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Sports Rehabilitation as a Physical Therapy Specialty

Sports Rehabilitation as a Physical Therapy Specialty

Sports Rehabilitation is important to today's athlete. The physical-based demands of sports can be destructive to the muscular system, the skeletal system, and the body’s neural system. Most athletes are trained to play through the pain. This is made possible by the...

How to Incorporate Nutrition into Patient Treatments

How to Incorporate Nutrition into Patient Treatments

As a physical therapist, optimal patient function and their successful recovery are two of the most important aspects of the treatments that you provide. In order to help patients reach these two outcomes, you must consider all of the various contributors that play a...

Physical Therapy Amputee Specialization

Physical Therapy Amputee Specialization

If you have a desire to offer assistance to patients that have been directly impacted by limb loss, you should elect to become involved in the specialization of physical therapy for amputees. In this profession, you are more than just a therapist. You are a beacon of...

CPTN Announces RoMoRA

CPTN Announces RoMoRA

Colorado Physical Therapy Network Announces Rocky Mountain Rehab Alliance (RoMoRA) to Streamline Payor Relationships to Ensure Patient Care is Priority We here at Colorado Physical Therapy Network know and understand the importance of placing patient care first as a...

Telehealth Services in Colorado to Continue

Telehealth Services in Colorado to Continue

Despite Colorado Governor Jared Polis Releasing Information on New Phase of Safer-At-Home Guidelines, Non-Emergency and Non-Essential Healthcare Should Continue Through Telehealth Services On Wednesday, April 22nd 2020, the Governor of Colorado, Jared Polis, announced...

Virtual Physical Therapy. How Telehealth Can Help Your Practice

Virtual Physical Therapy. How Telehealth Can Help Your Practice

Many Physical Therapists are now integrating Virtual Physical Therapy into their practices. They're finding that telehealth services are well received. On January 16th 2020, news emerged on EurekAlert.org that virtual physical therapy – which costs significantly less...

CMS Moves to Allow Digital Communications by PTs

The new regulatory waivers will allow PTs, OTs, and SLPs to engage in patient-initiated "e-visits" for purposes of assessment and management services. In the federal government’s rapidly evolving response to the coronavirus pandemic, the U.S. Centers for Medicare and...

The Importance of Business Networking

The Importance of Business Networking

Connecting with others through business networking helps you increase your knowledge, more readily find sales, tap directly into a pool of valuable tools & resources, and learn what's working successfully for other businesses. Doors begin to open and you see...

Orthopedic Physical Therapy. Your Goals as a Therapist

Orthopedic Physical Therapy. Your Goals as a Therapist

As a physical therapist, there are numerous specialties that you may choose. One of the most popular is orthopedic physical therapy. In fact, this is considered to be one of the most common forms of physical therapy for patients. In this profession, you will focus on...

Neurological Physical Therapy

Neurological Physical Therapy

The body’s nervous system is a highly complex and extremely sophisticated part of the body that is responsible for the regulation and control of all functions. If an issue occurs, one may experience numerous complications. Examples include complications in moving,...

Vestibular Rehabilitation

Vestibular Rehabilitation

As a physical therapist, specialties can be important. One of the specialties that you may focus on is vestibular rehabilitation. This is a movement based program that is designed to aid in improving balance and reducing problems that occur as a result of dizziness....

Geriatric Physical Therapy

Geriatric Physical Therapy

Deemed a “medical specialty” in 1989, geriatric physical therapy places an emphasis on the care and treatment of aging adults. Therapists that elect to work within this field focus their time and energy on helping older adults to maintain or achieve an optimal level...

Pediatric Physical Therapy

Pediatric Physical Therapy

If you enjoy working with children, teenagers, and young adults, you will certainly enjoy a career in pediatric physical therapy. In this position, you will engage in the process of treating and examining kids from birth to the age of 18. These children are challenged...