Category Archives: info

25 Apr
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WHO Makes the Case for Rehabilitation as a Worldwide Health Priority

“In many parts of the world … the capacity to provide rehabilitation is limited or nonexistent and fails to adequately address the needs of the population.”  – WHO Source: APTA Feed WHO Makes the Case for Rehabilitation as a Worldwide ...

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24 Apr
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Foundation Announces 2017 Scholarship, Grant Opportunities

Research grants and scholarships now available from the Foundation. Source: APTA Feed Foundation Announces 2017 Scholarship, Grant Opportunities

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21 Apr
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CMS Clears Up Error in Description of Which CPT Code Combinations Won't Receive Full Payment

CMS corrects an error in its efforts to correct errors in CPT coding. Source: APTA Feed CMS Clears Up Error in Description of Which CPT Code Combinations Won't Receive Full Payment

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20 Apr
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Move Forward Radio: Physician for Redskins, Nationals Says Teamwork On and Off the Field Is Key

April 20, 2017 Move Forward Radio: Physician for Redskins, Nationals Says Teamwork On and Off the Field Is Key Source: APTA Feed Move Forward Radio: Physician for Redskins, Nationals Says Teamwork On and Off the Field Is Key

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19 Apr
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The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in Local News, April 2017

Members in the news: this month’s “Good Stuff.” Source: APTA Feed The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in Local News, April 2017

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18 Apr
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New Members-Only Financial Resources Aimed at Student Debt

New resources at APTA could help ease the student loan debt burden. Source: APTA Feed New Members-Only Financial Resources Aimed at Student Debt

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17 Apr
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Inpatient Payment Proposed Rule Calls for $3 Billion Increase to Acute Care Hospitals, Reductions for Long-Term Care Hospitals

Proposed inpatient payment rule: ACHs get a boost in 2018; LTCHs see a reduction. Source: APTA Feed Inpatient Payment Proposed Rule Calls for Billion Increase to Acute Care Hospitals, Reductions for Long-Term Care Hospitals

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14 Apr
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JAMA: Spinal Manipulation Can Improve Acute LBP

Spinal manipulation for acute LBP works about as well as NSAIDs, researchers say. Source: APTA Feed JAMA: Spinal Manipulation Can Improve Acute LBP

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13 Apr
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#ChoosePT Video Wins National Award

APTA’s #ChoosePT opioid awareness campaign has been a well-received effort to promote physical therapy as a safe alternative to prescription opioids for pain management. And now it’s a national award winner. Source: APTA Feed #ChoosePT Video Wins National Award

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12 Apr
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Researchers Report Another Success in Using Electrical Stimulation to Restore Voluntary Movement in a Patient With Paralysis

Three years after a paralyzing injury a patient moves voluntarily, thanks to electrical stimulation. Source: APTA Feed Researchers Report Another Success in Using Electrical Stimulation to Restore Voluntary Movement in a Patient With Paralysis

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