APTA releases landmark report, "Economic Value of Physical Therapy in the U.S."
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May 1, 2016/Feature
Could 'Bioresorbable' Sensors Help Individuals Recover From Brain Injury, Surgery?
An upcoming summit will explore the implications and goals of recognizing the movement system as the core of physical therapist practice, education, and research. Meanwhile, here's some background to bring you up-to-date.
Apr 1, 2016/Feature
APTA is committed to the triple aim of health care. The association's proposed coding reforms are just one way-but an important one-of achieving it.
Mar 1, 2016/Column
A new Medicare payment initiative offers patients and PTs a bundle of opportunities.
Mar 1, 2016/Feature
When the directors of rehabilitation for 3 large health care systems realized they faced common challenges, they developed a strategy to address them.
PTs and PTAs who want to practice in multiple states can face piles of paperwork, long delays, and significant expenses. An interstate licensure compact system soon may offer a solution.
Feb 1, 2016/Column
Questions about some joint moves.
Feb 1, 2016/Feature
A Future Where PTs Plug Their Brains Into Patients? Maybe, Say Researchers
Many health plans are "narrowing" their provider networks in an attempt to control costs. What does this mean for individual therapy practices? That all depends.
There's growing evidence that adding a "p" to rehabilitation improves patient outcomes pre- and postsurgery and following cancer treatments-and saves money, too.