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10 Mar
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HHS: 30-Day Readmissions Are Down – For Real

March 10, 2016: Hospital 30-day readmission rates are dropping and, with it, concerns that hospitals are accomplishing the decreases through ramped-up use of “observation status” stays that would allow them to do an end-run around potential readmission penalties. Source: APTA ...

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10 Mar
0

Oregon First State to Sign On to PT, PTA Licensure Compact

March 8, 2016: Oregon has made physical therapy history by becoming the first state to join the Physical Therapy Licensure Compact. Source: APTA Feed Oregon First State to Sign On to PT, PTA Licensure Compact

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10 Mar
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Oregon First State to Sign On to PT, PTA Licensure Compact

March 8, 2016: Oregon has made physical therapy history by becoming the first state to join the Physical Therapy Licensure Compact. Source: APTA Feed Oregon First State to Sign On to PT, PTA Licensure Compact

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09 Mar
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The Fastest-Growing of the Fastest-Growing: PTs, PTAs Near the Top of Employment Growth Projections

March 9, 2016: The health care employment outlook is projected to grow rapidly in the next 3 years, and physical therapy-related professions aren’t just a part of that growth—they’re among the leaders. Source: APTA Feed The Fastest-Growing of the Fastest-Growing: ...

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09 Mar
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The Fastest-Growing of the Fastest-Growing: PTs, PTAs Near the Top of Employment Growth Projections

March 9, 2016: The health care employment outlook is projected to grow rapidly in the next 3 years, and physical therapy-related professions aren’t just a part of that growth—they’re among the leaders. Source: APTA Feed The Fastest-Growing of the Fastest-Growing: ...

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09 Mar
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Newest Report on Burden of Musculoskeletal Conditions Now Available

March 9, 2016: The latest edition of a wide-ranging report brings high-powered data to something physical therapists and physical therapist assistants know at a very personal level—the overwhelming prevalence of musculoskeletal conditions among the US population. Source: APTA Feed Newest ...

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09 Mar
0

Newest Report on Burden of Musculoskeletal Conditions Now Available

March 9, 2016: The latest edition of a wide-ranging report brings high-powered data to something physical therapists and physical therapist assistants know at a very personal level—the overwhelming prevalence of musculoskeletal conditions among the US population. Source: APTA Feed Newest ...

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09 Mar
0

Malpractice Claims Report Shows Increases for PTs, PTAs

March 9, 2016: The growth of the physical therapy profession over the past 5 years seems to be bringing another increase with it—the cost of malpractice claims filed against physical therapists (PTs) and physical therapist assistants (PTAs). Source: APTA Feed ...

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09 Mar
0

Malpractice Claims Report Shows Increases for PTs, PTAs

March 9, 2016: The growth of the physical therapy profession over the past 5 years seems to be bringing another increase with it—the cost of malpractice claims filed against physical therapists (PTs) and physical therapist assistants (PTAs). Source: APTA Feed ...

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08 Mar
0

Moffat Honored Through Creation of Endowed Chair at NYU

March 8, 2016: Physical therapy leader Marilyn Moffat, PT, PhD, DPT, FAPTA, was recently recognized by New York University’s Department of Physical Therapy for her excellence as an educator, researcher, and physical therapist—excellence that has led to the creation of ...

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