• From Staff Therapist to CEO: What’s the Right Career Path?  Image

    articleJul 20, 2016 | 6 min. read

    From Staff Therapist to CEO: What’s the Right Career Path?

    So—you’re a PT, PTA, or therapy tech, and you’ve got a nice gig at a hospital, an outpatient clinic, or an inpatient facility. You’re happy, but you can’t help but wonder what else is out there over the rainbow. In other words, you’re not sure where your career is going—or what path you should take. Well, you’re in luck, because I have a plan for you. All you need to do is follow the yellow brick road; …

  • Why PROMs are the Key to Promoting Patient Safety Image

    articleJul 14, 2016 | 4 min. read

    Why PROMs are the Key to Promoting Patient Safety

    If you track outcomes data , you have access to information that highlights the effectiveness of your treatment and proves your value as a provider. But many standardized outcome measurements are missing the most crucial aspect of the patient experience: the patient’s own point of view. And when it comes to assessing the success of your treatment—and the overall safety and wellbeing of your patients—this is the perspective you need most. That’s why providers should turn to …

  • Best Physical Therapy Business Conferences for 2016 Image

    articleJul 12, 2016 | 3 min. read

    Best Physical Therapy Business Conferences for 2016

    I can’t believe it’s already July. Seriously, as fast as this year’s moving, it won’t be long before I don a pair of cozy candy-cane socks and start bustin’ out my best cookie recipes . And what’s more exciting than the thought of eating holiday cookies? Nothing, really. But, a close second is the thought of attending some of the physical therapy industry’s best conferences. Now, several of our favorite events are already behind us ( CSM …

  • How to Design a Physical Therapy Website Like a Pro Image

    articleJul 1, 2016 | 6 min. read

    How to Design a Physical Therapy Website Like a Pro

    If you’ve spent much time on the Internet—which I’m guessing you have because you’re reading this article—you know there’s a website for almost everything. And when I say “everything,” I really mean it. Case in point: bees, bees, bees . But, I digress. My point is that to get your brand out there—yes, even in health care—you have to be visible online. And that means you must have a company website. Now, creating your own site might …

  • The WebPT Referral Program Offers Sweet Rewards Image

    articleJun 17, 2016 | 2 min. read

    The WebPT Referral Program Offers Sweet Rewards

    Do you love WebPT? Do you love receiving gift cards or WebPT account credit? Then, get ready to celebrate , because thanks to WebPT’s Referral Program , you have the opportunity to earn some seriously sweet rewards. We’re talkin’: A $250 Amazon gift card, or A one-month WebPT credit (up to $250). So, how does one earn such a delightful reward? I’m so glad you asked. It’s Simple To participate in the WebPT Referral Program , all …

  • Should I use an RCM Service or a Billing Software? [Quiz] Image

    articleJun 16, 2016 | 1 min. read

    Should I use an RCM Service or a Billing Software? [Quiz]

    Physical therapy billing is complicated, and choosing the right solution to handle your processes can be challenging—to say the least. That’s exactly we created this quiz—to help you determine which solution can help you more efficiently run your practice. So, which one should you choose? Billing software or an RCM service? Take this quiz to find out.  

  • Practice of the Year: Do You Have What it Takes to Win? Image

    articleMay 27, 2016 | 2 min. read

    Practice of the Year: Do You Have What it Takes to Win?

    Ascend 2016 —the ultimate rehab therapy business summit—is just a few short months away. Similar to the 2015 event , this year’s conference will give attendees the opportunity to earn CEUs , glean insights from a lineup of esteemed speakers , and network with some of the top rehab industry leaders. In addition to these benefits, though, we’re happy to continue the tradition of recognizing one deserving rehab therapy business with the Practice of the Year award …

  • The Complete PT Billing FAQ Image

    articleMay 24, 2016 | 25 min. read

    The Complete PT Billing FAQ

    Over the years, WebPT has a hosted a slew of billing webinars and published dozens of billing-related blog posts. And in that time, we’ve received our fair share of tricky questions. Now, in an effort to satisfy your curiosity, we’ve compiled all of our most common brain-busters into one epic FAQ. Don’t see your question? Ask it in the comments below. (And be sure to check out this separate PT billing FAQ we recently put together.) Questions …

  • Demonstrating Skillful Decision-Making in Your Billing Image

    articleMay 12, 2016 | 5 min. read

    Demonstrating Skillful Decision-Making in Your Billing

    When you’re treating patients, your clinical decisions may feel like second nature. Without any prodding or prompting, you know exactly what modalities to use, what exercises to prescribe, and how to approach each individual plan of care. But, outside of the clinical realm, some of your job duties might not come so naturally. For example: translating the efficacy of your care into billable codes and defensible documentation . Now, even if you don’t consider these tasks easy—or …

  • Timely Filing: A Cheat Sheet for PTs Image

    articleMay 9, 2016 | 5 min. read

    Timely Filing: A Cheat Sheet for PTs

    When it comes to punctuality, here’s my motto: “If you’re early, you’re on time. If you’re on time, you’re late.” Maybe I think that way because I have a Type A personality (holy organization, Batman ). Or, maybe it’s because this rule truly applies in many situations—even physical therapy billing . Because with claim submissions, lateness isn’t only unacceptable; it’s also a cause for denials. So, how do you know when your claim submissions are early, on …

  • Timely Filing Cheat Sheet for PTs Image

    downloadMay 4, 2016

    Timely Filing Cheat Sheet for PTs

    Have you ever wondered how long you have to submit a claim? You’re not alone. That’s why we created this printable PDF that includes the timely filing deadlines for some of the largest payers. Simply enter your email address below to get yours.

  • Wallpaper: PT is Out of This World Image

    downloadApr 29, 2016

    Wallpaper: PT is Out of This World

    Do you believe that your destiny to become a PT was written in the stars? Well, then you’re in luck! As part of our rehab therapy-themed desktop wallpaper project, we made this image especially for stargazers like you. So, download this free background and add a little bit of “space” to your desktop, laptop, phone, or tablet.

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