We recently spent some time with Sean Hagey, PTA and consultant here at In Hand Health, to get his thoughts on the In Hand Health patient care solution for physical therapy. Here are some highlights of that discussion.
Home exercise programs are part of physical therapy. There is no standard format though. And as a result, PTs issue HEPs with varying degrees of instructions and importance. Some send patients home from a session with verbal instructions only. Others send photocopied exercises. More technical PTs use email or telehealth solutions like ours at In … Continue reading Home Exercise Programs Can Deliver Revenue Along With Better Outcomes
We unveiled a new website and approach to our physical therapy software this week. In rather shocking news, this event didn’t gather as much attention as an offer to send people around the moon did elsewhere. But it is still significant for us. And for PT practice owners too. Make no mistake, our commitment to … Continue reading Physical Therapy Software and Lessons Learned About Time-Challenged Practices
Note: This article on physical therapy memberships is the third of a series of blog articles that addresses issues raised by physical therapists on various social media network groups where we are also members. This article covers how you might manage virtual (online) physical therapy memberships at your practice. But before the “how”, it might be a … Continue reading Physical Therapy Memberships Build Long-Term Patients
Note: This article on telehealth is the second of a series that addresses issues raised by physical therapists on various social media network groups where we are also members. It’s never a really “bad” problem, of course, to have too many patients. The issue becomes when you can’t treat them in person often enough. Patients might fall behind with … Continue reading Telehealth Helps PTs with “Problems” of Too Many Patients
Note: This article on HIPAA compliant text messages is the first of a series that addresses issues raised by physical therapists on various social media network groups where we are also members. If you have heard the term HIPAA, you know you should not send regular text messages to a patient. And if you have … Continue reading HIPAA Compliant Text Messages Are a Must for PT-Patient Communication