Each year since 2009, we have been endorsed as a CMS endorsed registry. We just received CMS designation as a Qualified Clinical Data Registry for physical and occupational therapists. We are ready for Merit-based Incentive Payment System reporting year 2019.
FOTO Rehab Outcomes Blog
Do We Really Understand Patient Activation and Engagement?
Professionals participating in accountable care organizations and value based purchasing need better understanding when it comes to patient activation and engagement.
Cognitive Functional Therapy and Nonspecific Low Back Pain
As a curious soul, I appreciate qualitative studies that shed light on how we think and feel. This study investigates the physical therapists’ perspectives of cognitive functional training.
Education: Placebo vs Intensive Pain Education Appear Equal
Last month this study rumbled around in my brain. I wonder if this study teaches us how not to do what something that does have supportive evidence.
Artificial Intelligence-Embedded Mobile App for Chronic Neck and Back Pain
Could a mobile app with artificial intelligence built into the program be helpful for patients?
Can Physical Therapists Play a Role in Decreasing Opioid Use?
Did you see the buzz last Friday investigating early physical therapy intervention and reduction in opioid use? JAMA Network Open published the results after analyzing claims data.
Wearable Technology Harnessed to Improve Health
Earlier this year FitBit Care was chosen as the health platform for Humana employees.
Can a Smart Watch Help with Faster Recovery after a Joint Replacement
Earlier this year I came upon a news story about Apple and how Apple is definitely taking steps to move into the health and medical world.
Are You Contemplating Remote Monitoring?
I recently came upon a particular device and system that focuses on remote patient monitoring in a way that might be helpful for physical therapists.
The Timing of When Someone Sees a Physical Therapist: Does it Matter?
Is there value in when a person receives services from a physical therapist?