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October 9, 2019: Fewer than 48 hours after the launch of a new Medicare payment system for skilled nursing facilities (SNFs), APTA began receiving word from physical therapists (PTs) and physical therapist assistants (PTAs) that a number of providers were announcing layoffs or shifts to PRN roles with reduced hours and fewer or no benefits.

 

Source: APTA Feed

APTA: New SNF Payment System Should Drive Quality Patient Care, Not Staff Layoffs