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Physical Therapy in the Emergency Department

May 30, 2020 /

Hospitals are recognizing the benefits of physical therapy services in the emergency department.

Emergency Department PT

May 6, 2020 / Podcast

An emergency department PT shares insight on what working in this setting is like, and gives advice to students and new grads considering pursing the ED as a career path.

Embracing Discomfort: Why Student Physical Therapists Should Be in the Emergency Department

Jun 5, 2020 / Perspective

When my students leave their ED internship, they unanimously report that the experience was enormously challenging, yet at the same time confidence building.

Study: Emergency Department PTs Are Just What the Doctor Ordered

Aug 17, 2018 / Review

More hospitals should incorporate PTs into their emergency department workflow.

Exploring the HHS Healthcare Emergency Preparedness Information Gateway

Jul 31, 2019 / Article

Planning materials, templates, and help for providers in understanding their obligations under the CMS emergency preparedness regulations.

New Details Emerge on Delivery of Remote Services by Outpatient Department PTs and PTAs in Medicare

Jun 3, 2020 / News

More details emerged about CMS guidance on a way for hospital outpatient department PTs and PTAs to provide remote care delivery to Medicare beneficiaries.

Responding to Patient Concerns About Workers' Comp During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Mar 31, 2020 / News

Some patients may be understandably concerned about losing WC benefits if they choose to reduce travel during the national health emergency.

Support of Emergency Physical Therapist Practice

Aug 20, 2020 / PDF

House position: Supports emergency physical therapist practice.

Flexibility in the Face of COVID-19: Lessons From a Rural Washington Critical-Access Hospital

Jun 10, 2020 / Perspective

Was it more harmful to keep the doors open or close them?

Acute Stroke Diagnosis and Management Summary

Jun 29, 2017 / Clinical Summary

This clinical summary discusses the early detection, emergency management, medical acute care, and physical therapist management of stroke symptoms and sequelae.

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What are the effects of rapid viral detection tests for children attending emergency departments with an acute respiratory infection?

Dec 17, 2018 / Reference

Burch, Jane, Tort, Sera, Pettersen, Karen
Subjects: Lungs & airways; Infectious disease; Child health

How do outcomes compare for people attended by general practitioners (GPs) or emergency physicians in hospital emergency departments?

Aug 22, 2018 / Reference

Burch, Jane, Tort, Sera, Pettersen, Karen
Subjects: Effective practice & health systems

In people discharged from the emergency department following treatment for acute asthma, what are the benefits and harms of inhaled steroids?

Sep 19, 2013 / Reference

Chandolu, Satish
Subjects: Lungs & airways