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How to Apply the New CQ Modifier

Mar 1, 2020 / Column

Here's information on how to apply the new CQ modifier to denote when outpatient therapy services are furnished in whole or in part by a PTA.

The Physical Therapist Assistant Profession Turns 50

Jan 22, 2019 / Article

  While APTA's centennial may be a couple years away, there's another cause for celebration right here, right now: 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the first physical therapist assistant (PTA) graduates. Though a half-century may seem like a long time, the rise of the PTA from something that seemed

The PT/PTA Billing Dynamics

Jul 26, 2018 / Perspective

The provision and billing of services when provided by a PT-PTA team is complex.

A Love Story Years in the Making

Feb 11, 2019 / Perspective

By taking time out of my day, I was making an impact on our profession. How cool is that?

The PTA Differential: How We Got Here, and What's Next

Feb 9, 2020 / Perspective

It can be a challenge to keep up even if you’re working hard to pay attention.

The Therapeutic Alliance

Nov 20, 2018 / Perspective

It must be one alliance between the patient, PT, and PTA. 

Valued-Based Behaviors of the PTA

Jun 10, 2020 / Article

Review valued-based behaviors and guidelines for phsysical therapist assistants.

Defining Moment: Taking a Stand

Oct 5, 2017 / Podcast

The power of stubbornness, physical therapy, and prosthetics.

National Physical Therapy Month

Sep 15, 2020 / Event

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