Maintenance Therapy for Medicare Beneficiaries

Green Clock Hours: 1.00

Maintenance therapy is skilled therapy services intended to maintain function or to prevent or slow decline, and it is a covered service for Medicare beneficiaries. Yet, many clinicians are unsure of which patients are most appropriate for maintenance therapy upon evaluation, or uncertain of when it is most appropriate for a person to be transitioned to a maintenance therapy program. This course provides rehabilitation therapists with guidelines on how to incorporate maintenance therapy into their practice and considerations for documentation, including how to write goals and support the need for skilled care.

The goal of this course is to provide physical and occupational therapy professionals and speech-language pathologists with an understanding of the guidelines for delivering maintenance therapy.



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Course Description

Maintenance therapy is skilled therapy services intended to maintain function or to prevent or slow decline, and it is a covered service for Medicare beneficiaries. Yet, many clinicians are unsure of which patients are most appropriate for maintenance therapy upon evaluation, or uncertain of when it is most appropriate for a person to be transitioned to a maintenance therapy program. This course provides rehabilitation therapists with guidelines on how to incorporate maintenance therapy into their practice and considerations for documentation, including how to write goals and support the need for skilled care.

The goal of this course is to provide physical and occupational therapy professionals and speech-language pathologists with an understanding of the guidelines for delivering maintenance therapy.



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