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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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Member Spotlight: Teresa White

Member Spotlight: Teresa White

  • Jan 01, 2019

This month we are featuring Teresa White, PTA from 21st Century Rehab at the Dallas County Hospital. Teresa has been a member of IPTA since 2003.

“I have been a PTA for 24...

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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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National Physical Therapy Month - #ChoosePT!

National Physical Therapy Month - #ChoosePT!

  • Aug 13, 2018

October 2018: National Physical Therapy Month

 

Americans continue to be prescribed and to misuse opioids at alarming rates. This October, APTA will carry on raising awareness of physical therapy as a...

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Member Spotlight: Kristin Mientkiewicz

Member Spotlight: Kristin Mientkiewicz

  • Aug 01, 2018

Kristin Mientkiewicz, PT, DPT was elected to the role of Secretary for the IPTA at the 2018 Spring Business Meeting. Kristin serves as an inpatient rehab physical therapist at Mary Greeley Hospital in Ames, Iowa. She graduated from St. Ambrose University in 2016.

Mientkiewicz...

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