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    • 19 MAY 16
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    Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Model (CJR)

    The Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Model (CJR) is a new payment model being tested for episodes of care related to total knee and total hip replacements under Medicare. The model will be tested in 67 metropolitan statistical areas for 5 years beginning April 1, 2016. Programs under the model will be administered by hospitals

    • 18 MAY 16
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    Member Spotlight: Tara Jo Manal and James Cole Galloway

    The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) has announced the 2016 Honors and Awards Program recipients, and the following Delaware Chapter members have been selected by APTA’s Board of Directors to receive the following awards: Tara Jo Manal, PT, DPT, OCS, SCS, FAPTA – Catherine Worthingham Fellow of APTA James Cole Galloway, PT, PhD, FAPTA –

    • 17 MAY 16
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    NYT Editorial Includes Wider Use of Physical Therapy Among Strategies to Battle Opioid Epidemic

    (Source: PT in Motion) The editorial board of The New York Times (NYT) says that Congress has “snapped to attention” and produced a “flurry of legislation” aimed at battling the opioid abuse epidemic, but warns that the efforts need to be backed up by appropriate funding for prevention and treatment—including the use of physical therapy

    • 17 MAY 16
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    Registration Open: DPTA Summer Lecture Series

    Let us know you are coming! RSVP/Register Today! Time: 6:30 – 8:00 pm (Lecture); 7:30 – 9pm (PT Pub Night) Location: McDowell 006-007, University of Delaware PT Pub Night  will follow at Deer Park Tavern next door (Summer Lecture Series Registration not required to attend, but please be sure to RSVP so we can have an accurate