Neurological illnesses are long term. The treatment is very intensive and draining. The way back to the most autonomous lifestyle is accompanied by great challenges for patients and relatives. Success involves tiny, hard earned steps of progress. Intensive and continuous aftercare can help this process.
The Starting Point
In Germany, the conventional healthcare system actually puts the emphasis on the acute and early treatment, as well as on maintenance. In this sector, substantial sums are invested and the latest robots and devices are used. For many concerned parties, the new, effective and contemporary options of therapy for outpatients are however denied: The therapies are hardly known, scarce or not reimbursed by the funding agencies.