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19 Feb
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CPG: Avoid Surgery for Atraumatic Shoulder Pain

“Clinicians should not offer patients subacromial decompression surgery unprompted.” Source: APTA Feed CPG: Avoid Surgery for Atraumatic Shoulder Pain

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15 Feb
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Crazy Little Thing Called (APTA) Love

The stories show how APTA builds connections, strengthens the profession, and provides opportunities for professional growth. Source: APTA Feed Crazy Little Thing Called (APTA) Love

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13 Feb
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The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in the Media, February 2019

APTA members are amazing ambassadors for the profession. Source: APTA Feed The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in the Media, February 2019

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12 Feb
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From PTJ: PT, PTA Injuries Related to Patient Handling Still Common in LTC Settings

More than half of the therapy personnel surveyed said that they”never” or “rarely” use resident-lifting equipment. Source: APTA Feed From PTJ: PT, PTA Injuries Related to Patient Handling Still Common in LTC Settings

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11 Feb
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Proposed Rules on Electronic Health Information Seek Better Patient Access, More Interoperability

HHS is getting serious about making it as easy as possible for patients to access their health care records from just about any device, for free. Source: APTA Feed Proposed Rules on Electronic Health Information Seek Better Patient Access, More ...

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08 Feb
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New APTA Policy Priorities Push for a More Wellness-Oriented, Value-Based, and Accessible Health Care System

APTA believes leaves too many Americans underserved, including people with disabilities, chronic conditions, and opioid addiction. Source: APTA Feed New APTA Policy Priorities Push for a More Wellness-Oriented, Value-Based, and Accessible Health Care System

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08 Feb
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Check Your QPP Status (Again)

Medicare’s Quality Payment Program applies to qualifying PTs. Does that mean you?   Source: APTA Feed Check Your QPP Status (Again)

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06 Feb
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Researchers: Physical Therapy-Related Cochrane Reviews Largely Inconclusive

There may be good reasons for the higher rates, according to authors. Source: APTA Feed Researchers: Physical Therapy-Related Cochrane Reviews Largely Inconclusive

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05 Feb
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Study: More Evidence for Early Post-TKR Exercise Interventions 'Urgently Needed'

“Large variations between institutions and individuals exist as to what active inpatient therapy is prescribed.” Source: APTA Feed Study: More Evidence for Early Post-TKR Exercise Interventions 'Urgently Needed'

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05 Feb
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APTA Volunteer Opportunities Now Available

Positions for several Board of Directors-appointed groups are open. Source: APTA Feed APTA Volunteer Opportunities Now Available

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