Author Archives: akaptao

02 Jan
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Do-Over: Check Out PT in Motion Magazine's Most-Read Articles From 2017

While PT in Motion gears up for 2018, why not catch up on what you may have missed from last year? Source: APTA Feed Do-Over: Check Out PT in Motion Magazine's Most-Read Articles From 2017

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29 Dec
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Humana Lifts Prior Authorization Requirements for Physical Therapist Services

“This is great news for patients and PTs, but this change also presents a bigger opportunity.” Source: APTA Feed Humana Lifts Prior Authorization Requirements for Physical Therapist Services

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27 Dec
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From PTJ: New Health Promotion Model May Equip PTs to Address Wellness and Prevention

When it comes to prevention and wellness, these researchers believe a new clinical model could help bridge the gap between knowing and doing. Source: APTA Feed From PTJ: New Health Promotion Model May Equip PTs to Address Wellness and Prevention

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27 Dec
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New Tip Sheets Allow PTs, PTAs to Add Personalized Information

In search of a good way to communicate the value of physical therapy to your patients and the community at large? APTA can help.   Source: APTA Feed New Tip Sheets Allow PTs, PTAs to Add Personalized Information

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27 Dec
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Foundation Awards Research Grants, Kendall Scholarships

The Foundation has announced its latest round of scholarship and grant recipients. Source: APTA Feed Foundation Awards Research Grants, Kendall Scholarships

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22 Dec
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Inaction by Congress Triggers No-Exceptions Therapy Cap in 2018

“Congress’ inaction creates the worst-case scenario for patients and providers,” said APTA President Sharon Dunn, PT, PhD. Source: APTA Feed Inaction by Congress Triggers No-Exceptions Therapy Cap in 2018

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19 Dec
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APTA Urges CMS to Consider Ripple Effects of Medicare Advantage Changes for 2019

“Iin addition to making changes that improve that access, CMS needs to make sure it maintains the gains we’ve already made.”  Source: APTA Feed APTA Urges CMS to Consider Ripple Effects of Medicare Advantage Changes for 2019

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18 Dec
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Study: High-Intensity Exercise Shows Promise for Patients With PD

High intensity exercise for patients with PD shows promise, say researchers. Source: APTA Feed Study: High-Intensity Exercise Shows Promise for Patients With PD

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15 Dec
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PTJ: Research on Computer Gaming's Effectiveness in Physical Therapy Needs to Level Up

Active computer gaming had a “significant moderate effect” on cognition and balance, but but didn’t improve functional mobility reduce fear of falling. Source: APTA Feed PTJ: Research on Computer Gaming's Effectiveness in Physical Therapy Needs to Level Up

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15 Dec
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Government Affairs and Public Service Awards Nominations Due January 12, 2018

Do you know of an APTA member who in 2017 has gone above and beyond to advocate on behalf of the physical therapy profession at the federal level? Is there a member of Congress, staffer, or public figure who has ...

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