Focus on Pediatrics: A Supplement to Workbook One

This workbook, newly revised in 2015 is intended specifically for pediatric therapists who are starting a private practice. It is written by Carrie Strauch OTR, a pediatric therapist with over 35 years of experience  along with Iris Kimberg, MS PT OTR.  It is available as a downloadable word document for ($55) .

This is a 47 page supplement to the first workbook, Starting a Professional Practice  and focuses specifically on issues relevant to setting up a pediatric  practice including information on early intervention, school based practice, billing for pediatrics and consult time, FERPA,  family based practice and complementary service inclusion in the pediatric arena. See full table of contents and appendices below.

Table of Contents
INTRODUCTION 1-2
Basics of Pediatric Practice 3-5
Treatment Settings 5
Federal Laws Impacting Pediatric Practice 5-6
Early Intervention 6-9
Collaboration with Family 10-11
The Inside Scoop on Home Based Treatment 12
Pre school, School age and Teens 13-15
Considerations in Setting up an Office 16-18
Office Forms………………………………………………………………………………………..18-19
Documentation 20-21
Billing and Reimbursement…………………………………………………………………22-23
State Mandates for Insurance Coverage for Autistic Children…………………………….24-25
Marketing in Pediatrics 26
Expanding Your Practice 27-28

Appendices

Appendix A Sample Intake Form for Pediatrics……………………………………………..29.
Appendix B: Agreement and Waiver for participation in onsite classes………………30
Appendix C: Photo/video Consent ………………………………………………………………..31
Appendix D: Permission Slip- Designated Signer for Family……………………………….32
Appendix E: Sample Marketing Letters ……………………………………………………..33-34
Appendix F: ICD Codes – CPT Codes in Pediatrics………………………………………..35-39
Appendix G: Resources/Equipment/Supplies/Testing …………………………………..40
Appendix H: Equipment List including Estimated Start Up Costs…………………….41
Appendix I: Facts for Therapists in NY……………………………………………………..42-43|
Appendix J: FERPA …………………………………………………………………………….44-45
Appendix K: What Makes Running A Peds Practice So Different Than One for Adults
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Focus on Pediatrics: A Supplement t Workbook One - downloadable copy
Focus on Pediatrics: A Supplement t Workbook One - downloadable copy
Price: $55.00
Taking Care of Business - 76 Business Columns Written by Iris Kimberg
Taking Care of Business - 76 Business Columns Written by Iris Kimberg
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