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Kathy Shillue from Rehabilitation Services at BIDMC gives tips on how
avoid back pain. Watch the video
Tips for a Better Walking Workout
Did you know there is a proper way to walk? Learn how to get the
biggest physical benefit from your walking program by practicing proper
technique. BIDMC’s physical therapist Kathy Shillue gives five
practical tips. Watch the video
Handling Your Baby
BIDMC physical therapist Kathleen Shillue shares some tips on lifting
and holding your baby to avoid injuring your back. Watch the video
To ensure you have everything you need, we’d like to connect you to Wellist, our patient program which includes BIDMC support as well as vetted local resources, covering a wide range of services such as meal delivery, support groups and adaptive equipment.
Please access your personalized support recommendations by calling 855-WELLIST to speak with a Wellist Patient Support Coordinator.
We are here for you throughout your entire care journey.
The health and safety of our patients is our first priority within the Department of Outpatient Physical and Occupational Therapy. We are committed to providing the highest quality care to you and your family members. Our safety measures meet or exceed guidelines issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Massachusetts Department of Public Health for patient safety, workforce safety, personal protective equipment and infection control. Please refer to the BILH Safe Care pledge for additional information.