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In January, we hosted a webinar focused on the importance of outcomes tracking in physical therapy. In addition to explaining why it’s absolutely critical that therapists collect objective data on patient progress, we highlighted a few of the reports available in WebPT Outcomes. With the move to a value-based payment environment already in full swing, outcomes tracking is a hot topic in the physical therapy space, and that meant lots of thoughtful question from our webinar audience.
How PTs and OTs can balance the use of performance-based outcomes measures, self-reported ones, and hybrids.
ere’s when you should use QucikDASH, LEFS, Dizziness Handicap Inventory, Oswestry, and Neck Disability Index during treatment.
According to the APTA, many providers consider dry needling “a safe, easy-to-learn, minimally discomforting, and often-effective technique for patients with certain presentations.” Yet, it remains a controversial practice. Much of the concern lies in the fact that this modality involves piercing the skin; many acupuncturists would argue that PTs don’t have the expertise to perform this type of manual therapy.
WebPT has acquired Therabill, a web-based billing software for physical, occupational, and speech therapists as well as mental health professionals.
We’ve officially passed the December midpoint, and as we all hustle and bustle to cross the last few names off of our holiday gift lists, WebPT’s Product Development team is working hard to deliver its final release of 2014. This update will include all of the Medicare and PQRS updates for next year. (How’s that for a last-minute gift?)