Author Archives: akaptao

08 Dec
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PT Locum Tenens, Rehab Research Among Victories in New Health Care Legislation

The 21st Century Cures Acct contains some good news specifically for PTs and supporters of rehabilitation research. Source: APTA Feed PT Locum Tenens, Rehab Research Among Victories in New Health Care Legislation

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08 Dec
0

Researchers Find 'Unsettling' Uptick in Stroke Rates in Adults Under 55

Stroke rates among adults 55 and younger have been climbing. Source: APTA Feed Researchers Find 'Unsettling' Uptick in Stroke Rates in Adults Under 55

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06 Dec
0

From PT in Motion Magazine: Removing Roadblocks to Adherence

How can PTs  extend adherence after the conclusion of care and end the “revolving door” of treatment? Source: APTA Feed From PT in Motion Magazine: Removing Roadblocks to Adherence

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05 Dec
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CoHSTAR Research Center Accepting Postdoctoral and Faculty Fellowship Applications

PTs interested in playing a transformative role in physical therapy health services research now have a big chance to do just that. Source: APTA Feed CoHSTAR Research Center Accepting Postdoctoral and Faculty Fellowship Applications

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02 Dec
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2017 Slate of Candidates Posted

The 2017 Slate of Candidates for APTA national office is now posted on the APTA website. Source: APTA Feed 2017 Slate of Candidates Posted

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02 Dec
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Free Learning Lab on Partnering With ACOs Recorded and Ready

New Learning Lab recording: Partnering with ACOs. Source: APTA Feed Free Learning Lab on Partnering With ACOs Recorded and Ready

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01 Dec
0

Study: Research Indicates PT-Delivered CB Interventions Work for LBP – But Can They be Translated to Practice?

Researchers are confident that when PTs add CB interventions to their treatment of patients with back pain, outcomes improve–but there are questions about implementation. Source: APTA Feed Study: Research Indicates PT-Delivered CB Interventions Work for LBP – But Can They ...

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30 Nov
0

Researchers: A City's 'Stress Level' Could Affect Local Hospital Ratings

Could the amount of “stress” in a city affect a hospital’s CMS star ratings? Source: APTA Feed Researchers: A City's 'Stress Level' Could Affect Local Hospital Ratings

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29 Nov
0

Trump Taps Price for HHS, Verma for CMS

President-elect Donald Trump has announced that he will nominate Georgia Rep Tom Price for HHS secretary, and Seema Verma for CMS director. Source: APTA Feed Trump Taps Price for HHS, Verma for CMS

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28 Nov
0

Outpatient Payment, Home Health Fact Sheets Now Available From APTA

Now available to APTA members: context and details to help you understand final 2017 rules from CMS on the home health and outpatient prospective payment systems. Source: APTA Feed Outpatient Payment, Home Health Fact Sheets Now Available From APTA

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