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John Barnes Myofascial Release course coming to Dallas!

Texas Brain Injury Alliance 32nd Annual Symposium

Contact Your Texas Senator and Your Texas Representative:
Proposed Licensure Board Changes
IMPORTANT LEGISLATIVE ALERT!
Sunset Advisory Commission

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We had another successful MCC!
Thank you to all that participated.
Please look for the Conference Recap issue of Revista OT in January.
Handouts will be on the MCC page in December.

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MCC 2017
NOVEMBER 17-19
AUSTIN, TX

Renaissance Austin Hotel
TOTA NEWS AND EDUCATION MEMBER BENEFITS
TOTA Approved Courses (Spreadsheet)
District News and Events
Have Your Program Approved by TOTA
Low Vision Rehabilitation Foundations Workshop
Mountain Central Conference
CE Satisfaction Survey
TOTA Career Center
TOTA Member Benefits
TOTA Amazon Book Store
Foundation News & Information
TOTF Fund Raiser Quilt Note Cards
Revista OT Publication
OT Month Revista
What TOTA Does For You
AOTA NEWS CMS
Entry-level degree decision from ACOTE
Voice your Opinion-Entry level degrees for OT/OTA
2015 RA Feedback Form (docx)
Spring 2015: Representative Assembly Update (ppt)
AOTA's ACOs and Medical Homes Fact Sheet 2012
Write Your Elected Officials
AOTA OT Connections
More news from AOTA
Jackson Walker Health Care e-Alert: Employing Excluded Individuals a Continuing Risk to Providers
Physician Quality Reporting System
•  Medicaid and CHIP FAQs: Services to Address Autism
Clarification of Medicaid Coverage of Services to Children with Autism (CMS 7-7-14)
EPSDT - A Guide for States (CMS June 2014)
Washington Autism Alliance and Advocacy, et al v. Douglas Porter (Washington Federal District Court Settlement Agreement)
•  More news from CMS
TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE

TX HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

MSR Adoption Order
TDI-DWC Announces Enforcement Actions
TDI-DWC Disciplinary Actions 3-4-15
TDI-DWC ICD10 Reminder 3-10-15
TDI-TWC FCE Plan Based Audit 3-15
TDI-TWC Plan Based Audit Draft 3-15
Finalized DWC Form-026 and DWC Form-069
Electronic Billing Requirements
Benefits - Guidelines for Medical Services, Charges, and Payments
Medical Bill Reporting
More news and Publications from TDI-DWC
•  STAR Kids Information Sessions
Re-enrollment Guidelines for Providers
Reminder about CSHCN Prior Authorization Requirements
Cost-Containment Initiatives
Texas Medicaid Healthcare Partnership (TMHP) offers an excellent resource. Please note that you will have to create an account to use this site.
Policy Change for Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy Services for Clients 21 Years of Age and Older
Policy Change for Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy Services for the Comprehensive Care Program
New Prior Authorization Form
More news from HHSC and TMHP
Deadline Approaching Avoid Medicaid Provider Disenrollment
FAQ About Texas Medicaid Adult and Children PT OT ST Medical Policies
Payment News
TEXAS SCHOOL RESOURCES

SURVEYS

TxSpot Website
Statewide Education Service Centers OT and PT Contacts 2015

 

Violence in the Occupational Therapy Workplace
Driving Simulators Survey
Dementia and Driving Resources
  Middle School OT Survey
TEXAS LICENSURE

OTHER

Licensing in Texas is through the Texas Board of Occupational Therapy Examiners (TBOTE). You can access the TBOTE web site by following this link. The licensing board can also be reached by phone at 512/305-6900, by e-mail, or by regular mail at:

TBOTE
333 Guadalupe, Suite 2-510
Austin, TX 78701-3942

Request for 30 Occupational Therapists to Participate in a Research Project
Advertising & Promotional Opportunities
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ABOUT TOTA

The Texas Occupational Therapy Association (TOTA) is a non-profit professional association incorporated in Texas. TOTA is an affiliate of the American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.

The Texas Occupational Therapy Association was established for the benefit of professionals and students of occupational therapy. Membership services includes public relations materials, legislative information, practice forum, educational meetings and student services.

Additional services provided by the association include a research foundation (TOTF) and political action committee (TOTAPAC). Please follow the links to learn more about the function of these entities.

The mission of the TOTA is to be responsive to the professional development, information needs, and educational requirements of its members; to advance and improve the practice of occupational therapy for the benefit of the consumers; and to anticipate and respond to the organizational, political, economic and social features of the health care delivery system at the local, state and national levels.

Our Goals:
Serve the Membership
Serve the Profession and the Consumer It Serves
Maintain a Viable Organization Which Supports Its Purpose, Objectives and Functions.

TOTA Officers, Chairs, and Administration
Executive Officers
President Robin Clearman
Vice President Jason Stark
Secretary Debora Ridener
Treasurer Don Bradley
   
District Chairs
Alamo South Ricky Joseph
Capital Centex Leslie Smart
Great Plains West Sandra Whisner
Gulf Coast East Anna Haertling
Rio Grande Dahlia Castillo
Trinity North William Sit
   
Administration
Executive Director Mary Hennigan
CE Provider Services Kami Lusson
Vendor Services Kami Lusson
Member Services Debbie Mincher

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