Author Archives: akaptao

09 Feb
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A Permanent Fix to the Therapy Cap: Improved Access for Medicare Patients Comes With Pending APTA-Opposed Cut to PTA Payment

Ending the hard cap has been a high priority for APTA. Source: APTA Feed A Permanent Fix to the Therapy Cap: Improved Access for Medicare Patients Comes With Pending APTA-Opposed Cut to PTA Payment

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07 Feb
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PT, PTA Education Leadership Institute Accepting Applications for a Program That Inspires, Empowers, and Connects

Being a director for a PT or PTA education program can seem as lonely as it is overwhelming—but it doesn’t have to be that way. Source: APTA Feed PT, PTA Education Leadership Institute Accepting Applications for a Program That Inspires, ...

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07 Feb
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From PT Pintcast: Now's the Time to Embrace Outcomes Registries

Association-run registries also serve another important function: helping providers get a handle on the seemingly inevitable move toward value-based health care. Source: APTA Feed From PT Pintcast: Now's the Time to Embrace Outcomes Registries

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06 Feb
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'Choose More Movement and Better Health': APTA Releases New #ChoosePT Video

 ”Choose more movement and better health. Choose physical therapy.” Source: APTA Feed 'Choose More Movement and Better Health': APTA Releases New #ChoosePT Video

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06 Feb
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Making Transformation Possible: Panelists at APTA Event Explore Paths Toward Rethinking Pain Management

“The truth is, most people don’t feel really great on opioids.” Source: APTA Feed Making Transformation Possible: Panelists at APTA Event Explore Paths Toward Rethinking Pain Management

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05 Feb
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APTA Learning Center Offerings Will be Included in aPTitude CE Resource

In the coming months, APTA will add its complete catalog of Learning Center courses to aPTitude. Source: APTA Feed APTA Learning Center Offerings Will be Included in aPTitude CE Resource

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05 Feb
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BuzzFeed Features Physical Therapy 'Success Stories'

  “I owe [my physical therapist] my mobility and my life without pain.” Source: APTA Feed BuzzFeed Features Physical Therapy 'Success Stories'

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02 Feb
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With Deadline Looming, APTA Members, Patients, Multiple Organizations Press on for Therapy Cap Repeal

Here’s a quick rundown of what APTA and others have been doing to call attention to therapy cap repeal. Source: APTA Feed With Deadline Looming, APTA Members, Patients, Multiple Organizations Press on for Therapy Cap Repeal

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02 Feb
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From PT in Motion: PTs Should Cultivate Their Knowledge of Medical Marijuana

Because it is often used to treat pain symptoms…marijuana is “very relevant” for a PT. Source: APTA Feed From PT in Motion: PTs Should Cultivate Their Knowledge of Medical Marijuana

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31 Jan
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In Wake of Nassar Conviction, PT Points to Need for Patient Education on Legitimate Pelvic Physical Therapy

“For women with pelvic floor disorders, it is difficult enough to battle the stigma, shame and guilt often associated with these conditions.” Source: APTA Feed In Wake of Nassar Conviction, PT Points to Need for Patient Education on Legitimate Pelvic ...

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