Author Archives: akaptao

15 Aug
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Study: Prevalence of Knee OA Today Twice What It Was 75 Years Ago

We weren’t built for today’s less physically active lifestyles. And our knees show it. Source: APTA Feed Study: Prevalence of Knee OA Today Twice What It Was 75 Years Ago

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14 Aug
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Technological Possibilities, Practical Challenges: Report Looks at Assistive Technologies in the Workplace

August 14, 2017: Assistive technologies to help individuals in the workplace are developing at a rapid rate, but if the promise of these technologies is to be fully realized then thinking around access, user training, reimbursement, and other barriers needs ...

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11 Aug
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Population Health Resources Help PTs, PTAs Make the Case for Employer-Sponsored Programs

Increasingly, employers are warming to an idea already familiar to many PTs and PTAs. Source: APTA Feed Population Health Resources Help PTs, PTAs Make the Case for Employer-Sponsored Programs

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10 Aug
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APTA Formalizes Partnerships with Special Olympics, Move Together, AAOMPT

August 10, 2017: APTA Formalizes Partnerships with Special Olympics, Move Together, AAOMPT Source: APTA Feed APTA Formalizes Partnerships with Special Olympics, Move Together, AAOMPT

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09 Aug
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Shaping the Future of PT Clinical Education: Your Perspective Needed

Your input is needed on the future of PT clinical education. Source: APTA Feed Shaping the Future of PT Clinical Education: Your Perspective Needed

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09 Aug
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You Down With QPP? Watch and See (And Take the Quiz)

You down with OPP? Source: APTA Feed You Down With QPP? Watch and See (And Take the Quiz)

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08 Aug
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From PTJ: PTs Should Wake Up to Their Role in Promoting Sleep Health

The old “you snooze, you lose” adage couldn’t be further from the truth. Source: APTA Feed From PTJ: PTs Should Wake Up to Their Role in Promoting Sleep Health

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07 Aug
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APTA Reaches 100K Member Milestone

It’s official: APTA is now 100,000 members strong. Source: APTA Feed APTA Reaches 100K Member Milestone

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04 Aug
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Opioid Crisis in the News: More than 1 in 3 Americans Prescribed Opioids in 2015

The country’s opioid crisis is deeply rooted, and its effects are wide-ranging. Source: APTA Feed Opioid Crisis in the News: More than 1 in 3 Americans Prescribed Opioids in 2015

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03 Aug
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Final Inpatient Payment Rule Increases ACH Payments by $2.4 Billion, Cuts LTCH Payments by $110 million

Final CMS hospital payment rule: some good news for ACHs, some bad news for LTCHs. Source: APTA Feed Final Inpatient Payment Rule Increases ACH Payments by .4 Billion, Cuts LTCH Payments by 0 million

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