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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.

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CY 2021 DMEPOS Proposed Rule Released
(Posted: 11/17/2020)

On October 27,2020, CMS released Medicare CY 2021.

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Updated Information Regarding Code: 99072
(Posted: 11/17/2020)

The new code is available for immediate reporting on claims.

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Important News for Private Practice Therapists Practicing in Florida
(Posted: 11/17/2020)

Florida Independent practices previously enrolled as DME suppliers, now face a Florida State requirement that the person who is performing the orthotics fitting needs to be certified by the State as an orthotist.

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HHS Extension of Current PHE
(Posted: 10/09/2020)

On October 2, the HHS announced an extension of the current PHE to begin October 23 and extend 90 days to January 21, 2021.

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