Physical Therapy Services Procurement in the US
This report is intended to assist buyers of physical therapy services. Physical therapists are healthcare practitioners who restore, improve and maintain the health and physical movement of patients who suffer from chronic or acute injuries and conditions. Physical therapy services may address a range of conditions, including back and neck strains, sprains, fractures, neurological disorders or other impairments related to motor function and body mechanics. Treatment may be administered through exercise routines, stretching techniques, heat application, orthotics or mild electrical stimulation. Physical therapists also provide educational material to facilitate ongoing health and wellness beyond direct care. This report excludes occupational therapy services and speech therapy services.