Texas Medical Board Limits The Practice of Telemedicine in the State

Interesting. Why is Texas always the last state in the union to move our medical practices forward? And why does the Union always lag behind Europe and the rest of the “Western” world? Come on now. I may not be the greatest fan of telemedicine, being a hands-on type professional, but if that’s the way … Continue reading Texas Medical Board Limits The Practice of Telemedicine in the State

CCU Alert! Conference on Brain Injury Rehabilitation

Who: “OT, PT, SLP, Neuropsychologists/Psychologists, Nursing, Case Managers, Social Workers, CRRN, Educators, Advocates, and other team members. This is not a complete list, all those interested in neurological rehabilitation and a team approach to treatment practices will benefit from the educational program.” What: Advancing Best Practices for Brain Injury Rehabilitation  When: June 4-7, 2015 Where: TIRR … Continue reading CCU Alert! Conference on Brain Injury Rehabilitation

Brain Injury SIG of APTA Neuro Section Journal Club

Who: Brain Injury SIG with guests: Vestibular SIG What: BI SIG Online Journal Club. Article: Mucha A. A Brief Vestibular/Ocular Screening (VOMS) Assessment to Evaluate Concussions: Preliminary Findings. Am J Sports 2014 42:2479 When: Thursday, May 14, 2015, 7-8pm EST Where: On your couch in your jammies! Why: To learn something and do so with the … Continue reading Brain Injury SIG of APTA Neuro Section Journal Club

World Confederation for Physical Therapy April Newsletter

This came a little late this month, but here is the April World Confederation for Physical Therapy Newsletter.  20 pages of international PT news including (forgive the silly spellings, it’s the Brits that put this together): Physical therapists centre- stage in WHO’s public health approach to ageing Get involved in the congress conversation– using social media … Continue reading World Confederation for Physical Therapy April Newsletter