Therapy Training | Working in Long-Term Care

Our Clinical Advantage

As a leading provider of rehab services to long-term care centers, Evergreen Rehab recognizes the importance of therapy training and education to our employees, our clients, and our company.

Our goal is to ensure that Evergreen therapists receive the highest caliber training and continuing education to assure that they have the knowledge and skills necessary to consistently maintain and improve patient care. Our Clinical Services Department and Compliance Department work together to educate and train our staff to achieve the best possible clinical outcomes. 

We have a commitment to continuing education for all staff.

We set high standards of excellence with equal prioritization of patient-centered treatment, documentation, and claims submission.

Evergreen offers:

Educational Programs – Our Educational Reimbursement program, a standard full-time employee benefit,  is designed to encourage professional advancement and competence.

Employee Orientation – Each new therapist completes a designated orientation process upon hire.

Clinical Documentation — Evergreen utilizes an advanced web-based software program called Optima.  This system captures all clinical documentation and billing for the therapist. Comprehensive system training is provided.

Program Development – Evergreen offers training on enhanced facility program offerings utilizing advanced Modalities equipment including Accelerated Care Plus (ACP) and VitalStim®.

Medicare Guidelines
– We keep therapists and clients current to the latest CMS initiatives through educational calls, emails, and bulletins in order to assist with navigation through the complex world of Medicare guidelines.

PPS Essentials –All Evergreen Rehab Directors receive education regarding therapy’s role in MDS 3.0 utilization and the PPS reimbursement system.

ICD-9 Coding / CPT Coding –Regular updates are provided to assist the therapist in understanding the requirements of coding.

Denials Management – Continuous documentation and system reviews assure clean claim processing.