Can subsidies be used when purchasing or renting rehabilitation products for fingers? Is it possible to try it? About professionals who are active in rehabilitation facilities

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For rehabilitation such as fingers, it is possible to train at home using support products. Purchase and rental of rehabilitation products can be incorporated by utilizing subsidies and trial services.

In addition, there are physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, etc. who support outpatient rehabilitation. Each is a rehabilitation specialist who has a program tailored to the target audience. Depending on what you need to rehabilitate, you will be supported by a physiotherapist, an occupational therapist, or a speech therapist. Here, let's take a look at each occupation that is closely related to rehabilitation.

A profession closely related to rehabilitation! What is the difference between PT / OT / ST?

Professionals closely related to rehabilitation

Rehabilitation of fingers and ankles can be done with auxiliary products. You can also use subsidies when purchasing or renting.

Training at a rehabilitation facility is conducted by a medical professional who holds the respective professional qualifications according to the target disability. In addition, the content of rehabilitation to be performed is different. Here, let's take a closer look at the professions that are closely related to rehabilitation.

Occupations that support rehabilitation

  • Physical therapist (PT)
  • Occupational therapist (OT)
  • Speech therapist (ST)

At the rehabilitation site, you can receive training by professionals called physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech therapists. The content of rehabilitation differs depending on each occupation.

"Physiotherapist (PT)" to rehabilitate the recovery of motor function

The scope of rehabilitation that a physiotherapist specializes in includes rehabilitation for people who have walking problems due to the aftereffects of an accident or illness, and rehabilitation to reduce pain in the fingers and feet. We provide exercise guidance and improvement guidance, warm the target area using specialized equipment, and use physical methods such as electrical treatment.

"Occupational therapist (OT)" who rehabilitates hands and fingers to recover daily activities

The scope of rehabilitation that occupational therapists specialize in is guidance and rehabilitation of movements necessary in daily life such as changing clothes and housework. Occupational therapists provide guidance so that you can rehabilitate your fingers using building blocks and perform actions such as toileting normally. In the daily life of people who need rehabilitation, we will rehabilitate the basic actions.

"Speech-language therapist (ST)" who rehabilitates words and swallows

The scope of rehabilitation that speech therapists specialize in is guidance and support for people who are unable to recover or swallow words. We provide pronunciation training and support through rehabilitation to recover from aspiration. In addition, speech therapists also rehabilitate developmental disorders that do not understand the language.

Physical therapists and occupational therapists provide rehabilitation support for physical movements and pain, and speech therapists provide rehabilitation support for disorders such as eating. The support method differs depending on each training range, but we will try to recover the function by the training method that is close to the person suffering from disability.

Home training with hand rehabilitation supplies! Let's make good use of subsidies At LAP Co., Ltd., you can try it for free before renting

Home training with hand rehabilitation equipment

We introduced physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech therapists who support us in rehabilitation. The range of rehabilitation varies depending on the qualification. Physical therapists and occupational therapists play an active role in the recovery of athletic ability and pain in daily life. A speech therapist plays an active role in recovering the function of words and swallowing.

If you want to recover your athletic ability, it is also effective to use rehabilitation products that you can easily use at home.

LAP Co., Ltd. sells hand rehabilitation aids. Subsidies have been paid from Kanagawa prefecture and can be used for purchase and rental costs. A free trial is also available, so please feel free to apply if you would like to try it.


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