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Payment & Policy
Tuesday, December 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
#ChoosePT Day in Springfield February 7, 2018 »
Mark Your Calendars: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 We’re going back! After a very successful #ChoosePT Day back i...
Tuesday, November 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
We Did It! Thank You Heroes! »
We Did It! Thank You Heroes! The IPT-PAC's 3rd annual " Week of Giving " was a huge success! We had a very aggres...
Tuesday, October 10, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
Your Federal Affairs Liaison Update (October 2017) »
YOUR FEDERAL AFFAIRS LIAISON UPDATE By: Julie Schwertfeger, PT, DPT, MBA, CIBIST, IPTA Federal Affairs Lia...
Tuesday, September 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
September 2017 Federal Update »
FEDERAL UPDATE Inclusion of PTAs in TRICARE TRICARE, a major part of the US Department of De...
Tuesday, August 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
So... What's Next? »
So... What's Next? Many members have asked where do we go next after dry needling? My first response is t...
Tuesday, July 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Building Our Advocacy Network »
Building Our Advocacy Network Last year, over 100 members signed on as “Key Contacts” for legislators wit...
Tuesday, March 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Network Adequacy Concerns Raised by ISMS »
  The Illinois State Medical Society is advocating for creation of the Network Adequacy and Transparency Act, whic...
Tuesday, March 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Co-Pay Limits & MS Limits »
Co-pay Limits and Multiple Sclerosis Limits Two significant pieces of legislation addressing access to physical thera...
Tuesday, March 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Rules Address Fixed Date Testing »
Rules for the Administration of the Physical Therapy Act Amended to Address Problems for Students Registering to take the...
Tuesday, March 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Acupuncturists Seek to Expand Scope of Practice »
Last week in a meeting to discuss HB 2630/SB 1350 and SB898/HB3860, it was determined that the acupuncturists still needed...
Tuesday, January 17, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
Illinois Legislative Update: January 2017 »
Illinois Legislative Update: January 2017 January 11th marked the start of the 100th Illinois General Assembly.  Wh...
Tuesday, January 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Do you struggle with FOMO? »
Do you struggle with FOMO? You're not alone. As a fellow sufferer, I’m here to tell you of an especially fun opport...
Tuesday, January 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Payment Reform: Understanding the new CPT Codes »
Payment Reform: Understanding the new CPT Codes The final CMS physician fee schedule for 2017 introduced t...
Tuesday, December 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Evaluation Codes Effective January 1st »
Please note that, effective January 1, the three new evaluation codes and one new re-evaluation code will be in place....
Thursday, October 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Your Association in Action »
Your Association in Action On October 5th, IPTA Executive Director, Colleen Flannery with members Jul...
Tuesday, September 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
IPT-PAC Week of Giving: October 5 - 12th »
IPT-PAC Week of Giving: October 5 - 12th When you donate to the Illinois Physical Therapy Political Ac...
Tuesday, August 9, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Strengthening Grassroots Advocacy »
Strengthening Grassroots Advocacy:  We won't get any PRO-PHYSICAL THERAPY legislation passed any time so...
Tuesday, July 12, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Federal Updates: July 2016 »
FEDERAL UPDATES PTs Added to Bill that Protects Providers Traveling with Sports Teams A bip...
Friday, June 17, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
IL Federal Affairs Liaison Regulatory Update – June 2016 »
May 31 st , 2016 Federal Affairs Meeting Summary by Julie Schwertfeger, Federal Affairs Liaison for Illinois and Sectio...
Tuesday, June 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
APTA’s “Insider Intel”: Live Webinar Series on Payment and Regulatory Issues »
APTA’s “Insider Intel”: Live Webinar Series on Payment and Regulatory Issues APTA's "Insider Intel" calls g...
Tuesday, April 12, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
What should I be getting paid? »
The Private Practice Section Payment Policy Committee has produced two webinars regarding what therapists get paid. Using...
Monday, March 7, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS, Private Insurers Agree on Health Care Outcome Measures »
Everyone agrees that the future of health care will be driven by outcomes. But which outcomes will be doing the driving? A...
Monday, March 7, 2016   (1 Comment - view/add)
CMS Sheds Light on "60-Day Rule" on Overpayment »
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule that attempts to clarify just how providers are s...
Monday, March 7, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Jimmo Message Hasn't Sunk In; CMS Needs to Do More »
When the   Jimmo v Sebelius  settlement was announced in 2013, patient advocates applauded what they saw as a l...
Tuesday, January 12, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fair Co-Pay & PT Interstate Compact Update »
Currently, IPTA leaders and staff are working with legislators and staff in both the House and Senate to reintroduce leg...
Tuesday, December 8, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Week of Giving: We met our goal, but let’s not stop there! »
We met our goal, but let’s not stop there! It’s safe to say that our first annual “Week of Giving” was a succe...
Thursday, November 19, 2015   (1 Comment - view/add)
Dry Needling: Will the Controversy in Illinois Soon Be Resolved? »
The IPTA continues, with the assistance of Senator Clayborne (D), to work with the IDFPR and other stakeholders to resolv...
Thursday, November 19, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
PQRS Penalty Notices - Take Action Deadline November 23rd. »
If you recently received a Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS)-related penalty notice from the Centers for Medicare...
Tuesday, November 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Week of Giving | November 7-14th »
"A Week of Giving" - November 7-14, 2015 Release your inner hero today by contributing to the  ...
Tuesday, September 8, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Home Health Agencies now part of CMS 5 Star Rating System »
Home health agencies are now part of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) “quality of care” 5-star rat...
Wednesday, June 3, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Early Intervention: New Spending Plan Sufficient to Keep Eligibility at 30% Delay »
The General Assembly passed their spending plan for FY2015 in late May, which restored many of the deep cuts proposed by t...
Tuesday, June 2, 2015   (2 Comments - view/add)
BCBS IL announces 35% reduction in payment for CPT 97140 »
IPTA has become aware that Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illiinois (BCBS IL)has been directed by Health Care Service Corporati...
Wednesday, May 13, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
IPTA Payment Resources Available »
If you attended REVITALIZE 2015 , you got a sneak peak at the new payment resources available through www.ipta.org .&nbs...
Tuesday, March 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Are you Struggling with Third Party Administrators? »
Are you Struggling with Third Party Administrators?   As private payers explore ways to cut health...
Tuesday, March 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Did You Know that CMS Publishes a Weekly Provider Newsletter? »
Did You Know that CMS Publishes a Weekly Provider Newsletter? The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS...

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