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03 Oct
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Celebrate National Physical Therapy Month: Support #ChoosePT

October is National Physical Therapy Month, an opportunity to amplify and promote the benefits of physical therapy and raise awareness of APTA’s #ChoosePT campaign. Source: APTA Feed Celebrate National Physical Therapy Month: Support #ChoosePT

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03 Oct
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Jeanne Fischer, Pediatric Physical Therapy Pioneer and Distinguished Mentor, Dies at 94

Fischer was a founding member of the former Section on Pediatrics(now the Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy). Source: APTA Feed Jeanne Fischer, Pediatric Physical Therapy Pioneer and Distinguished Mentor, Dies at 94

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03 Oct
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From PT in Motion Magazine: Moving Away From Opioids

PT in Motion magazine looks at how APTA is helping to shape policy around nonopioid approaches to pain management. Source: APTA Feed From PT in Motion Magazine: Moving Away From Opioids

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02 Oct
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APTA Continues PTA Advocacy: Pushback on PTA Differential, Timeline for TRICARE Startup, More

Physical therapist assistants (PTAs) play a crucial role on the care delivery team, and APTA is bringing that message to multiple stakeholders. Here’s a rundown of some of the latest happenings in the association’s advocacy for PTAs. Source: APTA Feed ...

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01 Oct
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Student-Led Flash Action Highlights Physical Therapy's Role in Pain Management

It was a message that came through loud and clear—to the tune of nearly 7,000 contacts with lawmakers and their staff Source: APTA Feed Student-Led Flash Action Highlights Physical Therapy's Role in Pain Management

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28 Sep
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Get 'Caught Doing Good,' and APTA May Donate $500 to Your Charity of Choice

Making plans for the Global PT Day of Service coming up on October 13? Snap a picture of what you’re up to, and your charity of choice could wind up with a $500 donation from APTA. Now Source: APTA Feed ...

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28 Sep
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APTA Working for You: Commercial Payer Updates, September 2018

The commercial payer world is varied and continually evolving. APTA helps its members by staying on top of changes and bringing the physical therapy profession’s voice to the table on a wide range of private payer related issues. Here’s a ...

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25 Sep
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APTA Media Tour Brings #ChoosePT Message to Local, National Media Outlets

A few were broadcast live, but the majority of interviews were recorded for later playback – meaning there’s a chance you could hear an interview in the coming days or weeks. Source: APTA Feed APTA Media Tour Brings #ChoosePT Message ...

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25 Sep
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Get Involved: Flash Action September 26-27 Will Focus on Physical Therapy's Role in Pain Management

  Getting involved is easy. Source: APTA Feed Get Involved: Flash Action September 26-27 Will Focus on Physical Therapy's Role in Pain Management

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24 Sep
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Research Roundup Underscores 'Go4Life' Healthy Aging Message

Even though the National Institutes of Health’s “Go4Life” month is wrapping up, the initiative will continue to offer resources to providers and the public. And for good reason. Source: APTA Feed Research Roundup Underscores 'Go4Life' Healthy Aging Message

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