This area is designed to give patients access to information about the Rehabilitation fields. The links below connect with websites from reputable sources of information. With so many rehabilitation options out there, we want patients to have the best information available when they make healthcare decisions.
CARF - Commission on the Accrediation of Rehabiliation Facilities
MedlinePlus - Large database provided by the National Library of Medicine. The above link goes directly to the rehabilitation section.
Medicare Information - This link will take you the the Tri-span website. Tri-span is the Medicare Billing Entity in this part of the country. Type: therapy in the box once the page loads and you will be given information regarding Medicare therapy benefits.
Web-Md:Stroke - Links directly the Web-MD site with information for Stroke patients.
Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities - Private Not-For-Profit group that promotes quality rehab services.
American Occupational Therapy Association - Website for professional organization. Link goes directly to consumer information page. Information is available on role of occupational therapy and basic information on injury prevention.
American Physical Therapy Association - Website for professional organization. Links directly to consumer page with information on role of profession and basic injury management.
American Speech-Language Hearing Association - A website for the professional organization. This links directly to the consumer information page.
American Therapeutic Recreation Association - A website for the professional organization. Referral Information - What do I need to do, to be seen by a therapist?
Ochsner Health Store - Sells Durable Medical Equipment to patients
Americans With Disabilities - The ADA Website provides information, guidance and training on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), tailored to meet the needs of business, government and individuals at local, regional and national levels. Search for comprehensive ADA information, services, products, training and guidelines, for local events and support.