Sponsored by Delta Health Technologies and Co-Sponsored by the National Association for Home Care & Hospice, the Home Health Section of the American Physical Therapy Association, the Home & Community Health Special Interest Section of the American Occupational Therapy Association, the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, and Fazzi Associates, Inc. April 2011.
This was the largest effort in the history of home care for therapy. More than 80 clinical experts from around the nation spent nearly 50 hours working collaboratively through six topics important to the proper and consistent documentation of the medical necessity of therapy services and the use of therapy assistants. The goal: to develop a shared set of recommended strategies, techniques, tips, etc. to help agency clinicians throughout the country more effectively manage their rehab services.