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25 May
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CDC: 1 in 3 Rural Residents Has Arthritis; Over 50% of Those Experience Activity Limitations

May 25, 2017: CDC: 1 in 3 Rural Residents Has Arthritis; Over 50% of Those Experience Activity Limitations Source: APTA Feed CDC: 1 in 3 Rural Residents Has Arthritis; Over 50% of Those Experience Activity Limitations

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24 May
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Trump Budget Cuts to Medicaid, Research, Food Programs Cause Concern, But Will They Survive?

The Trump budget contains some concerning proposals, says APTA. Source: APTA Feed Trump Budget Cuts to Medicaid, Research, Food Programs Cause Concern, But Will They Survive?

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23 May
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APTA to Senate: House Version of AHCA Would Reduce Access to Care

APTA makes its case against the current AHCA to members of the Senate. Source: APTA Feed APTA to Senate: House Version of AHCA Would Reduce Access to Care

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22 May
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Two New Bills in House Focus on Expanding Telehealth in Medicare, Opening up Possibilities for PTs

Telehealth could be playing a much more prominent role in Medicare. Source: APTA Feed Two New Bills in House Focus on Expanding Telehealth in Medicare, Opening up Possibilities for PTs

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19 May
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From PTJ: Urinary Incontinence Often Accompanied by Low Back Pain

Have a patient with UI? Better ask about LBP too, researchers say. Source: APTA Feed From PTJ: Urinary Incontinence Often Accompanied by Low Back Pain

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19 May
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Cardiac Bundling Program, CJR Expansion, Won't Happen Until January 2018

CMS says that startup of the new cardiac bundling program will be delayed until January, 2018. Source: APTA Feed Cardiac Bundling Program, CJR Expansion, Won't Happen Until January 2018

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17 May
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The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in Local News, May 2017

Good Stuff: PTs, PTAs, students, and the profession in the news. Source: APTA Feed The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in Local News, May 2017

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16 May
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'Locum Tenens' for PTs Set to Begin in June

Many PTs will soon be able to provide continuity of care while they’re away from their patients. Source: APTA Feed 'Locum Tenens' for PTs Set to Begin in June

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16 May
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New Canadian Guidelines Seek to Move Physicians Toward Nondrug Treatments for Pain

New Canadian pain treatment guidelines shift toward nondrug treatments. Source: APTA Feed New Canadian Guidelines Seek to Move Physicians Toward Nondrug Treatments for Pain

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15 May
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APTA Physical Therapy Outcomes Registry Is Qualified by CMS to Submit Quality Data

The Registry clears a big hurdle from CMS. Source: APTA Feed APTA Physical Therapy Outcomes Registry Is Qualified by CMS to Submit Quality Data

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