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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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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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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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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.

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IPTA Board Member Interview: Tracy Porter, DPT

IPTA Board Member Interview: Tracy Porter, DPT

  • Jul 10, 2018

Board Vice President, Tracy Porter, DPT, shares how her involvement with the association has impacted her career. 

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Member Spotlight | Meet Branden Roberts

Member Spotlight | Meet Branden Roberts

  • Dec 15, 2017

Meet Branden Roberts, Delegate for IPTA

Branden Roberts, PT, DPT was elected to the role of Delegate for IPTA at the 2017 Fall Business Meeting. Branden is practicing at Stewart Memorial Community...

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Walk with Ease

Walk with Ease

  • Dec 08, 2017

 

Walk with Ease Program Available to Iowans

[Des Moines, Iowa ] – The Iowa Physical Therapy Association and Community Health Partners are pleased to announce that they are the recipients of a grant that will help Iowans suffering from arthritis find help with the Read More