Digital Health

From Physical Therapy to Digital Therapy: 4 Reasons Why I Left My Practice for a Telehealth Startup

From Physical Therapy to Digital Therapy: 4 Reasons Why I Left My Practice for a Telehealth Startup

For years I practiced physical therapy and managed a successful PT orthopedic clinic outside of Los Angeles. I worked hard to advance my career by taking many continuing education courses and participating in residencies and fellowships to allow me to better help my patients.

Part 2 - Demystifying CJR for Healthcare Providers: Waivers and Incentives

Part 2 - Demystifying CJR for Healthcare Providers:  Waivers and Incentives

In last week’s part 1 of Demystifying CJR for Healthcare Providers, we went over gainsharing and financial agreements between hospitals and clinicians. In part 2, we will go over the reimbursement waivers and incentives aimed to increase flexibility in the post acute setting

6 Reasons Why Digital Health Will Change the Joint Replacement Model

6 Reasons Why Digital Health Will Change the Joint Replacement Model

This month the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services has the chance to push forward an innovative and game-changing rule regarding bundled payments for full hip and knee replacements. Many prominent medical societies, includingthe American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), have argued that they should take their time and delay – at least a year.