|Will my insurance cover therapy?
||Insurance coverage today is very confusing. Our office staff will verify your benefits and explain the coverage to you.|
|What is my financial responsibility?
||As per your insurance plan, you may be asked to remit a co-pay or deductible.|
|How do I get started at therapy?
||Most patients are referred by their doctor, however Pennsylvania now has Direct Access. This means a patient may go directly to a credentialed Physical Therapist. The therapist will perform an evaluation and render treatment for one month. If the patient desires further treatment after that period, a physician must be contacted and a prescription obtained.|
|Is scheduling appointments difficult?
||Appointments will be scheduled within 24 hours of a physician referral to the clinic.|
|Do I need a referral from my doctor?
||Patients with Medicare always need a doctor's order. Other insurance companies are now honoring Direct Access in Pennsylvania.|
Diagnosis may include, but are not limited to:
|What types of exercises are performed?
||Exercises include Active Therapy treatments and Passive Therapy treatments.|
|Will it hurt?
||The therapists and PT assistants are sensitive to the patients' comfort level during therapy. Sometimes a certain amount of discomfort is experienced.|
|How long will I receive PT?
||A course of physical therapy can range from one visit to three months.|
|Will I have PT with other patients?
||If the area being treated requires privacy, treatment will be administered in a separate room. If not, you may be seen in the gym area with other patients.|
If you have other questions, please feel free to contact us at Partners In Rehab and we will be happy to discuss your questions and concerns with you.
|If you have specific questions regarding insurance billing for services provided, contact Trish.|
|For questions regarding additional programs and services provided by Partners In Rehab, contact Karen.|
PO Box 376 - 4186 Cortland Drive- New Paris, PA 15554 - Phone: 814.839.2256 - Fax: 814.839.2208
606 East Pitt Street - Bedford, PA 15522 - Phone: 814.623.1436 - Fax: 814-623-1921