Category Archives: info

28 Nov
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CNN Money Looks at Challenges Faced by PTs, Other Providers, Whose Jobs Require Touch in the Workplace

From CNN: No touching the workplace. But what if your job requires it? Source: APTA Feed CNN Money Looks at Challenges Faced by PTs, Other Providers, Whose Jobs Require Touch in the Workplace

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28 Nov
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'Hollywood' High Tech May See Wide Release in Physical Therapy, but PTs Will Remain Feature Attraction

Tech site CNET is making the case that technologies such as motion-capture interfaces may be the next big thing in physical therapy. Source: APTA Feed 'Hollywood' High Tech May See Wide Release in Physical Therapy, but PTs Will Remain Feature ...

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27 Nov
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Older Black Americans More Likely to Have Low Physical Function, Less Likely to Receive Rehab Than Older White Americans

Older white patients were found to be 1.38 times more likely than older black patients to receive any type of rehab services. Source: APTA Feed Older Black Americans More Likely to Have Low Physical Function, Less Likely to Receive Rehab ...

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22 Nov
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APTA Fact Sheets on 2018 Outpatient Payment, Home Health Now Available

Now available to APTA members: context and details to help you understand final 2018 rules from CMS on the home health and outpatient prospective payment systems. Source: APTA Feed APTA Fact Sheets on 2018 Outpatient Payment, Home Health Now Available

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21 Nov
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4 Things to Do Now That the 2018 Fee Schedule Is Out

What should PTs do in the wake of the new PFS? Here are APTA’s top 4 suggestions. Source: APTA Feed 4 Things to Do Now That the 2018 Fee Schedule Is Out

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20 Nov
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Innovation 2.0 Learning Lab to Focus on PTs as Key Players in PCMHs to Address Childhood Obesity

The fourth and final Innvoation 2.0 Learning Lab will focus on managing childhood obesity in the patient-centered medical home. Source: APTA Feed Innovation 2.0 Learning Lab to Focus on PTs as Key Players in PCMHs to Address Childhood Obesity

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17 Nov
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The 2018 Physician Fee Schedule: Where We Are, How We Got Here, What's Ahead

The fee schedule: where we are, how we got here, what happens next. Source: APTA Feed The 2018 Physician Fee Schedule: Where We Are, How We Got Here, What's Ahead

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17 Nov
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Bill Allowing PTAs in TRICARE Ready for President's Signature

Well, that was quick. The bill that would include PTAs in TRICARE is ready to be signed into law. Source: APTA Feed Bill Allowing PTAs in TRICARE Ready for President's Signature

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15 Nov
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The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in Local News, November 2017

Come and get the Good Stuff. Source: APTA Feed The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in Local News, November 2017

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14 Nov
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Choosing Wisely at 5: Is It Making a Difference (And What About the Next 5 Years)?

Has the Choosing Wisely campaign resulted in a significant change to the use of low-value tests and treatments? Source: APTA Feed Choosing Wisely at 5: Is It Making a Difference (And What About the Next 5 Years)?

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