chronic illness

How Telehealth Expands Physical Therapy for Patients with Chronic Illness

How Telehealth Expands Physical Therapy for Patients with Chronic Illness This article about expanding access to physical therapy for patients with chronic illness by utilizing Telehealth services was written by Katie McBeth at Clinicient. While COVID-19 created plenty of disruptions, the pandemic also shone a spotlight on existing gaps in the healthcare industry. Luckily, these…

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Physical Therapy Gives Patients With Chronic Diseases The Ability to Take Charge of Their Health

Physical Therapy Gives Patients With Chronic Diseases The Ability to Take Charge of Their Health It’s no secret that participating in physical activity helps improve a person’s health over time. Short term, being active has the potential to boost your mood – reducing depression and anxiety, helping you to feel energized, and giving your sleep…

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Prioritizing Patient Needs to Remove Barriers to to Physical Therapy

Prioritizing Patient Needs to Remove Barriers to to Physical Therapy This blog about prioritizing patient needs and providing easy access to physical therapy care was written by Judith Nelson, PTA Northwell STARS Rehabilitation After an injury or illness, long term success and recovery are the patient’s primary goals. What it takes to achieve these goals…

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Feedback From Telehealth Physical Therapy Patients Encourages Increased Use of This Treatment Option

Feedback From Telehealth Physical Therapy Patients Encourages Increased Use of This Treatment Option This article outlining the telehealth physical therapy experience follows the journey of a patient and physical therapist from Agile Virtual Care, an Alliance Physical Therapy company. The COVID-19 pandemic changed many aspects of life for many people. Children switched from in-class education…

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Preventing and Addressing Staff Burnout

Preventing and Addressing Staff Burnout Looking beyond the usual suspects This blog about preventing and addressing staff burnout was written by Zach Walston, PT, DPT, OCS, National Director of Quality and Research at PT Solutions Physical Therapy. This won’t be another article about the prevalence of burnout among clinicians. We already know burnout is pervasive…

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Tips for Boosting Staff Morale During COVID-19

Tips for Boosting Staff Morale During COVID-19 This blog about boosting staff morale was written by Brian Gallagher, PT, from MEG Business Solutions There have been numerous setbacks and challenges plaguing everyone over the course of the past six months. Through it all, your staff has been there navigating the landscape of virtual care and…