Reimbursement Survey

West, Brittan
January 2013
Physical Therapy Products;Jan2013, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p38
Trade Publication
The article focuses on Medicare reimbursement survey conducted by the "Physical Therapy Products." It presents several pie charts which show different therapy services to maximize the reimbursement revenue and to provide the most favorable reimbursement in the U.S. The survey also highlights the specific conditions for which many individuals receive treatment at private practices including orthopedic-overuse injuries, vestibular and amputees.


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