Entries by Tom Jorno

The Role of Social Determinants of Health

The Role of Social Determinants of Health Nick Blonski, SPT As a student physical therapist at the university of New Mexico I have had the opportunity to work in a pro bono lab and volunteer at an adult men’s homeless shelter. Having these chances to work with an underserved population and having to problem solving…

Let’s Talk About Food

Let’s Talk About Food Nick Blonski, UNM DPT ’21 As physical therapists in the world of direct access many times we are the first people to welcome physical therapists into the world of health care. One of our main jobs as physical therapists is to do a comprehensive systems screen and provide a full evaluation…

COVID-19 Telehealth Program.

COVID-19 Telehealth Program Purpose The COVID-19 Telehealth Program will provide $200 million in funding, appropriated by Congress as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, to help health care providers provide connected care services to patients at their homes or mobile locations in response to the novel Coronavirus 2019 disease (COVID-19) pandemic.On April…