About Virtual Physiotherapy
Rehabplus have been providing Virtual Physiotherapy since 2016, although during the Covid-19 pandemic virtual treatment has seen a significant increase in demand.
Rehabplus are a leading UK provider of remote physiotherapy services. As technology has advanced so as our ability to offer remote services. We utilise a global leading software in Physitrack/Physiapp to undertake our telehealth consultations.
Virtual treatment is used to help with the pain relief, healing and rehabilitation of most medical and surgical conditions.
Physiotherapy is an appropriate treatment modality for a range of muscle, joint and nerve conditions whether resulting from injury, illness or disability.
The evidence base suggests that upto 60% of musculsoskeletal conditions can be managed remotely via exercise therapy physiotherapy programmes, lifestyle modifications and other ways you can reduce further muscle and joint problems.
Review our Virtual FAQ's for more information.
What is Virtual Physiotherapy? How does it work?
Rehabplus virtual physiotherapy appointments are one-to-one video consultations delivered by Chartered Physiotherapists using Physiapp, an industry leading clinical web application designed specifically for Physiotherapy and telehealth consultations.
How do I use Physiapp?
How do I download Physiapp?
Download PhysiApp from the App Store or Google Play (free) or go to www.physiapp.com on your computer
Who do I speak on my virtual online physiotherapy consultation?
All Rehabplus physiotherapists are registered with the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP).
What will happen during my virtual appointment?
What happens ahead of my first virtual appointment?
> If possible, please read all guidance set out in the email sent by our operations team, which confirms instructions ahead of your first appointment. Please download the app from the Google and Apple app stores as this will save time at the point of the consultation.
How much are private virtual appointments?
If you are a private patient looking to book a virtual appointment please either book online or call 01329 755 755 to book an appointment.
Whats the difference between virtual physiotherapy, telehealth and telephysio?
In essence, all these terms are the same. Telehealth has been the long established term for the provision of any healthcare services delivered utilising telephone or technology instead of being delivered in person by a clinical practitioner.
What do I do if I need to reschedule my virtual appointment?
If you need to change your virtual appointment please contact our operations centre on 01329 755 755 who will reschedule your appointment to a mutually convenient time. Please ensure you provide a minimum of 24 hours notice or you may incur a late cancellation fee or have a session deducted from your session allocation if treatment is being funded by a third party.
How do I know if my device or connection is sufficient?
To make sure that your online physio appointment goes as we plan, please check your system ahead of the video call.