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    Hey Robert, Looking back on this thread from a year ago. Great information. Would you share which CPT code you are using to bill the GXT? Are you using 93015 which I believe includes reading and interpretation, or 93018 which is just EKG tracing ...

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    This message was sent securely using Zix ® If anyone has PR standing orders, may I have a copy? Thanks, -- Melissa Robinson, RN Clinical Coordinator Pulmonary Rehab 301 Henry Street North Vernon, IN 47265 812-352-2448 ...

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    I have a patient looking to participate in cardiac rehab who recently had a mini sternotomy with ventriculomyotomy and subaortic membrane resection (with a pre op thought they might do AVR but was not necessary intraoperatively). The pt has Medicare. ...

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Did you know that if you become an AACVPR member

you are automatically a Joint Affliliate member of 

Illinois' CR/PR professional association: ISCHR? 

  • An opportunity to gather with other IL CR/PR professionals at the ISCHR networking event at the annual AACVPR meeting
  • An opportunity to lobby IL representatives and Senators for legislation directly affecting our work
  • Up to the minute advocacy and legislation updates 
  • Access to AACVPR's and ISCHR's members only discussion forum
  • Free access to quarterly ISCHR Educational webinars
  • Discounted tuition to AACVPR's Annual Meeting
  • Discounted tuition to ISCHR's Annual Education conference
  • Northern, Central and Southern Regional Chairs that are available as a resource for questions and concerns regarding your CR/PR programs 


39th AACVPR Annual Meeting

Have your short-sleeved shirts and sunglasses on standby because the 39th AACVPR Annual Meeting is taking place at the Anaheim Marriott Suites in California September 25-27, 2024. Throughout this three-day event, attendees will have an opportunity to pick up new patient-care practices, learn about the latest trends in cardiopulmonary rehabilitation, earn education credits and connect with thought leaders from across the globe. You can contribute to the high-quality program attendees have come to expect by submitting a scientific abstract.

Questions? Contact AACVPR at aacvpr@aacvpr.org or 312/321-5146.

News & Views

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    By Denise Williams | News & Views They converged on Washington, D.C., by the dozens. S ome crossed bridges from neighboring Maryland and Virginia; others hopped flights from as far ...

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