Pediatric Services

LifeLine Partners, Inc. provides a multitude of Pediatric Services, including the following:

pinred.gif (1013 bytes) Pediatric Sleep Disorder Program
pinred.gif (1013 bytes) Pediatric Pulmonary Therapy Program
pinred.gif (1013 bytes) Pediatric Physical Therapy Services
pinred.gif (1013 bytes) Pediatric Sports Injury Rehabilitation


Pediatric Sleep Disorder Program:

Symptoms and Indications for Pediatric sleep studies:
Snoring, noisy breathing and/or pauses in breathing
Attention Deficit Disorder
Extreme daytime sleepiness
Difficulty in falling or staying asleep
Irritability
Odd sleep behaviors (sleep walking, bed wetting, and/or nightmares)
Obesity or recent weight gain
Falling asleep in class or other activities
Poor study habits
Maxio-facial abnormalities

Advantages for Referring to LifeLine Partners:
Designated pediatric sleep room so that 1 parent can stay overnight with child
Able to perform Diagnostic, CPAP Titration and Multiple Sleep Latency studies
Test scored within 24-48 hours
Home setting with cable television, DVD and toys
Testing 7 nights per week
Nationally Accredited Sleep Center
Registered Technicians with prior pediatric experience
Board Certified Sleep Specialist available for consult
Breakfast
Exercise and Dietary counseling available
Transportation available
All pre-certification and scheduling done by LifeLine Partners
Patient scheduled within 24-48 hours after referral


Pediatric Pulmonary Therapy Program:

Pulmonary Rehabilitation for Cystic Fibrosis & Asthma

 “Findings clearly demonstrate benefits of a systemic exercise training program on components of physical fitness in patients with Cystic Fibrosis” (Pediatr Pulmonol. 2007 Oct;43:953-64).   “Physically active Cystic Fibrosis patients preserve good cardiopulmonary function into adulthood” (Respiration. 2008;76:413-20).

Appropriate age: Ages 8 and older
Parents or Guardian must accompany children under 12 years old to therapy

Other pediatric areas of therapy at Lifeline Partners:
Cardiac/Pulmonary (Asthma)
Orthopedic/Musculoskeletal
Neurological
Sports injuries
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis

Advantages for your Patients and Staff:
Patients SCHEDULED and EVALUATED within 72 hours of referral. 
INSURANCE PRE-CERTIFICATION and VERIFICATION performed by LIFELINE PARTNERS staff.  TRANSPORTATION is available.


Pediatric Physical Therapy Services:

Physical Therapy available with Physician referral.
Appropriate age:   Ages 8 and older
Parents or Guardian must accompany children to therapy

Specializing in:                         
Cardiac/Pulmonary (Asthma, Cystic Fibrosis)
Orthopedic/Musculoskeletal
Neurological
Sports injuries
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis

Advantages for your Patients and Staff:
Patients SCHEDULED and EVALUATED within 72 hours of referral. 
INSURANCE PRE-CERTIFICATION and VERIFICATION performed by LIFELINE PARTNERS staff.  TRANSPORTATION is available.


Pediatric Sports Injury Rehabilitation:

LIFELINE PARTNERS can provide comprehensive physical therapy to facilitate athletes’ early return to activity.  Services appropriate for your adolescent and adult patients.

Transportation Available
Pre-certification, verification and scheduling performed by LIFELINE PARTNERS.