Physical Therapist at the State of the Union Address
Sen. Mark Kirk has invited one of the physical therapists who helped him recover after his stroke to be his guest for next week's State of the Union address.
Senior Care and Health Experts Tapped for New National LTC Commission
A recently-formed Commission on Long-Term Care received three new leadership appointments last week by Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi...
Functional Data Collectin Requirements for Outpatient Therapy
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule for CY 2013 establishes payment practices for outpatient therapy services billed under Medicare Part B.
Settlement Eases Rules for Some Medicare Patients
Tens of thousands of people with chronic conditions and disabilities may find it easier to qualify for Medicare coverage of potentially costly home health care, skilled nursing home stays and outpatient therapy under policy changes planned by the Obama administration.