Author Archives: akaptao

02 Mar
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Washington Post: End of Therapy Cap a 'Long-Awaited Gift'

The therapy cap saga “reveals much about how health care financing often gets done—or undone—in Washington.” Source: APTA Feed Washington Post: End of Therapy Cap a 'Long-Awaited Gift'

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28 Feb
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Humana Coverage Limitations: More of the Same

Not much has changed–but that isn’t necessarily a good thing. Source: APTA Feed Humana Coverage Limitations: More of the Same

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28 Feb
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CMS to Study Administrative Burden of MIPS; PTs Can Participate

How burdensome is MIPS? Source: APTA Feed CMS to Study Administrative Burden of MIPS; PTs Can Participate

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28 Feb
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#PTTransforms Blog: Keeping the Patient at the Center of Pain Management

The #PTTransforms blog is back. Source: APTA Feed #PTTransforms Blog: Keeping the Patient at the Center of Pain Management

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27 Feb
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CDC Issues 'Call to Action' to Address Treatment Gaps for Children Experiencing TBI

“The management of TBI in children is complex and depends upon multiple service delivery systems that frequently do not provide systematic or coordinated care.” Source: APTA Feed CDC Issues 'Call to Action' to Address Treatment Gaps for Children Experiencing TBI

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27 Feb
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Pediatricians' Group Releases 'Choosing Wisely' List of Orthopedic Treatments to Question

Questions about the use of imaging, ultrasound, and orthotics. Source: APTA Feed Pediatricians' Group Releases 'Choosing Wisely' List of Orthopedic Treatments to Question

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26 Feb
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APTA's Updated Defensible Documentation Resource Provides Insight, Practical Tips, and More

APTA’s retooled webpage includes the latest on best practices in documentation. Source: APTA Feed APTA's Updated Defensible Documentation Resource Provides Insight, Practical Tips, and More

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23 Feb
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2018 CSM Largest Ever; News and Videos Now Available

Don’t miss out: daily news and videos are available online. Source: APTA Feed 2018 CSM Largest Ever; News and Videos Now Available

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21 Feb
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Payers Looking for More Coding Detail

The 59 modifier is a potential red flag for CMS and commercial payers. Source: APTA Feed Payers Looking for More Coding Detail

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20 Feb
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Spending on Health Care Projected to Increase 5.5% Annually Through 2026

One-fifth of the GDP by 2026. Source: APTA Feed Spending on Health Care Projected to Increase 5.5% Annually Through 2026

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