Managing Physical/Occupational/Speech Therapy & Rehabilitation Care

 Detailed review criteria for adult/pediatric OT, PT, speech therapy plus therapy-related DME.

 Detailed review criteria guidelines for inpatient rehabilitation unit/hospital admission, continued stay and discharge.

 The recommended number of visits required to treat specific conditions and instruct patients for self-directed home care.

 Resources include example protocols and quality monitors throughout including the Oregon Pediatric guidelines for rehabilitation, websites.


  • Preface
  • POS0 - Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy Services - Utilization Management Issues
  • POS1 - Modalities
  • POS2 - Visit Authorization Guidelines by Skeletal Structure or Disorder - Overview
  • POS3 - Rehabilitation Services
  • POS4 - Disposable Medical Supplies (DMS)/Durable Medical Equipment (DME)
  • POS5 - Home Exercise Programs + Patient Education Materials
  • POS7 - Stroke & Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation
  • POS8 - Cardiac Rehabilitation Program Guidelines
  • POS9 - Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program Guidelines