Telehealth physical therapy

Telehealth physical therapy offers numerous benefits, making it an attractive option for many individuals.

Here are some key points:

  • 1. Easy Access: Telehealth allows individuals to access physical therapy services conveniently from their homes, eliminating the need to travel to a clinic.
  • 2. Decreased Healthcare Costs: By avoiding the need for travel and reducing clinic overheads, telehealth can potentially lower healthcare costs for patients.
  • 3. Avoiding Long Wait Times: Telehealth appointments can often be scheduled more quickly than in-person visits, reducing the time patients have to wait to receive care.
  • 4. Accessibility: Telehealth breaks down geographical barriers, making it accessible to individuals in rural areas, those who cannot drive, or even those in different states or countries.
  • 5. Expert Supervision: Telehealth enables individuals to receive expert supervision from physical therapists while performing exercises in their own environment.
  • 6. Childcare Challenges: For individuals with childcare responsibilities, telehealth eliminates the need to arrange childcare during clinic visits.

Preparation for Your Visit

It’s important to prepare for your first telehealth appointment. Wear comfortable clothing that allows for easy movement, ensure you have a well-lit and peaceful room with minimal distractions, and have necessary equipment such as a chair and yoga mat ready.

Backup Plan

In case of technical issues with your computer, have a backup plan such as using your cellphone with the necessary telehealth software already downloaded.

Intake Form

Fill out and submit any required intake forms before your first telehealth appointment to ensure a smooth process.

Insurance Coverage

It's common to have questions about insurance coverage. Chaux Physical Therapy is an Out-of-Network provider. Check with your insurance for your coverage for telehealth physical therapy with an out-of-network provider. As well as your percentage of reimbursement before starting treatment.

Appointment Duration

Telehealth Initial evaluation is 60 minutes long, allowing for comprehensive assessment and treatment. Each follow up session will be 30 minutes long.

Who Benefits

Telehealth physical therapy is beneficial for a wide range of individuals, including those with mobility issues, busy schedules, or difficulty accessing traditional clinic-based care.

Using Zoom

Your physical therapist will send you a link to join the telehealth session via Zoom. If you're unfamiliar with Zoom, don't worry—your therapist can guide you through the process.

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Scheduling Your Appointment

If you’re interested in telehealth physical therapy, contact Chaux Physical Therapy today to schedule an appointment and start experiencing the benefits of virtual care.