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April 2004 Issue

April 2004

edit post From the Editor: Giving Children Wings by Miki Fairley April 1, 2004 There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One is roots;

Kids Count! Designing a Child-Friendly Facility

How do you appeal to pint-sized patients and keep them smiling throughout their visits? Some facility owners with a sizeable pediatric caseload tell how they do it. Ron Manganiello, New

Practitioners Need Rapport with Kids

The LeapFrog Learning Table (right) is the perfect height to evaluate patients age nine months-two and a half years in double support stance, while children ages three-seven are seen at

Coaching Athletes with Disabilities: A 12-Step Program

Clinicians such as physical therapists and prosthetists often find themselves coaching early in the rehabilitation process as the amputee or any athlete with a disability is preparing to return to

HIPAA Security and the Organizational Safeguards

In the last article, we covered the Security Rule standards categories of administrative safeguards, physical safeguards, and technical safeguards. These categories are included in Security Rule final rules and regulations,

Who Should Lead the Rehab Team?

Should the rehabilitation team leader be a physiatrist? Other physician specialist? Prosthetist/orthotist? Nurse? Some healthcare professionals give their opinions and reasons for their choice. Although other specialists may be called

Rodney Cook

O/P Technician Hanger Prosthetics & Orthotics Baton Rouge, Louisiana Are you satisfied w/the career choices you’ve made? Why or why not?I’m very satisfied–it feels great when I see a smile

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The future of your practice depends on knowledgeable billing and collection information. Understanding the full aspect of billing guidelines and procedures will effectively increase your reimbursement. This informative column will

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