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Our partner, VALD recently published normative reports accessible to clients and we came to an intriguing thought. If someone found themselves in the 50th percentile as an adult and maintained that strength, where would they be in their latter (senior) years? View our breakdown below!

August 6, 2023

The Importance of Maintaining One’s Strength

LiveWell Health provides real life examples how their program is helping seniors age successfully throughout southwest Florida

Physical therapy is an important part of the recovery process. Unfortunately there are some guidelines that are often misconstrued. When it comes to physical therapy, what are the limits? Limit of Visits In some instances patients receive word that ‘Medicare will only allow a set number of visits’. Not only is this misleading but it […]

June 25, 2021

Physical Therapy: What are My Limits?

There are various types of therapy that occur in order to benefit the patient. Physical therapy restores normal functioning. Typically therapy starts within the home under home health care and the progresses to outpatient therapy in order to complete the recovery process. In-Home Therapy In-home therapy refers to home health care. These services are provided […]

June 22, 2021

What is the Goal of Physical Therapy?

Many feel that Medicare is the end all be all. Medicare will solve all of their problems as it relates to health and wealth in older age. However, there are a number of limits that occur with traditional Medicare coverage that you may not be aware of. Medicare Provided Therapy Parameters One of those said […]

June 21, 2021

Medicare Provided Therapy Limits

Well… It’s not actual physical therapy that’s the problem. The real problem is the way our healthcare system was designed. The healthcare system is designed in a way that will return a patient to normal function with little to no follow up to prevent the event from recurring, which costs the system even greater amounts […]

June 8, 2021

What’s Wrong with Physical Therapy?

“Well will my insurance cover that? Medicare should cover that, right?” “Yes, this will be covered under your Part A Medicare coverage” “My what? Part A, what’s that?” Generally Medicare is known to cover medical expenses over the age of 65. Take it one step further and it is known that Medicare Part A is […]

May 12, 2021

Medicare: Part A vs. Part B

Home health care is a skilled set of services provided to you or a loved one from the comfort of your own home. Home Health care is provided to you via Medicare Part A. Care is provided to homebound patients who are recovering from illness, injury or surgery. What’s included in Home Health Care Services? […]

May 5, 2021

What Is Home Health Care?