Prescribing physical, occupational, and speech therapy services for children with disabilities

Council on Children With Disabilities

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Abstract

Pediatric health care providers are frequently responsible for prescribing physical, occupational, and speech therapies and monitoring therapeutic progress for children with temporary or permanent disabilities in their practices. This clinical report will provide pediatricians and other pediatric health care providers with information about how best to manage the therapeutic needs of their patients in the medical home by reviewing the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health; describing the general goals of habilitative and rehabilitative therapies; delineating the types, locations, and benefits of therapy services; and detailing how to write a therapy prescription and include therapists in the medical home neighborhood.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere20190285
JournalPediatrics
Volume143
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 1 2019

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Speech Therapy
Occupational Therapy
Disabled Children
Patient-Centered Care
Health Personnel
International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health
Pediatrics
Therapeutics
Prescriptions

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  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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Council on Children With Disabilities. / Prescribing physical, occupational, and speech therapy services for children with disabilities. In: Pediatrics. 2019 ; Vol. 143, No. 4.
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