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26 Apr
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New Wisconsin Law Allows PTs to Order X-Rays

April 25, 2016: Physical therapists (PTs) in Wisconsin now have a big addition to their licensing law: the ability to order x-rays. Source: APTA Feed New Wisconsin Law Allows PTs to Order X-Rays

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26 Apr
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New Wisconsin Law Allows PTs to Order X-Rays

April 25, 2016: Physical therapists (PTs) in Wisconsin now have a big addition to their licensing law: the ability to order x-rays. Source: APTA Feed New Wisconsin Law Allows PTs to Order X-Rays

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22 Apr
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Legendary Physical Therapy Leader Charles Magistro Dies

April 22, 2016: Charles M. Magistro, PT, DPT (hon), DrSci (hon), FAPTA, a passionate physical therapy leader whose contributions spanned education, research, policy, and community involvement died on April 21 at age 91. Source: APTA Feed Legendary Physical Therapy Leader ...

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22 Apr
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Legendary Physical Therapy Leader Charles Magistro Dies

April 22, 2016: Charles M. Magistro, PT, DPT (hon), DrSci (hon), FAPTA, a passionate physical therapy leader whose contributions spanned education, research, policy, and community involvement died on April 21 at age 91. Source: APTA Feed Legendary Physical Therapy Leader ...

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22 Apr
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SNF and IRF Proposed Rules Continue CMS Push Toward Quality Reporting, Value-Based Payment

April 22, 2016: Continued emphases on quality reporting and new payment models are at the center of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) proposed 2017 rules for SNFs and IRFs. Source: APTA Feed SNF and IRF Proposed Rules ...

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21 Apr
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PTJ Podcast Roundup: Debility, Children's Mobility Needs, PTs in the ICU, and More

April 21, 2016: Recent podcasts available from PTJ cover debility, children’s mobility needs, PTs in the ICU, and much more. Source: APTA Feed PTJ Podcast Roundup: Debility, Children's Mobility Needs, PTs in the ICU, and More

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20 Apr
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Revised Physical Activity Plan Presents Opportunities for PTs, PTAs

April 20, 2016: The NPAP Alliance has released a long-awaited revision of its namesake document, a comprehensive and high-profile roadmap for supporting and encouraging physical activity among all Americans. Source: APTA Feed Revised Physical Activity Plan Presents Opportunities for PTs, ...

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20 Apr
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Revised Physical Activity Plan Presents Opportunities for PTs, PTAs

April 20, 2016: The NPAP Alliance has released a long-awaited revision of its namesake document, a comprehensive and high-profile roadmap for supporting and encouraging physical activity among all Americans. Source: APTA Feed Revised Physical Activity Plan Presents Opportunities for PTs, ...

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20 Apr
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Moore Named Acting APTA CEO

April 20, 2016: Justin Moore, PT, DPT, has been appointed to serve as acting chief executive officer (CEO) of APTA. Source: APTA Feed Moore Named Acting APTA CEO

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19 Apr
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Inpatient Payment Proposed Rule Eliminates '2 Midnight' Reductions, Delivers 1-Time Increase to Hospitals

April 19, 2016: According to a proposed rule, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) will not only back away from payment cuts associated with the “2 midnight” rule in 2017, but will actually award hospitals a .6% increase in ...

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