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Expansion of Health Care Options for Veterans

Veterans Affairs Patients May Soon Receive Expansion of Health Care Options, But Without Health Net Federal According to recent announcements, the United States Congress is gearing towards an expansion of health care options for the nations’ Veterans; however, the...

Becoming a Physical Therapist

Becoming a physical therapist is challenging, yet highly rewarding career choice. You will have the chance to positively impact the psychological and physiological well-being of others. Physical therapists are a unique class of individuals that are highly educated in...

4 Simple Strategies to Succeed with a Value-Based Network

Physical therapists are now reaping rewards – in terms of profits and patient outcomes – by becoming involved in value-based network systems. Value-based networks offer care that acts as an alternative for the traditional fee-for-service reimbursement services. The...

Help Patients Overcome Low Back Pain

Combining Innovation and Direct Manipulation Help Patients Overcome Low Back Pain As a physical therapist, it is imperative to encourage patients to overcome low back pain through innovation and direct manipulation. In recent days, Good Morning America, WebMD, the...

Leg Pain After Exercising. How Physical Therapists Can Help Patients.

Your patients may complain of leg pain after exercising. Three most common causes of exercise-induced leg pain include stress fracture,  exertional compartment syndrome, and stress syndrome of the medial tibial. Here's what you can do to treat these ailments and stop...

Dry Needling in Physical Therapy Encouraged by Legislators

Physical therapist practitioners have a desire to expand their services to include a widely-popular pain alleviation technique that is currently limited to those that mainly practice acupuncture, dry needling. In recent months, those that specialize in physical...

Pediatric Vestibular Therapy Training

Pediatric vestibular therapy rehabilitation training will be offered to interested practitioners at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Library on the Anschutz Medical Campus on March 1st 2018. Many disruptions may occur in the vestibular system of the body....

Judge Rules On Physical Therapists Performing Dry Needling

Boulder, CO January 9, 2018 The Colorado State Physical Therapy Board recently defeated a  lawsuit filed by two acupuncture organizations challenging Physical Therapy Board Rule 211 and physical therapists’ ability to perform dry needling. The Colorado Chapter of the...

2018 Refocus on Value-Based Care System

It has been established that executives in the healthcare industry have their hands full with challenges and tasks now that 2018 has arrived. This is mainly due to the fact that all of the 2017-based issues are continuing to burden the healthcare industry. As a...

Direct Access Basics

Direct Access rules for physical therapy professionals holds a high level of importance. Not only can these rules directly impact the treatments that you offer, they can shape the overall functionality of your practice. The law that governs Direct Access provides...

Spinal Reflex Conditioning Can Aid in Rapid Recovery

We have all seen the headlines that state that conducted research could aid in altering the lives of millions of people in a positive and productive way. As a practitioner and/or clinician, you anticipate the release of this “ground-breaking” research so that you may...

Simple Techniques to Protect Your Clinic from Cyber Hackers

Be wary, cyber hackers are coming. They will try to compromise your clinic website. They get in, grab customer account information and get out, at light speed. Small business owners have a right to be concerned. Due to the gravity of HIPAA laws, it’s an ongoing...

the Golden Years Look Brighter with Physical Therapy

Physical therapists play an important role in the concept of total care because they support the concept of making and keeping patients as healthy as possible. This is particularly true with senior citizens and their goal to age gracefully. Every medical professional...

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