Telerehabilitation Store and Forward Applications: A Review of Applications and Privacy Considerations in Physical and Occupational Therapy Practice

  • Christopher Peterson Hartford Healthcare Rehabilitation Network, Hartford, CT
  • Valerie Watzlaf Department of Health Information Management, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh

Abstract

An overview of store and forward applications commonly used in physical and occupational therapy practice is reviewed with respect to regulation, privacy, security, and clinical applications. A privacy and security checklist provides a clear reference of pertinent regulatory issues regarding these software applications. A case study format is used to highlight clinical applications of store and forward software features. Important considerations of successful implementation of store and forward applications are also identified and discussed.

  

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Published
2015-01-29
How to Cite
Peterson, C., & Watzlaf, V. (2015). Telerehabilitation Store and Forward Applications: A Review of Applications and Privacy Considerations in Physical and Occupational Therapy Practice. International Journal of Telerehabilitation, 6(2), 75–84. https://doi.org/10.5195/ijt.2014.6161
Section
Privacy and Security