Author Archives: akaptao

01 Aug
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From PT in Motion: The Questions You Should Ask Suppliers

Getting suppliers to supply answers before you buy. Source: APTA Feed From PT in Motion: The Questions You Should Ask Suppliers

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29 Jul
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CDC: 1 in 4 Americans Have Multiple Chronic Conditions, With Wide Variation Among States

Nationally, 1 in 4 Americans have multiple chronic conditions – but that doesn’t tell the whole story. Source: APTA Feed CDC: 1 in 4 Americans Have Multiple Chronic Conditions, With Wide Variation Among States

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28 Jul
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EMG Lab Accreditation Process Recognizes Role of PTs

A new program allows PT-run EMG labs to achieve accreditation. Source: APTA Feed EMG Lab Accreditation Process Recognizes Role of PTs

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27 Jul
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Defense Department Makes Big Change in Tricare Vendors

The DoD’s Tricare insurance program will see some big changes. Source: APTA Feed Defense Department Makes Big Change in Tricare Vendors

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26 Jul
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CMS Expands Mandatory Bundling Program to Cardiac Care, Including Rehab

Care associated with bypass surgery and heart attacks is the subject of a new CMS mandatory bundling proposal. Source: APTA Feed CMS Expands Mandatory Bundling Program to Cardiac Care, Including Rehab

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25 Jul
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Study: 10 Modifiable Risk Factors Associated With 90% of Strokes Worldwide

More than 90% of all strokes worldwide are related to 10 modifiable risk factors, says a new study. Source: APTA Feed Study: 10 Modifiable Risk Factors Associated With 90% of Strokes Worldwide

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22 Jul
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Study: Early Physical Therapy for Neck Pain Makes Sense for Patients, PTs, and Payers

Researchers make the “value proposition” for early physical therapy for neck pain. Source: APTA Feed Study: Early Physical Therapy for Neck Pain Makes Sense for Patients, PTs, and Payers

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22 Jul
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Anti-Identify Theft Changes to Medicare Cards Coming

CMS will explain how changes to Medicare card numbers may affect your practice. Source: APTA Feed Anti-Identify Theft Changes to Medicare Cards Coming

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21 Jul
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HHS: 29% of Rehab Hospital Patients Experience Adverse Events, Temporary Harm During Stays

Close to 1 in 3 Medicare beneficiaries in independently-run rehabilitation hospitals experience adverse or temporary harm events during their stay—and nearly half of those events are preventable, according to a report. Source: APTA Feed HHS: 29% of Rehab Hospital Patients ...

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21 Jul
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$12.5 Million PCORI Grant Will Fund Research on Team Approach to Pain Management

A new grant will help fund research on integrative approaches to pain management. Source: APTA Feed .5 Million PCORI Grant Will Fund Research on Team Approach to Pain Management

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