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04 Oct
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APTA Members: AMA Seeks Critical Input on Existing Physical Therapy CPT Code Values

October 4, 2016: APTA members are being alerted to be on the lookout for an important survey from the American Medical Association (AMA) that will help to shape values for certain existing physical therapy current procedural terminology (CPT) codes. Source: ...

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03 Oct
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Dutch Study Finds Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy Useful in Countering Pediatric Constipation

Pelvic floor physical therapy – a help for children with functional constipation? Source: APTA Feed Dutch Study Finds Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy Useful in Countering Pediatric Constipation

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30 Sep
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More than 1 in 10 Working-Age Americans Has 1 or More Disabilities; Rates Reveal Disparities

The CDC takes a look at disability rates and their relationship to income, education, and race. Source: APTA Feed More than 1 in 10 Working-Age Americans Has 1 or More Disabilities; Rates Reveal Disparities

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29 Sep
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From PT in Motion magazine: 'Top 10 States in Which to Practice'

What are the top 10 states for PTs and PTAs to practice? Source: APTA Feed From PT in Motion magazine: 'Top 10 States in Which to Practice'

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29 Sep
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From PTJ: Pediatric Rehab Unit Takes First Steps Toward Falls Prevention

From PTJ: pediatric falls prevention. Source: APTA Feed From PTJ: Pediatric Rehab Unit Takes First Steps Toward Falls Prevention

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28 Sep
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Countdown to National Physical Therapy Month

Thoughts on National Physical Therapy Month from the APTA President. Source: APTA Feed Countdown to National Physical Therapy Month

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28 Sep
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Now Available: Your 2015 PQRS Data – and Possible Payment Reductions for 2017

Participating in the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS)? You can now check on your 2015 reporting results, and find out if those results mean you’re subject to any payment adjustments for 2017. Source: APTA Feed Now Available: Your 2015 PQRS ...

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28 Sep
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Changes to ICD-10 Take Effect Oct 1

CMS will be requiring more specific ICD-10 coding starting October 1. Source: APTA Feed Changes to ICD-10 Take Effect Oct 1

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27 Sep
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Latest News Reports Touch on Cost, Politics of Opioid Epidemic

The cost of the opioid epidemic in dollars and lives. A roundup of recent news. Source: APTA Feed Latest News Reports Touch on Cost, Politics of Opioid Epidemic

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26 Sep
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Fewer Than a Third of HS Students Receaive Recommended Amount of Phys Ed

Two-thirds of US high schoolers aren’t getting enough phys ed classes. Source: APTA Feed Fewer Than a Third of HS Students Receaive Recommended Amount of Phys Ed

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