In this episode: We’ve all had to make changes to help manage the COVID-19 pandemic. At Rebound Therapy and Wellness Clinic we now offer E-Visits aka Telehealth. This will allow us to continue to work with existing and new clients as we all are social distancing.
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Brief overview of the episode:
What is an E-visit/telehealth?
It’s a way to delivery Physical therapy through telecommunications think phone/computer
What equipment do I need?
Phone, smartphone, computer, tablet,
We will email you the link to the application we will be using Physiapp. It is an easy download onto your computer, tablet or smart phone.
What level of WIFI do I need?
Best if at least 15mbps of upload and 5mbps of download.
you can test with –> speedtest.net and click “Begin test.”
I’m not tech savvy enough?
If you can use skype or facetime you can participate
What should I do if I have a problem, technical issue?
We will guide you over the phone.
What conditions can be treated with E-visits?
We can get you started with any condition, pre-surgery, post-surgery, achy knee, really anything.
Can I get a diagnosis?
More often than not 90% of evaluations can be made by taking a complete history. In some cases it is not possible but at least you will have a good deal more information.
How do I sign up?
Reach out on social media – twitter, instagram, facebook
When are appointments available?
Over the next 2 weeks March 23rd – April 6th. We will doing exclusively E-visits. Appointments are available at almost any time.
Who will I be seeing during the E-visits?
Djimmer or Christiaan
Will I get a home program or exercises?
Yes, we will build you a custom program that you can access at any time through your computer, tablet or phone.
Will insurance cover my visits?
As of March 16th 2020 the rules for e-vists have opened up considerably. There are good indications that Medicare and the Big 5 insurances (UHC, Aetna, Cigna, BC/BS, humana) will be covering e-visits to some extent.
If you are currently direct access our rate for an e-visit is $25.
If you think you can benefit from an E-visit please reach out to us.
We are going to try to make everything work for everyone regardless of insurance or ability to pay right now.
Please stay safe, wash your hands, cough into your elbow and practice social distancing.
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