT Consultant

Cipher Skin Launches Pilot Program for Tech-Enabled Physical Therapy Rehab. Cipher Skin and Parker Health launches a new pilot program to help bring tech-enabled physical therapy to Medicare and Medicaid patients. DispatchHealth Raises $330M for Hospital-at-Home Care.

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Force Therapeutics Now Available in AWS Marketplace

HIT Consultant

Healthcare providers rely on the Force platform to deliver provider-prescribed care pathways, digital education, and remote physical therapy to musculoskeletal (MSK) patients recovering from injury or surgery at home.

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Invoca Raises $83M to Optimize Contact Center Experience

HIT Consultant

physical therapy clinics, and 4 of the top 6 U.S. Digital Health Startups AI cloud f Health Systems Patient Experience physical therapy

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Force Therapeutics and Xealth Integrate to Drive Remote Care Management

HIT Consultant

From within the patient’s chart, care teams can track patient data such as reported daily pain, medication usage, activity levels, platform engagement, patient-reported outcomes, and physical therapy records.

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3 Practical Strategies for Reducing Patient Dropouts and No-Shows in Outpatient Rehab

Medbridge Education

Patient retention is one of the biggest challenges for outpatient therapy practices. Enterprise Occupational Therapy Patient Engagement Physical Therapy Private Practice Speech PathologyIn fact, 7 out of 10 patients drop out, and the industry no-show rate is 14.1 percent.1

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How Digital Prehab for Musculoskeletal Conditions Can Improve Engagement While Reducing Costs

Medbridge Education

Prehabilitation, also commonly known as prehab, is participation in therapy-based exercises to avoid injury, decrease pain, or to prepare for a surgery. Enterprise Industry Trends Occupational Therapy Patient Engagement Physical TherapyWhat is prehabilitation?

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6 Questions to Ask When Selecting a Healthcare LMS

Medbridge Education

Athletic Training Compliance Enterprise Home Health Hospice Hospital/Health System Learning Management System Occupational Therapy Patient Engagement Physical Therapy Private Practice Professional Development Speech Pathology Staff Engagement

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The Healthcare Technology Checklist: Virtual Care Tools to Improve Patient Engagement

Medbridge Education

Enterprise Hospital/Health System Leadership Learning Management System Occupational Therapy Patient Engagement Physical Therapy Private Practice Telehealth

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How to Integrate Healthcare Software Within Your Clinical Pathways

Medbridge Education

Enterprise Hospital/Health System Industry Trends Leadership Learning Management System Occupational Therapy Patient Engagement Physical Therapy Private Practice Telehealth

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Aetna & Crossover Health Launches Primary Care Health Plan Benefit

HIT Consultant

Aetna Advanced Primary Health provides an interdisciplinary care team which includes primary care, mental health, physical therapy, health coaching, and care navigators who refer into high-value secondary care services.

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UCSF Health & Tia Partner to Open Flagship Women’s Clinic in SF

HIT Consultant

Tia’s “Whole Woman, Whole Life” model includes virtual and in-person services, fusing primary care, mental health, and gynecological care with wellness services like acupuncture and pelvic floor physical therapy in one integrated experience.

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The Importance of Home Exercise Programs in Outpatient Rehab

Medbridge Education

Home exercise programs (HEPs) are a key component of high-quality outpatient therapy, providing important care continuity for patients while eliminating the cost and time commitment of supervised therapy sessions for providers.

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Remote Therapeutic Monitoring: Your Questions Answered

Medbridge Education

Enterprise Nursing Occupational Therapy Patient Engagement Physical Therapy Private Practice Speech PathologyThe recently launched 2022 Medicare Fee Schedule includes five new CPT codes for remote therapeutic monitoring (RTM). But what is RTM and how can it benefit your practice?

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Your Guide to Telehealth Implementation: 7 Steps to Move Forward

Medbridge Education

COVID-19 Occupational Therapy Patient Engagement Physical Therapy Speech Pathology TelehealthWhen the COVID-19 pandemic began, many saw telehealth as a temporary means to safely offer uninterrupted care amid lockdowns and staffing shortages.

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Amping Up Patient Satisfaction with Microlearning

Medbridge Education

Athletic Training Enterprise Nursing Occupational Therapy Patient Engagement Physical Therapy Professional Development Speech PathologyIt’s no secret that the patient experience impacts care outcomes.1

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Breaking News: Telehealth Update for Institutional Providers of Therapy Services

Medbridge Education

Therapy services paid under Part B and reported on an UB-04 form (with the -95 modifier) can be paid for as long as they are not part of a bundled institutional payment. The post Breaking News: Telehealth Update for Institutional Providers of Therapy Services appeared first on MedBridge Blog.

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Help Get Your Patients Better Faster by Leveraging Digital Care Solutions

Medbridge Education

Athletic Training Enterprise Occupational Therapy Patient Engagement Physical Therapy Speech Pathology Telehealth

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Your Guide to Telehealth Implementation: 7 Steps to Move Forward

Medbridge Education

COVID-19 Occupational Therapy Patient Engagement Physical Therapy Speech Pathology TelehealthFor PTs, OTs and SLPs in Private Practice, telehealth is here for at least the duration of the COVID-19 crisis.

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9 Secrets to Successful Patient Engagement

Medbridge Education

Athletic Training Enterprise Occupational Therapy Patient Engagement Physical Therapy

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Resolve to Meet Strategic Initiatives in 2018 with MedBridge: Patient and Staff Engagement

Medbridge Education

Athletic Training Enterprise Industry Trends Nursing Occupational Therapy Patient Engagement Physical Therapy Speech PathologyOne third of people have already given up on their New Year’s resolution.1 But what about at your organization?

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5 Shortcuts to Save Time Building Home Exercise Programs

Medbridge Education

Athletic Training Enterprise Occupational Therapy Patient Engagement Physical TherapyResearch shows that increased patient-clinician face time leads to greater patient satisfaction.1

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Morning Headlines 4/22/22

HIStalk

Netsmart Expands the CareFabric Platform to Support Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation. Headlines

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HLTH21: DarioHealth Unveils its Digital Musculoskeletal Solution

HIT Consultant

a provider of digital therapeutics (DTx) solutions, announced today the launch of Dario Move, a new digital-physical therapy solution to manage common musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions that drive significant costs for employers and health plans. .

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14 Ways to Reduce Long Patient Wait Times

Healthcare Success

Highly recognizable brand names like CVS MinuteClinics, Walmart Care Clinics, Target Clinics, Walgreens Healthcare Clinics, and new companies like Optum Health, Luna Physical Therapy, Roman, and HIMS are disrupting the status quo.

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11 Marketing Strategies that Support Personalized Healthcare

Healthcare Success

ensuring patients are taking their medications as prescribed, following their rehabilitation and physical therapy plan, remote monitoring their symptoms, and scheduling timely follow-up appointments) may reduce unnecessary healthcare costs and readmission experiences.

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Bardavon Health Innovations Secures $90M to Advance MSK Platform Beyond Workers’ Compensation Care

HIT Consultant

Its prospective and proactive method combines digital health technology with differentiated clinical physical rehabilitation services. The company has achieved 90% national physical therapy network coverage across 50 states.

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AI-powered telehealth improves PT care at Essen Health Care

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Essen Health Care, a medical group in New York City, has a Center of Excellence for Pain with physical therapy, pain specialists, neurology and orthopedic specialists. It serves patients with acute and chronic issues in need of physical therapy.