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2018 Refocus on Value-Based Care System

2018 Refocus on Value-Based Care System

It has been established that executives in the healthcare industry have their hands full with challenges and tasks now that 2018 has arrived. This is mainly due to the fact that all of the 2017-based issues are continuing to burden the healthcare industry. As a...

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Direct Access Basics

Direct Access Basics

Direct Access rules for physical therapy professionals holds a high level of importance. Not only can these rules directly impact the treatments that you offer, they can shape the overall functionality of your practice. The law that governs Direct Access provides...

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the Golden Years Look Brighter with Physical Therapy

the Golden Years Look Brighter with Physical Therapy

Physical therapists play an important role in the concept of total care because they support the concept of making and keeping patients as healthy as possible. This is particularly true with senior citizens and their goal to age gracefully. Every medical professional...

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7 Facts About the Opioid Epidemic in America

7 Facts About the Opioid Epidemic in America

An epidemic is occurring in the United States and needs to be dealt with. This epidemic is the use of opioids in pain management. The Center for Disease Control, along with the American College of Physicians and the Health and Medicine Division of the National...

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Is Knee Pain Given the Treatment Patients Deserve?

Is Knee Pain Given the Treatment Patients Deserve?

Millions of people suffer from knee pain each day. Whether it’s chronic or occasional pain, it hurts and interferes with daily activities. U.S. statistics are staggering, showing that of the 100 million Americans suffering from chronic pain: Knee pain is the second...

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Patients are the Hub of Total Care

Patients are the Hub of Total Care

The total care concept is a win-win experience for patients, primary care providers, and supporting specialists. The expression “great minds think alike” comes to mind when visualizing an effective plan of recovery from any type of surgery or injury. The individual...

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Making the Case for Employer-Sponsored Programs

Making the Case for Employer-Sponsored Programs

PTs and PTAs already know that the prevention of noncommunicable disease in the workplace is a wise idea. Now, more employers are beginning to see the sense in it as well. When the health of employees is better overall, the company’s bottom line is healthier as...

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