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APTA Hand and Upper Extremity promotes education and research in hand and upper extremity physical therapy, while advocating for the ever-changing needs of the communities it serves.


CMS Will Hold Providers’ Claims Beginning April 1
(Posted: 03/30/2021)

CMS announced they will hold providers’ claims beginning April 1 pending congressional action on the extension of the sequestration reduction suspension.

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U.S. Senate Passed a Compromise Bill to Extend the Moratorium on the Medicare Sequestration
(Posted: 03/26/2021)

On March 28, the U.S. Senate passed a compromise bill to extend the moratorium on the Medicare Sequestration for a nine-months (through the end of 2021).

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Xavier Bacerra Confirmed as HHS Secretary
(Posted: 03/21/2021)

On March 18, Xavier Bacerra was confirmed as HHS Secretary by a 50-49 vote in the Senate.

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