Marden Receives a Grade “A” Report [03-11-10]

Filed under: Around Marden — Editor @ 10:16 am

Marden has an “A” rating according to The Better Business Bureau Business Reliability Report.  The BBB assigns ratings by evaluating businesses in multiple categories.  Ratings are determined by a proprietary formula that represents BBB’s opinion.  BBB assigns grades from A to F with pluses and minuses. A+ is the highest grade and F is the lowest. The grade represents BBB’s degree of confidence that the business is operating in a trustworthy manner.  An “A” means a score of 94 to 96.99 in BBB’s rating system (out of 100).    To learn more about BBB’s rating system, click here.  We are Quality Professionals Providing Quality Care.

Singing Speech Therapists [03-08-10]

Filed under: Industry Updates — Editor @ 9:13 am

Stroke patients who’ve lost their speech can be taught to speak again – by singing, reports The Wall Street Journal.  Strokes can damage parts of the brain’s left hemisphere that enable us to speak.  But neurologists at Harvard found a way to rewire stroke victims’ brains by teaching them to sing what they want to say.  Singing engages the brain’s right hemisphere instead of the left.  (more…)

CMS Issues Memoranda on Therapy CAPS & Fee Schedule [03-05-10]

Filed under: Industry Updates — Editor @ 3:28 pm

In the wake of the President signing the Temporary Extension Act of 2010 into law, CMS released two memoranda concerning the physician fee schedule and the exceptions process for outpatient therapy services. The memoranda are set out in their entirety below.

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Marden Rehab Sponsors Continuing Ed in PA [03-05-10]

Filed under: Around Marden — Editor @ 12:18 pm

On Saturday, March 27, 2010, Marden will sponsor Considerations for the Management of Neck Pain: A Practicum on Published Clinical Guidelines presented by Michael Timko, PT, MS, FAAOMPT.  The class will be held at the DuBois Regional Medical Center in DuBois, PA, and is open to APTA members, non-members and students and targets PTs, PTAs, OTs, COTAs and ATCs.  Deadline for registration is March 19, 2010.

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President Obama Attempts to Push [03-04-10]

Filed under: Industry Updates — Editor @ 12:27 pm

President Obama has considerably stepped up his public activities in support of health care reform over the past week.  Yesterday, he delivered a speech in which he continued his push for health care reform following last week’s release of his reform proposal and the Health Care Summit he hosted with Senate and House leadership. (more…)

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