Author Archives: akaptao

22 Feb
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Cardiac Bundling Program Launch Still on Track After Executive Order

The Trump administration’s regulatory freeze won’t change the launch date of the new cardiac bundling program, according to HHS. Source: APTA Feed Cardiac Bundling Program Launch Still on Track After Executive Order

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21 Feb
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From PT in Motion: The Role of PTs and PTAs in Healthy Aging

 “A lot of myths need to be debunked about what normal aging reallyis, and we as physical therapists—the ‘movement experts’—should be out there leading the way.” Source: APTA Feed From PT in Motion: The Role of PTs and PTAs in ...

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17 Feb
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Federal Advocacy Forum Coming Just in Time; Registration Open Through February 24

The timing couldn’t be better for the 2017 Federal Advocacy Forum. Register now! Source: APTA Feed Federal Advocacy Forum Coming Just in Time; Registration Open Through February 24

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16 Feb
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Physical Therapy Outcomes Registry Open for Business, Ready to Make History

February 16, 2017: After several years of careful development, APTA has launched what it predicts will be a new chapter in the history of the physical therapy profession the Physical Therapy Outcomes Registry (Registry). Source: APTA Feed Physical Therapy Outcomes ...

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15 Feb
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Analysis of Hospital System's LE Joint Replacement Bundling Programs Reveals Significant Drop in Expenditures

Does bundling really lower expenditures? One hospital system says yes. Source: APTA Feed Analysis of Hospital System's LE Joint Replacement Bundling Programs Reveals Significant Drop in Expenditures

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15 Feb
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The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in Local News, February 2017

Get the “Good Stuff” on PTs and the profession in the media. Source: APTA Feed The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in Local News, February 2017

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14 Feb
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Revised Physician Guidelines Shift to Non-Drug Approaches as First-Line Treatment for LBP

A new guideline on LBP treatment goes all-in on nondrug approaches. Source: APTA Feed Revised Physician Guidelines Shift to Non-Drug Approaches as First-Line Treatment for LBP

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13 Feb
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Lymphedema Treatment Legislation Returns to Congress

The possibility of Medicare paying for lymphedema treatment supplies is back on the table at the US House of Representatives. Source: APTA Feed Lymphedema Treatment Legislation Returns to Congress

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10 Feb
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Study: Personal Approach Is Important to Patients With Chronic Pain, but Partial Telerehab Could Offer Acceptable Alternatives

How do patients with chronic pain feel about telerehab? Source: APTA Feed Study: Personal Approach Is Important to Patients With Chronic Pain, but Partial Telerehab Could Offer Acceptable Alternatives

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09 Feb
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2017 NEXT Registration Opens

February 9, 2017: Groundhog-based prognostication aside, spring is in fact right around the corner and June isn’t far behind, which means APTA’s NEXT Conference and Exposition is getting ready to arrive on the scene in Boston, Massachusetts. Source: APTA Feed 2017 ...

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