Author Archives: akaptao

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 ...

Read More
07 Mar
0

Jimmo Advocates Back in Court, Alleging CMS Hasn't Lived Up to its Agreement to Educate Stakeholders

March 7, 2016: Three years after a settlement was reached, the Jimmo v Sibelius battle has returned to court. Source: APTA Feed Jimmo Advocates Back in Court, Alleging CMS Hasn't Lived Up to its Agreement to Educate Stakeholders

Read More
07 Mar
0

Jimmo Advocates Back in Court, Alleging CMS Hasn't Lived Up to its Agreement to Educate Stakeholders

March 7, 2016: Three years after a settlement was reached, the Jimmo v Sibelius battle has returned to court. Source: APTA Feed Jimmo Advocates Back in Court, Alleging CMS Hasn't Lived Up to its Agreement to Educate Stakeholders

Read More
04 Mar
0

Therapy Cap Repeal Amendment Gives Senators an Opportunity to Keep Up the Drumbeat to End a Flawed Policy

March 4, 2016: Two US senators are working to keep repeal of the Medicare therapy cap front-of-mind on Capitol Hill. Source: APTA Feed Therapy Cap Repeal Amendment Gives Senators an Opportunity to Keep Up the Drumbeat to End a Flawed ...

Read More
04 Mar
0

Therapy Cap Repeal Amendment Gives Senators an Opportunity to Keep Up the Drumbeat to End a Flawed Policy

March 4, 2016: Two US senators are working to keep repeal of the Medicare therapy cap front-of-mind on Capitol Hill. Source: APTA Feed Therapy Cap Repeal Amendment Gives Senators an Opportunity to Keep Up the Drumbeat to End a Flawed ...

Read More
04 Mar
0

Medicare Reaches Value-Based Payment Goal a Year Ahead of Schedule

March 4, 2016: Medicare’s march toward payment systems that are tied to value and not volume has been moving along at a faster-than-expected clip, according to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Source: APTA Feed Medicare Reaches Value-Based ...

Read More
04 Mar
0

Medicare Reaches Value-Based Payment Goal a Year Ahead of Schedule

March 4, 2016: Medicare’s march toward payment systems that are tied to value and not volume has been moving along at a faster-than-expected clip, according to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Source: APTA Feed Medicare Reaches Value-Based ...

Read More
03 Mar
0

US Obesity Rates Nearing 1 in 3 Adults; Physical Activity Rates Looking Better

March 3, 2016: At a rate of 30% in 2015, Americans are more obese than ever, according to data from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). But there are some bright spots when it comes to rates ...

Read More
03 Mar
0

US Obesity Rates Nearing 1 in 3 Adults; Physical Activity Rates Looking Better

March 3, 2016: At a rate of 30% in 2015, Americans are more obese than ever, according to data from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). But there are some bright spots when it comes to rates ...

Read More
02 Mar
0

From PT in Motion Magazine: Get the Basics on CMS Bundling Program for TKA, THA

March 2, 2016: Remember, back last year, when the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) said it would be moving from fee-for-service models and toward more outcomes-based payment systems? It wasn’t kidding. Source: APTA Feed From PT in Motion ...

Read More