Outpatient Therapy Helps Older Adults Be Strong, Independent, and Live Life to the Fullest!
-Article shared from HTS Monthly Newsletter, June 2022
How Can Outpatient Therapy Help?
Outpatient rehabilitation services including Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech Therapy are available to help patients with a variety of therapeutic solutions.
Physical Therapy works with adults to address lower body strength, walking, balance, and use of assistive devices such as walkers and wheelchairs. Occupational Therapy focuses on upper body strength, fine motor skills, and the ability to perform daily self-care activities such as bathing and dressing. Lastly, Speech therapy is available to address communication or swallowing disorders.
Common Conditions Treated
Physical, occupational, and speech therapists treat many conditions and injuries on an outpatient basis, including but not limited to:
Back, Shoulder, and Neck Pain
Facial and Jaw Pain
Inner Ear Problems
Hand Injuries and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Knee and Leg Injuries or Pain
Insurance & Medicare Coverage
Therapy services are covered by Medicare Part B, Medicaid, and other insurance providers. We work with your insurance to verify your benefits prior to starting therapy. A doctor’s referral is required to access outpatient therapy services. Proactively addressing challenges that you may be facing will help to ensure you are living a healthy and happy life. Contact Therapy today to discuss your concerns and treatment options.