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Category Archives: info

09 Apr
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CDC Issues Recommendations on Workers Who May Have Been Exposed to COVID-19

Exposed workers could continue to work–under highly controlled circumstances. Source: APTA Feed CDC Issues Recommendations on Workers Who May Have Been Exposed to COVID-19

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08 Apr
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Coronavirus Update: April 8, 2020

Expanded APTA resources on patient management, weekly CDC COVID-19 summaries, and an adjusted coronavirus model. Source: APTA Feed Coronavirus Update: April 8, 2020

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08 Apr
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Updated APTA COVID-19 Resources on PT Management of Patients Now Available

The updated webpage includes new links and more information on outpatient facilities. Source: APTA Feed Updated APTA COVID-19 Resources on PT Management of Patients Now Available

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08 Apr
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Support From APTA Strategic Business Partners and Member Value Programs Amid COVID-19

Free courses and significant discounts are among the offers being provided to support the physical therapy community during the national health crisis. Source: APTA Feed Support From APTA Strategic Business Partners and Member Value Programs Amid COVID-19

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07 Apr
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Updated APTA Web Resources on Telehealth, Disaster Management Now Available

New and consolidated information related to telehealth and the profession’s role in national and world crises. Source: APTA Feed Updated APTA Web Resources on Telehealth, Disaster Management Now Available

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07 Apr
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Commercial Insurers Take the Telehealth Lead

“Patients are getting access to the care they need without putting themselves or their therapists at risk, and PTs are showing that telehealth can be an important part of the physical therapy toolkit.” Source: APTA Feed Commercial Insurers Take the ...

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06 Apr
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Coronavirus Update: April 6, 2020

HIPAA enforcement relaxed, PTs and PTAs among the health care workers who could be “exempted” from expanded sick leave, COVID-19’s link to CVD, and more. Source: APTA Feed Coronavirus Update: April 6, 2020

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03 Apr
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PTs, PTAs Could Be 'Exempted' From Receiving Additional COVID-19 Leave

Employers in several settings could opt to deny expanded sick and FMLA leave. Source: APTA Feed PTs, PTAs Could Be 'Exempted' From Receiving Additional COVID-19 Leave

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03 Apr
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New CMS Nursing Home Recommendations Stress Collaboration, Consistent Staffing Assignment

The new recommendations underscore existing CDC and CMS guidance and call for extensive use of masks and other PPE. Source: APTA Feed New CMS Nursing Home Recommendations Stress Collaboration, Consistent Staffing Assignment

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03 Apr
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APTA Learning Center Offers Free Online Courses

The opportunities include both live and recorded telehealth webinars, as well as self-paced courses on a range of topics — all free to APTA members. Source: APTA Feed APTA Learning Center Offers Free Online Courses

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