CMS Hints at ICD-10 Transition Date
Last night, during the release of 2015 IPPS Proposed Rule, CMS referenced October 1, 2015, as the new implementation date for ICD-10. In fact, according to the AAPC, CMS referenced that date three separate times within the proposed rule. Not prepared for the transition? Well, we have you covered. You can reference our previous blog posts about ICD-10 here or you can head over to our ICD-10 blog.
Dr. Oz Realizes You Should #GetPT
Dr. Oz recently aired an episode in which he told the audience that surgery didn’t fix his knee pain—physical therapy did. See the video here to find out why PT may be a better option than surgery for some patients.
Physical Therapy and “Matrix” Tissue Grow New Muscle
Scientists have discovered that an “extracellular matrix” material, when used in combination with physical therapy, can generate new muscle growth. Click here to find out how this breakthrough will dramatically affect the physical therapy industry.
Strength Training Recommended to Prevent ACL Tears
With ACL tears on the rise for young adults—especially females—doctors are outlining new guidelines with preventive measures. Read the article here to see how physical therapy plays a key role in preventing these types of injuries.