Following these simple steps will help ensure a smooth start to your rehabilitation therapy.
This is mandated by law in Indiana.
The prescription should include:
Some procedures need to be specifically designated on the prescription, such as those that involve durable medical goods and administering medications.
In the Indianapolis are, call our Rehab Centralized Scheduling department at (317) 338-LIVE (5483) to schedule your first appointment. (Call 338-GROW for pediatric therapies.) We will schedule you at a location <SYS9-38-13> that is most convenient to your home or work. Your first appointment will include patient registration, an evaluation of your condition, and an initial treatment. The first appointment typically takes one hour and 15 minutes.
Contact your insurance company concerning pre-certification, if needed.
Come to your first therapy appointment wearing comfortable, appropriate clothing. For example, based on your diagnosis, if we need to look at your knees, please bring or wear shorts.
Make sure your prescription is at our office for your first appointment. It can be faxed from the physician, mailed, or hand-carried by you, but we must have it in order for a therapist to see you.
Bring your insurance card, any pre-certification information that you received, a list of all medications you currently take, and a photo ID. For registration and billing purposes, we will need to get your home and work information, your spouse's information, and /or next-of-kin or emergency contact person information.
Please call with any questions. We will be happy to help make this process as easy and convenient as possible.
After your first appointment, we will schedule following appointments as needed.