Mark your calendars! NCOTA Continuing Education Committee has recommitted to hosting an annual continuing education event each spring. Our 2011 host will be Durham Technical and Community College on Saturday March 26.
This week, the House and Senate passed the Medicare Extenders Act of 2010. It is now on its way to the White House, where President Obama is expected to sign it into law. This legislation includes a lot of good news for SNF and outpatient therapy reimbursement.
The 2010 Annual Conference, our 53rd, was a huge success as therapists, students, and educators from across NC gathered in Winston-Salem on October 2-3. A special thanks to the Conference Committee, all the speakers and volunteers, and the staff at the beautiful Forsyth Conference Center.
The Summer 2010 edition of the NCOTA member newsletter features an excellent article on North Carolina's Responsiveness to Instruction (RtI) Initiative.