Outpatient FAQ

We invite you to click on the items below to get answers to frequently asked questions about outpatient rehabilitation.

How do I make an appointment for outpatient occupational or physical therapy?

Which insurance carriers are accepted at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital?

What does my insurance cover for physical and occupational therapy?

Who is responsible for obtaining pre-authorization for visits?

Who is responsible for providing the referral (insurance documentation) for therapy?

How is the referral for therapy different from the prescription for therapy?

How many visits am I allowed for therapy?

Will I always see the same therapist?

Will I be able to receive therapy for several different problems during the same appointment?

How long will my evaluation take?

How much does therapy cost?

How can questions about my bill be addressed?

What should I bring to my therapy sessions?

What should I wear to therapy?