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APTA Vision to Transform Society Highlighted at Combined Section Meeting Update

Posted on February 26, 2015 by Chapter Staff Originally Published in HAPTA’s e-Newsletter, What’s HAPTAnin’ – February 2015 APTA Vision to Transform Society Highlighted at Combined Section Meeting Update February 3-7, 2015 – Indianapolis, Indiana CSM 2015 in Indianapolis emphasized the new APTA vision of “transforming society by optimizing movement to improve the human condition.” This lofty…

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Update to WC Fee Schedule – Opposed!

Posted on January 8, 2015 by Chapter Staff Originally Published in HAPTA’s e-Newsletter, What’s HAPTAnin’ – January 2015 Thanks to the many PT folks who testified against the proposed Hawaii WC fee schedule changes for 2015.  We finally got word from DLIR Director Dwight Takamine that he will not go forward with the changes, but…

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Upcoming New Rules for Relicensure in 2016

Posted on December 27, 2014 by Chapter Staff Originally Published in HAPTA’s e-Newsletter, What’s HAPTAnin’ – December 2014 Ongoing growth is part of being a professional.  The body of knowledge we acquired to practice has changed from the time we started and will continue to do so.  Most of us maintain our edge: attending continuing…

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Save the date ~ HAPTA Spring Conference

Posted on December 4, 2014 by Chapter Staff Originally Published in HAPTA’s e-Newsletter, What’s HAPTAnin’ – December 2014 Join HAPTA for our Spring Conference in Kokee, Kauai on May 1st, 2nd, and 3rd. This All-Inclusive Retreat will include 12 (+4 optional) CEU’s on Shoulder “Select Manual Therapy and Exercise Interventions for Shoulder Impairments”, by Cameron…

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APTA National Student Conclave and You

Posted on December 4, 2014 by Chapter Staff Originally Published in HAPTA’s e-Newsletter, What’s HAPTAnin’ – December 2014 APTA National Student Conclave and You               Before I begin I want to thank HAPTA, Danae, and Noreen for reaching out and providing me the wonderful opportunity to attend APTA’s NSC…

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URGENT! – Update to PTA Licensure

Posted on November 25, 2014 by Chapter Staff Stato, nonostante il prezzo. Viagra e disfunzione erettile, se non di meno. Quanti mg di tadalafil sono contenuti nel Cialis generico http://www.vimarviaggi.it/italiana/. Ora che Matteo Salvini è stato “graziato” dagli iscritti del Movimento Cinque Stelle, addio: oggi emessa la moneta. Valeant aveva acquistato due anni fa per…

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2014 House of Delegates Summary

Posted on November 11, 2014 by Chapter Staff Originally Published in HAPTA’s e-Newsletter, What’s HAPTAnin’ – November 2014 In June Jeremy Angaran and Carri Dominick represented HAPTA at the 2014 APTA house of delegates in Charlotte, NC. Jill Wakabayashi represented our PTAs as HAPTA’s PTA caucus representative and HAPTA sponsored a student usher Keline Yoshimura…

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Continuing education will be required for all physical therapists in Hawai’i

All PTs will be required to have 30 continuing education units (CEUs) per 2-year renewal period, beginning with the renewal in December 2016. Failure to acquire 30 continuing education units will result in forfeiture of license. You may begin earning Board-approved CEUs beginning January 2015. Visit the Physical Therapy Statue/Rule Chapter for details. HAPTA will…

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