Direct AccessThe sooner an injury is treated, the quicker the recovery.
With Direct Access, you can get the relief and recovery you need now — without a physician prescription. At Rainbow Rehab, our certified therapists are well qualified to evaluate your condition, assess your physical therapy needs and begin the much needed treatment.
Once the initial evaluation is completed, our office will obtain a signature from your Primary Care Physician, if in agreement, so we can continue your care. This saves you an office visit with your doctor.Insurance Coverage
Most health insurances cover physical therapy obtained by using Direct Access. Please check with your provider to see if you're covered.Healthcare Referrals
If you are unsure about which specialist is best for your current condition, our physical therapists will refer you to a healthcare professional that will provide you with their recommend quality of care.About Direct Access
The state of New Jersey passed Direct Access to all licensed physical therapists in 2006. More information is available on the American Physical Therapy Association's website: www.apta.org.Common Conditions treated under Direct Access
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Plantar fasciitis
- Low back/neck pain
- Muscle sprains/strains
- Rotator cuff injuries
- Sports injuries
Benefits of Therapy
Physical therapy, is the natural way of helping patients get back to their normal selves, to feel free of pain and suffering, or to cope with the limitations of their condition.There are many advantages to undergoing physical therapy.
- Improvement of overall fitness and health.
- Shortens recovery time.
- Improves function and capability.