Insurance Coverage, Costs, and Barriers to Care for Outpatient Musculoskeletal Therapy and Rehabilitation Services.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Therapy and rehabilitation services improve patients' lives. Changes in health care insurance policies and coverage substantially influence out-of-pocket costs for patients and their families. This may lead to variability in services and barriers to appropriate health care. This commentary highlights the current variability and barriers for therapy and rehabilitation services.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Carvalho, E; Bettger, JP; Goode, AP

Published Date

  • September 2017

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 78 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 312 - 314

PubMed ID

  • 28963265

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC6021174

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0029-2559

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.18043/ncm.78.5.312


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States