Telehealth Program Ensures Children Continue to Progress As They Stay At Home
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic that has emerged in the United States, Weisman Children’s Outpatient Rehabilitation Centers made the important decision to suspend all in person outpatient services starting the week of March 23, 2020. Knowing the vast need for outpatient services would still be required by patients and families in the program, Weisman Children’s team worked tirelessly to quickly switch the program to a Telehealth platform beginning March 25, 2020.
“It was very important to us to not have patients lose a lot of therapy time during this pandemic, but we also wanted to keep everyone safe and follow the recommendations of the CDC and the New Jersey Department of Health. Telehealth was the obvious answer and we are very proud to be one of the first outpatient programs that began to offer these services to our families,” said Corinne Taylor-Walls, PT, DPT, Director of Outpatient Services for Weisman Children’s...
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