The experts at Physicians Life Care Planning have been providing life care plans for over 40 years. We are the largest and most widely relied upon team of Board Certified Life Care Planners in Texas.
We are all practicing physicians who are all Board Certified in Physiatry, the medical specialty of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. Physiatrist have long been recognized as uniquely qualified to provide a strong medical foundation for life care plans.
We formulate life care plans that conform to the published, peer-reviewed Tenets, Methods and Best Practices of the American Academy of Physician Life Care Planners.
We’ve helped thousands of ill and injured Texans by providing life care plans to address acquired brain injuries, birth injuries, cerebral palsy, major burns, multiple trauma, spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, spinal injuries (intervertebral disc injuries), major joint injuries (hip, knee, shoulder), other orthopedic trauma (pelvic, long bone) injuries, burns, amputations, mild traumatic brain injury, and chronic pain injuries (spinal, CRPS, etc.).
Common Types of Injuries that Require Life Care Plans:
Aviation Injures commonly address Texans who have been injured in airport accidents, offshore helicopter accidents, oilrig transport accidents, helicopter accidents, helicopter crashes, private plane / general aviation accidents, and commercial airline accidents.
Drug & Medical Injuries not only address injuries sustained during a broad range of medical treatment and medical procedures, they also address illnesses which can be caused by dangerous drugs. The resulting injuries and illnesses can include various forms of cancer, lymphoma, neurotoxic injuries, cardiovascular injuries, brain damage, and chronic diseases.
Industrial Injuries in Texas commonly address Texans injured in drilling rig accidents, warehouse accidents, factory accidents, grain mill accidents, mines and mining accidents, plant and refinery accidents, construction site accidents, and paper mill accidents. Industrial accidents often necessitate life care plans that address neck and back injuries, shoulder injuries, broken bones, brain injuries, crush injures, and others.
Oilfield Injuries in Texas often result from land rig explosions, drilling rig accidents, blowouts, gas truck crashes and pipeline explosions. Oilfield injuries often include severe burns, amputations, traumatic brain injury, and musculoskeletal injuries.
Offshore Injuries in Texas often include tugboat and barge accidents, basket transfer accidents, boat accidents, cruise ship accidents, dive boat accidents, dredge accidents, gangway accidents, jack-up rig accidents, and others. Offshore injuries can result in severe back injuries, lost limbs, head and brain injuries, and exposure related injuries.
Plant & Refinery Injuries in Texas commonly include burn injuries, spinal cord injuries, neck and back injuries and amputation and crushing injuries. Our life care planning physician have formulated life care plans for injured Texans sustained at chemical plants, at oil and gas refineries, and which resulted from plant explosions and defective machinery.
Railroad Injuries in Texas often address injuries sustained by Texans who have sustained hazardous materials exposure, or who have been injured as a result of train derailments or railroad crossing accidents. Unfortunately, these accidents often necessitate life care plans which address amputations, brain injuries, crush injuries, internal injuries, spinal cord injuries, burn injuries, broken bones, paralysis, and permanent disability.
Truck & Automobile Injuries in Texas commonly address orthopedic injuries, head and traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, amputations, whiplash, coup and countercoup injuries, burns, and more. These injuries are typically caused by various forms of impact, or fire.
What are the Clinical Objectives of a Life Care Plan?
According to the published, peer-reviewed tenets, methods and best practices advocated by the American Academy of Physician Life Care Planners, the Clinical Objectives of Life Care Planning are:
- Diminish or eliminate physical and psychological pain and suffering.
- Reach and maintain the highest level of function given an individual’s unique circumstance.
- Prevent complications to which an individual’s unique physical and mental conditions predispose them.
- Afford the individual the best possible quality of life in light of their condition.
What Types of Medical Treatment are Included in Texas Life Care Plans
The American Academy of Physician Life Care Planners categorizes Future Medical Recommendations according to the following structure:
- Physician Services
- Routine Diagnostics
- Laboratory Studies
- Rehabilitation Services
- Equipment & Supplies
- Nursing & Attendant Care
- Environmental Modifications & Essential Services
- Acute Care Services
We Provide Board Certified Texas Life Care Planning Services
For over a decade, Physician Life Care Planning has provided the highest quality life care planning and damages valuation services in Texas. This includes providing life care plans for ill and injured individuals in Austin, Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Waco, Abilene, Midland-Odessa, Beaumont, Port Arthur, El Paso, Lubbock, Amarillo, Dallas – Fort Worth, Longview, Loreto, Brownsville, McAllen, Del Rio, Corpus Christi, Galveston, and more.
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Biographies and Curriculum Vitae for Certified Life Care Planners in Texas
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