Telerehab resources for practitioners

A best practice guide to telerehabilitation

Telerehab training checklist

We have produced a training checklist for students and practitioners. This will allow you to reflect on and assess your knowledge of various areas of telerehabilitation. It can be used as an educational resource either on its own or together with the Telerehab Toolkit.

Useful general resources

American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)

Articles and guidance on implementing telehealth in practice. You need to register to access full articles but this is free.

British Association of Prosthetists and Orthotists (BAPO)

Guidance on virtual patient assessments for prosthetists and orthotists including decision tools

Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)

Library of digital physiotherapy resources, including guidance on GDPR, face-to-face vs. remote decision-making, digital physiotherapy case studies including interviews with top tips and more.

Health Education England TECS practice learning toolkit

A Technology Enabled Care Services (TECS) toolkit for students, educators and universities across all allied health professions.

Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP)

Guidance on remote consultation and triaging.

Royal College of Occupational Therapists (RCOT)

Guidance on digital occupational therapy.

Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT)

Useful telehealth resource for a range of practitioners, not just speech and language therapists. Includes guidance on consent, information governance, selecting a platform and ‘how-to’ guides, with links to national guidance and other resources.

University of Oxford and Barts Health NHS Trust

Guides to video consultations in the NHS (including accessible guides for patients).