The Practice Toolbox was developed as a resource for members seeking information on practice-related issues. Volunteer members have put this collection of resources together in order to guide colleagues in thoughtful decision-making in the area of practice management.
The toolbox is divided into four sections:
- Business Development Resources
- Marketing/Communications Resources
- Clinical Resources
- Frequently Asked Questions
Many of the documents can be downloaded and modified according to member needs. Links to additional resources have been added to many of these documents and folders in order to provide further information. Be sure to view our practice glossary to quickly identify terms that may be new to you.
Business Development Resources
What is a National Provider Identification Number (NPI)?
What is CAQH?
What is Tax ID/EIN Number?
Gross Budgeting for a New Practice
Business Structure & FAQs
Putting Your Business Plan Together
Taking the Plunge
Client Intake Form
Hand Therapy Referral/Prescription
Client Satisfaction Survey
Fax Cover Sheet
Patient Therapy Agreement
Seasonal Marketing Ideas
Grass Roots Marketing
Hand Care Tips
Hand Care Gift Basket Ideas
Checklist When Visiting Referrals
New Referral Source (thank you note)
Established Referral Source (thank you note)
Coding for Orthotics and Supplies
L Code Resources
- Orthosis Picture Library
- Clinical Treatment Pearls
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ Casts and Orthoses
FAQ Elastic Therapeutic Taping
FAQ Orthosis Adjustment and Repair
FAQ What's Included in an L Code
FAQ Orthoses Related CPT Changes for 2018
FAQ Cost Determination for an Orthosis