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2019 IPTA Fall Conference

2019 IPTA Fall Conference

  • Jun 17, 2019

Save the date for the 2019 IPTA Fall Conference. Registration will open on Thursday, August 11. Check back from additional details.

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​CMS Seeks Public Input

​CMS Seeks Public Input

  • Jun 17, 2019

 

CMS Seeks Public Input on Patients over Paperwork Initiative to Further Reduce Administrative, Regulatory Burden to Lower Healthcare Costs

On June 6, CMS issued a Request for Information (RFI) seeking new ideas from the public on how to continue the progress of the...

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Member Spotlight: Sammy Nelson, PTA

Member Spotlight: Sammy Nelson, PTA

  • Jun 08, 2019

 

I graduated from Mercy College of Health Sciences in 2018 and cannot thank my instructors enough for providing a great education for me to be successful. I am a physical therapist assistant at ARC Physical Therapy+ at the Des...

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Got MIPS Question? APTA Has Answers.

Got MIPS Question? APTA Has Answers.

  • Jan 09, 2019

The Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) is now in effect for many physical therapist

APTA has recapped some popular questions from members across the country.  If you are not finding the question you need answered you can email advocacy@apta.org....

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Olive C. Farr Distinguished Service Award & Max Shelton Friend of IPTA Award

Olive C. Farr Distinguished Service Award & Max Shelton Friend of IPTA Award

  • Jan 08, 2019

 

2018 Olive C. Farr Distinguished Service Award & Max Shelton Friend of Iowa Physical Therapy Award

Click here for the the IPTA nomination form to nominate your candidate by Thursday, February 21, 2019. Please email your completed form to mail@iowaapta.org.

 

2019 Olive C. Farr Scholarship Applications are...

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APTA Launches New Advocacy Webpage on Opioid Epidemic

APTA Launches New Advocacy Webpage on Opioid Epidemic

  • Jan 07, 2019

 

APTA has new tools and resources available to advance the use of person-centered care using multidisciplinary approaches that include physical therapy and other safe nonpharmacological approaches to pain management, consistent with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines. Check out the new webpage...

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2019 IPTA Spring Conference

2019 IPTA Spring Conference

  • Jan 06, 2019

 

Register for the 2019 IPTA Spring Conference

Mark your calendars and make plans to the attend the 2019 IPTA Spring Conference on April 4-6th, 2019 at Des Moines University. The Student Conclave will also be hosted this spring on Saturday, April 6 at DMU....

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IPTA 2018 Fall Conference

IPTA 2018 Fall Conference

  • Aug 22, 2018

2018 Fall Conference Agenda & Map  

The 2018 Fall Conference will be held October 25-27, 2018, at Des Moines University. Registration is now open for PTs, PTAs, students and exhibitors. Below ...

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Let's Talk: IPTA Membership Challenge

Let's Talk: IPTA Membership Challenge

  • Aug 21, 2018


Let's Talk: IPTA Membership Challenge

Are YOU up for the IPTA Challenge?
This October, LET’S TALK about IPTA membership, its benefits, and the overall value that an IPTA membership provides.

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IPTA Membership Benefits with Mike Burggraaf

IPTA Membership Benefits with Mike Burggraaf

  • Aug 14, 2018

In the spring of 2017, I was chosen to be a member of the Public Policy and Advocacy Committee for APTA. This committee advises the board of directors on matters of public policy and advocacy strategies to help guide...

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