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OSHA Town Hall

OSHA expert to remind us of basic housekeeping rules and what additionally needs to considered to address COVID-19 needs.

WV The Health Plan – “2020 THP Updates with Emphasis on COVID-19″.

You are invited to join The Health Plan via webinar on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT to learn of changes that may impact your practice in 2020. In addition to general updates, this free webinar will contain information pertinent to THP’s...

OPTA Introduces HB 547 – Fair Co-pay Legislation

March 10, 2020. Rep. Jeff LaRe (R-77) introduced legislation that would create co-pay parity for physical and occupational therapy services. Currently, insurance carriers classify PTs and OTs as “specialists” and patients are often subjected to higher co-pays than...

CMS Repeals crucial edits

APTA and its members engaged in extensive advocacy efforts to convince CMS to rethink its decision. On January 24, CMS announced that it would do away with the most problematic changes and, for the most part, return to the coding rules PTs used in 2019. What it means:...