"The lack of
consensus between therapists and surgeons on the optimal timing and amount of
rehabilitation... may potentially have important negative
effects on postsurgical outcomes."
This is the fourth national award APTA has received from ASAE in the past 2 years.
"This is an
important time for investigations into clinical education in physical therapy."
media coverage of physical therapy and APTA members, with an emphasis on how individual PTs and PTAs are transforming health care
and society every day.
Sometimes age can be an advantage.
The additional codes
will go into effect on September 1 of this year.
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diversity of the profession and providing information on the importance and
understanding of cultural competence have been part of APTA's vision, guiding
principles, and mission for many years."
All indications point to PTs being required to participate in MIPS or APMs as early as 2019.
Among the recommendations: a call for "all public and private payers...[to] ensure that patients have access to affordable, non-opioid pain care."