MemorialCare Rehabilitation Institute at Long Beach Memorial has been accredited by The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) for a 3-year period for its inpatient rehabilitation program, according to a recent news release.
A growing fall prevention technology available through AvaSure has reportedly been rolled out in a wide variety of the nation’s hospitals and systems.
An American Academy of Neurology (AAN) news release states that a new treatment researchers are currently investigating for multiple sclerosis (MS), is reported to be safe and tolerable in phase I clinical trials.
Experts delve into the multifaceted nature of cloud-based software systems, offering insight for existing users and key considerations when transition is on the horizon.
MJM International Corporation’s All Terrain/Beach Wheelchair (Deluxe) is built to allow users to enjoy the outdoors, and features high flotation heavy-duty wheels and a frame engineered to be lightweight and rustproof.
The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) reports that according to a recent article in co.Exist, running blades (such as those worn by Oscar Pistorious) are undergoing redesign efforts that could help more athletes participate in the Olympics. The article reports that the new design meets Olympic regulations and could be seen in the 2016 games.
New technology aims to provide an economic, advanced tool engineered to allow older adults or others who live alone and have physical or intellectual disabilities to maintain an independent lifestyle.
According to a Medicare risk compliance web-based survey launched by Clinicient, 64% of its respondents are at significant risk for Medicare regulatory noncompliance and consequential cash flow issues, denied claims, Medicare fines, and higher overhead costs for audit preparation and response.
Encouraging patients to “break from comfort” to stay fit and prevent injury can be a challenge in an increasingly sedentary society.
A well-executed integration of Pilates can widen a facility’s reach across the rehab spectrum and boost revenue.