Today's blog post comes from WebPT Community Manager, Mark Kats.
A robot performing speech and physical therapy? A UMass Amherst study explores the prospect of using a personal humanoid robot to help stroke patients recover by delivering therapy. Think: word retrieval games and arm movement tasks. Check out the full article here.
Support AB 1000! PTs in California continue to fight for California patients’ rights to directly access quality, cost-effective, and safe physical therapy services. Get the details here.
Starting April 1st, the physical therapy profession is facing additional cuts to Medicare reimbursements. This affects us all! Please share this APTA article with colleagues so everyone’s is in the know.
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