Author Archives: akaptao

11 Dec
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The New Postacute Care Payment Systems: 5 Tips to Help You Find Your Way

The reality is that PDPM and PDGM are here, and PTs and PTAs must now learn how to navigate the changed landscapes—and help dispel misunderstandings. Source: APTA Feed The New Postacute Care Payment Systems: 5 Tips to Help You Find ...

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10 Dec
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From Choose PT.com and Move Forward Radio: 'Dancing With the Stars' Dancer and the Show's PT Talk About Keeping the Cast in Shape

“A lot of the accolades we get are because of [Gina Minchella,the show’s physical therapist].” Source: APTA Feed From Choose PT.com and Move Forward Radio: 'Dancing With the Stars' Dancer and the Show's PT Talk About Keeping the Cast in ...

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09 Dec
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Study: Among Individuals Who Qualify for Medicare Due to Disability, Opioid Overdose Deaths Nearly 5 Times Higher Than Total US Rate

Among Medicare beneficiaries, enrollees younger than 65 who qualify for benefits due to disability make up 15% of the overall Medicare population, but account for 81% of overdose deaths. Source: APTA Feed Study: Among Individuals Who Qualify for Medicare Due ...

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02 Dec
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Veteran and Emerging Physical Therapy Leaders Speak Out

Emerging and well-established physical therapy leaders share their perspectives on the profession. Source: APTA Feed Veteran and Emerging Physical Therapy Leaders Speak Out

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27 Nov
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Study: For Children With Autism, Yoga Improves Motor Skills, May Buffer 'Cascading' Effects

Could improved motor skills help with other deficits associated with autism spectrum disorder? Source: APTA Feed Study: For Children With Autism, Yoga Improves Motor Skills, May Buffer 'Cascading' Effects

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26 Nov
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Getting a Handle on the Fee Schedule, Part 2: 4 Things to Know About the KX Modifier, MIPS, Dry Needling, and Revocation

More on the final fee schedule: KX modifier, dry needling, MIPS, and revocations. Source: APTA Feed Getting a Handle on the Fee Schedule, Part 2: 4 Things to Know About the KX Modifier, MIPS, Dry Needling, and Revocation

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22 Nov
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Getting a Handle on the Fee Schedule: 6 Things to Know About the New PTA Modifier and Estimated 2021 Cut

6 concepts that can help you understand what the profession is facing. Source: APTA Feed Getting a Handle on the Fee Schedule: 6 Things to Know About the New PTA Modifier and Estimated 2021 Cut

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20 Nov
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CMS Rule on Hospital Price Transparency Sets the Stage for Major Shift in Public Access to Charges for Services

CMS is pressing hospitals to be more transparent in sharing prices for services, including physical therapy. Source: APTA Feed CMS Rule on Hospital Price Transparency Sets the Stage for Major Shift in Public Access to Charges for Services

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18 Nov
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Does Everyone Have a Unique Muscle Activation 'Fingerprint?' Researchers Say Yes

Researchers say humans possess muscle activation “signatures” that are as unique to each individual as fingerprints or iris structure. Source: APTA Feed Does Everyone Have a Unique Muscle Activation 'Fingerprint?' Researchers Say Yes

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15 Nov
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New APTA Campaign Makes Membership Personal—And Offers Prizes

APTA’s new membership campaign that builds on connections—and offers rewards to members who make them. Source: APTA Feed New APTA Campaign Makes Membership Personal—And Offers Prizes

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