Chapter Updates and Resources regarding COVID 19

5.28.2020

We are using this page to add updates regarding our profession and COVID 19.

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APTA CT is working with our lobbyists to assist in supporting Telehealth services for physical therapy to improve access, maintain patient safety and support of the clinical staff.  We are also working with the state to facilitate support in reimbursement for these services.  

 

As healthcare providers, you must make decisions regarding patient safety and the safety of yourself and loved ones.  Below are some links to resources to assist you in maintaining care for your patients at the highest and safest level.  

CT Governor Executive Orders and state specific updates (click on link)

 

Return-to-Work Guidance for Healthcare Workers and First Responders during the COVID-19 Pandemic (April 28)


 Impact of COVID-19 on the Physical Therapy Profession
A Report From the American Physical Therapy Association

 

 Improving Long-Term Outcomes Research for Acute Respiratory Failure (May 6)

 


Telehealth


 

 

CARES Act

 


 

Pulmonary Rehab and Acute Care resources

Lines, Tubes, Ventilators and Diagnostic Screening For Stability vs Instability: Free course from ERI

Pulmonary Medicine and Rehabilitation resources provided by Sean Collins (editor in chief for Cardiopulmonary PT Journal)


 

 General COVID 19 Resources 

 

Outpatient Practice Resources

 

 Medicaid and Medicare Resources:

 

 School Based Therapy Resources 

 

Early Intervention Resources 

 

APTA Pediatrics COVID-19 Resources

 


 

Acute Care Resources

 

Home Care Resources

 

 


 

 American Health Care Association

 


 The latest guidance documents issued by CMS related to COVID 19 following President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency: 

 

 

 


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