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19 Apr
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Inpatient Payment Proposed Rule Eliminates '2 Midnight' Reductions, Delivers 1-Time Increase to Hospitals

April 19, 2016: According to a proposed rule, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) will not only back away from payment cuts associated with the “2 midnight” rule in 2017, but will actually award hospitals a .6% increase in ...

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18 Apr
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PT Sue Falsone, MLB's First Female Head Trainer, Featured in Huffington Post Interview

April 18, 2016: The Huffington Post continues its conversations on the future of physical therapy with notable physical therapists (PTs). This time, the focus is on former LA Dodgers Head Trainer Sue Falsone, PT, MS, ATC, CSCS, SCS. Source: APTA ...

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15 Apr
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Can Care Meet the Need? Studies Show Arthritis Prevalence Is Growing, but Care System has 'Substantial Room for Improvement'

April 15, 2016: Two studies outline separate-but-related challenges when it comes to arthritis care. Source: APTA Feed Can Care Meet the Need? Studies Show Arthritis Prevalence Is Growing, but Care System has 'Substantial Room for Improvement'

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15 Apr
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2016 House of Delegates Motions Now Posted

April 6, 2016: APTA members can now access the first official packet of motions that will be considered by the 2016 APTA House of Delegates (House) when it convenes June 6-8 in Nashville, Tennessee. Source: APTA Feed 2016 House of ...

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15 Apr
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2016 House of Delegates Motions Now Posted

April 6, 2016: APTA members can now access the first official packet of motions that will be considered by the 2016 APTA House of Delegates (House) when it convenes June 6-8 in Nashville, Tennessee. Source: APTA Feed 2016 House of ...

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14 Apr
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PTs Make the Top 20 in List of Top 200 Jobs

April 14, 2016: If you’re a physical therapist (PT), consider yourself fortunate: according to a job search website, you’re number 19 among the “top 200 jobs” in the US. Source: APTA Feed PTs Make the Top 20 in List of ...

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14 Apr
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Man With Paralysis Continues to Make Gains Via Technology That Allows Thought-Controlled Movement

April 14, 2016: A man who is quadriplegic continues to make advances in his ability to control his hand through an electronic neural bypass system. Source: APTA Feed Man With Paralysis Continues to Make Gains Via Technology That Allows Thought-Controlled ...

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13 Apr
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PTs Among Recipients of Global Health Award

April 13, 2016: Physical therapy makes the world a better place, and now 3 members of the profession are being recognized for doing exactly that. Source: APTA Feed PTs Among Recipients of Global Health Award

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13 Apr
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PTs Among Recipients of Global Health Award

April 13, 2016: Physical therapy makes the world a better place, and now 3 members of the profession are being recognized for doing exactly that. Source: APTA Feed PTs Among Recipients of Global Health Award

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13 Apr
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The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in Local News, April 2016

April 13, 2016: An occasional series that highlights recent, mostly local media coverage of physical therapy and APTA members, April 2016 edition. Source: APTA Feed The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in Local News, April 2016

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