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Celebrating 50 Years of the PTA

While APTA's centennial may be a couple years away, there's another cause for celebration right here, right now: 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the first physical therapist assistant (PTA) graduates. Though a half-century may seem like a long time, the rise of the PTA from something that seemed like a good idea to a recognized, well-established, and in-demand profession integral to health care represents a remarkably short ascendance. Today, it's hard to imagine the delivery of physical the...

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Let us know if you can attend the hearings and help us get this vital legislation passed

On February 26th the House Health and Government Operations Committee and Senate Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee will hold hearings at 1:00 pm on the Physical Therapy Compact Bill that APTA of Maryland has introduced. We need members of the House HGO and Senate EHEA Committees to come out and show your legislators that you support the bill and that you care about how they vote. Let us know if we can count on you to join us February 26th (Email | Call 800.306.5596) If you...

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January 2019

Features New Member Resource and Discounted Continuing Education As a member you get huge savings with our New Online Continuing Education portal. The CE catalog includes live webinars and self-paced programs that you can participate in from the comfort of your home or office. This includes 2 of our sessions from the Chapter's Annual Conference: Balance Interventions for Older Adults and Pediatric Update - Successful Transition from Part C to Part B Using a Collaborative Approach. Pricing fo...

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Our 2019

10 THINGS TO WATCH FOR IN THE COMING YEAR

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Earn FREE CEUs - A Special Gift for members of APTAMD

Come together to network with colleagues and share challenges, stories, and successes in this continuing education event

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