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Telehealth has become one of the most important means of care delivery for healthcare providers, but setting up an effective telehealth program comes with challenges.

Learn how to implement an effective telehealth solution in your organization; best practices, training and tips for your staff; and regulatory and reimbursement information with our free telehealth webinars training, articles, and resources.

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[Article] Your Guide to Telehealth Implementation: 7 Steps to Move Forward

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Implementing Telehealth

[Article] When Is Telehealth the Right Choice for Your Patients?

The COVID-19 pandemic has created an unprecedented need to care for patients remotely. Worldwide, the pandemic continues to accelerate, even as U.S. case numbers show signs of a possible plateau. The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned that without a unified national…

[Article] Steps for Implementing Telehealth Practice for Skilled Nursing Facilities

Since the beginning of this ongoing public health emergency, we’ve learned and experienced an astonishing amount. One important detail we now know from recent studies and data collection is that COVID-19 most aggressively transmits with extended contact in enclosed spaces…

[Article] Your Guide to Telehealth Implementation: 7 Steps to Move Forward

For PTs, OTs and SLPs in Private Practice, telehealth is here for at least the duration of the COVID-19 crisis. Many practices are already exploring their options to develop remote care programs and capabilities to meet the needs of patients following local shelter-in-place…

Training and Tips

[Article] 3 Tips for Delivering Better Care with Telehealth

Telehealth has come to the forefront as a viable option in this defining moment in health care. Faced with our current public health reality, many clinicians are struggling to transition their years of in-person treatment to virtual care. Although there are similarities between…

[Training Series] Telehealth: An Introduction to Virtual Care

Telehealth is essential for providing patient care due to the current public health environment. Many providers struggle with how to translate their years of in-person treatment experience to the virtual environment. This course will introduce providers to best practice…

[Article] 5 Tips for Building Rapport with Telehealth Patients

Incorporating telehealth into our practice has allowed us to continue to treat patients in the midst of this challenging pandemic. Looking toward the future, this option will make it possible to see patients who have busy schedules, live far away from the clinic…

[Article] 4 Tips for Conducting Successful E-Visits

Like many of you, I’m trying to navigate the current COVID-19 crisis. My goal is to keep my patients safe while also delivering modified, quality service. E-visits are one option for staying connected with your patients while still providing them with advice so they can…

Regulatory and Reimbursements

[Article] Breaking News: Telehealth Update for Institutional Providers of Therapy Services

CMS has added hospital outpatient and other institutional providers as eligible providers of telehealth services for the duration of the COVID-19 crisis. Therapy services paid under Part B and reported on an UB-04 form (with the -95 modifier) can be paid for as long as they…

[Webinar] Providing and Billing Outpatient Telehealth Therapy Services

On April 30th, 2020, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) temporarily added physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech-language pathologists as providers of telehealth for outpatient therapy services, with a retroactive effective date of March 1…

[Article] Breaking News: PTs, OTs, & SLPs Added as Telehealth Providers

CMS has announced rehab therapy providers, including PT, OT, and SLP disciplines, have been added as eligible providers of telehealth services for the duration of the COVID-19 crisis. A CMS bulletin has more details on this and many additional regulatory actions taken to…

[Article] Breaking News: PTAs & OTAs Allowed to Furnish Services via Telehealth in Private Practice

While many of you are probably still reeling from the good news last week about telehealth for therapy providers in private practice, we now have another boost from CMS. According to CMS representatives on Tuesday’s conference call with stakeholders, PTAs and OTAs can now…

[Webinar] Updates on E-Visits and Telehealth for Outpatient Therapy Services, Part 1 & 2

As a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, CMS has allowed the use of virtual visits, specifically ‘e-visits,’ for physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech-language pathologists. To help you better understand these new guidelines, we’ve partnered with Rick…

[Article] FAQ: Providing E-Visits During the COVID-19 Crisis

CMS is now allowing physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech-language pathologists to perform e-visits, a limited form of telehealth, as a way to connect with and manage care for existing Medicare patients during the COVID-19 crisis. Here are answers to some…

[Article] What We Know So Far About E-Visit Reimbursement for Therapy Providers Billing Medicare

Earlier this week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) moved to allow therapy providers to conduct a limited form of telehealth referred to as an “e-visit.” While we don’t have the full picture yet of how this will work, let’s talk about what we know so far…

Pediatric Best Practices

[Webinar] Virtual Pediatric Therapy: Assessment and Intervention Using Telehealth as a Service Delivery Model

Telehealth is an alternative service delivery model that pediatric occupational therapists, pediatric physical therapists, and pediatric speech-language pathologists can use for implementing therapeutic interventions. Research supports the efficacy of telehealth in pediatric…

[Article] Conducting Successful Feeding Therapy over Telehealth: 9 Recommendations

As many as 25 percent of children worldwide have a feeding problem, and it comes as no surprise that parents of these children report nutrition as one of their most worrying concerns. Adding to their worry, the COVID-19 pandemic has left service providers scrambling with…

[Article] The Speech-Language Pathology Assistant’s Role in Caregiver Coaching

In many on-site clinical environments prior to COVID-19, SLPs and SLPAs interacted primarily with the client while the caregiver observed quietly, or perhaps waited in an outside area. In school settings, parent/professional interaction may have been limited to quarterly…

[Article] Adapting Telepractice to School-Based Situations

Are you a school-based clinician adapting to telepractice? Do you feel overwhelmed during these uncertain times? You’re definitely not alone. Many school districts are turning to telepractice to ensure continuity of services for their students with IEPs. As school closures…

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