TMNews: #15: Oct 9, 2017: Hurricane Maria, #WomenInPT, & CMS Updates

It’s Monday, October 9th. Yet again, we are struggling with the aftermath of horrific violence. Our thoughts go out to all those affected by the Las Vegas shooting. If you have any information to share with us regarding the current situation, please visit, and click on “contact us.”Puerto Rico is still struggling with the aftermath of Hurricane Maria–we bring you an update from a student at the University of Puerto Rico. Therapists have an opportunity to help with the Rehab Therapists Give Back movement. Congress allowed the Children’s Health Insurance Program to expire–what happens now? Attorneys general are promoting the use of non-opioid treatments for pain–including physical therapy. The 2nd annual Women in PT Summit was held on September 23rd.

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Donate today to Rehab Therapists Give Back!

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