East District Meeting – March 20th

There will be an East District Meeting on Thursday, March 20th at 6:30 p.m. Lynne Attaway, OTR/L of the Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center will present Documenting Supervision: What does the Tennessee OT Practice Act Require of OT’s and OTA’s? The meeting will be at Fort Sanders Regional Hospital, Classroom 2, Lobby level, Knoxville, TN.

Milligan College “Burnout” Survey

Milligan College is conducting research on the levels of burnout experienced among rehabilitation professionals in the fields of occupational therapy, physical therapy, and speech-language pathology. Participate in the study by taking the survey here.

Obamacare: The Employer’s Responsibilities

John Williams’ latest article about the Affordable Care Act discusses the insurance responsibilities that will be required of small employers as well as large employers. Click here to read it.

TNOTA Lobbyist John Williams featured in Advance magazine!

Click here to see the full article.

Take a look at our new Special Interests Section

You can find it under the “Resources” tab, or click here.

Gov. Haslam declares April Occupation Therapy Month

Read the proclamation here!

Apply to be an Emerging Leader with AOTA!

The application deadline is May 13th, 2013. Click here for more information.

Settlement Eases Rules for Some Medicare Patients

Tens of thousands of people with chronic conditions and disabilities may find it easier to qualify for Medicare coverage of potentially costly home health care, skilled nursing home stays and outpatient therapy under policy changes planned by the Obama administration. Read the entire New York Times article.

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2011 CONVENTION PHOTOS: Click here to view gallery.


Call for Papers

TNOTA Save the date

The 2014 Conference is fast approaching, and it’s time for paper submissions. If your proposal is accepted for presentation, it is expected that you will be available to present at the Conference, which is being held September 27-28, 2013 in Nashville. You must submit your proposal by Thursday, May 1st. Click here for the submission form.

Save the Date!

TNOTA’s 2014 Annual Conference will be September 26th and 27th! It will be at the same location as last year’s conference, Fifty Forward, 174 Rains Ave, Nashville, TN. More updates coming soon!


2013 Legislative Day on the Hill