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08/21/2017

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Arcadia Assured AdmissionsLearn about the admissions requirements for Arcadia University's Doctorate of Physical Therapy...
09/06/2016

Arcadia Assured Admissions

Learn about the admissions requirements for Arcadia University's Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program. Undergraduate Arcadia students are reviewed as "Assured Admissions Students" meaning they are guaranteed a spot in the graduate level program provided they meet all of the minimum admissions requirements and deadlines.

https://www.arcadia.edu/academics/programs/pre-physical-therapy

This is a 4+D.P.T. year pathway leading to the Doctor of Physical Therapy (D.P.T.) degree from Arcadia University. Students frequently pursue an undergraduate major in a discipline such as Biology, Chemistry, Psychology, Sociology, Business or Health Administration, but you can choose any major that...

08/26/2016

Arcadia University is continuing to expand its global service efforts with the addition of San Pedro, Belize as a service location.

Arcadia University's PA program has maintained a 100% first time PANCE pass rate from 2008-2015, well above the national...
08/25/2016

Arcadia University's PA program has maintained a 100% first time PANCE pass rate from 2008-2015, well above the national average. Way to go Arcadia University Physician Assistant (M.M.S.) Program!

Arcadia graduates surpass the national average for passing the licensure examination on the first attempt! Way to go Arc...
08/23/2016

Arcadia graduates surpass the national average for passing the licensure examination on the first attempt! Way to go Arcadia University Physical Therapy Program!

08/23/2016

How can Arcadia create and strengthen synergistic collaborations with organizations like yours?

Round table discussion part 4 of 4

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08/23/2016

How do we prepare our students to work effectively within the evolving cost management and reimbursement landscape (managed care, payers, etc.)?
-Approaches to care
-Reimbursement models
-Documentation & processes
-Systems/software

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08/23/2016

How are the millennials doing?
Have we changed to bring millennials into our workforce?
Challenges and opportunities of millennials

Round table discussion Part 2 of 4

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08/23/2016

What are the current work force needs in organizations like yours?
What do you expect your future needs to look like (2020)?

Round table discussion Part 1 of 4

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08/22/2016

How will clinicians be held accountable for best practice?

Heidi Jannenga, PT, DPT, ATC/L
President and Co-Founder
WebPT

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08/22/2016

Will limbs regenerate - who pays for new discoveries?

Alberto Esquenazi, MD
Chair, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Director, Gait and Motion Analysis Laboratory
MossRehab
Einstein Healthcare Network

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08/22/2016

Can data analytics across systems address population health?

Thomas W. Boehning, MBA
Senior Vice President, Community and Connectivity Division
Optum

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08/22/2016

Use of medical records and gadgets for clinical and system decision making?

Brian Wells, MBA
Associate Vice President, Healthcare Technology and Academic Computing
University of Pennsylvania Health System

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08/22/2016

Tie between implementation science and quality improvement?

Jon D. Lurie, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Medicine, Orthopedics
The Dartmouth Institute

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08/18/2016

Imploding the Healthcare Paradigm Introduction:

Rebecca L. Craik, PT, PhD, FAPTA
Dean of the College of Health Sciences, Arcadia University

Nicolette DeVille Christensen, MBA, PhD
President, Arcadia University

Elaine Thompson, PhD, FACHE
President and CEO, Lakeland Regional Health

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08/18/2016

Imploding the Healthcare Paradigm, a symposium designed to capture an accurate understanding of the rapidly changing healthcare landscape, brought 11 industry leaders together at Arcadia University to discuss and identify the knowledge and skills required for future healthcare workers to succeed in this new environment. Shortly we will be uploading video clips from the event for your viewing pleasure! Each speaker will have their own video clip as well as a separate video clip for the afternoon sessions. Enjoy!

Get a Master of Public Health degree! At Arcadia University our program will provide you with training in the discipline...
08/17/2016

Get a Master of Public Health degree! At Arcadia University our program will provide you with training in the discipline of public health, which focuses on the health needs of communities and populations domestically and internationally. We train our students as public health professionals with an emphasis on community health. Each student is encouraged to focus coursework on a specific area of interest to them.

For more information on the program and our requirements: https://www.arcadia.edu/academics/programs/public-health

Want to learn more about Genetic Counseling? You can obtain a Master of Science in Genetic Counseling from Arcadia Unive...
08/17/2016

Want to learn more about Genetic Counseling? You can obtain a Master of Science in Genetic Counseling from Arcadia University's fully accredited program! Our program is a five-semester, 21-month, full-time graduate program that is designed to give you the knowledge base and skills required to be a successful practitioner. Want to apply? All you have to do is obtain a Bachelor's degree from Arcadia University or any other accredited institution and make sure that you fill all of our requirements.

For more information on our requirements and the program go to:
https://www.arcadia.edu/academics/programs/genetic-counseling

Check out our Physician Assistant Program! A 2 year Master's degree where you will leave Arcadia University a well-equip...
08/17/2016

Check out our Physician Assistant Program! A 2 year Master's degree where you will leave Arcadia University a well-equipped Physician Assistant ready to deliver high-quality, cost-effective healthcare in a wide variety of settings including hospitals, clinics, physician's offices, and other community settings. There are various opportunities to share your skills globally. You can start your path to becoming a Physician Assistant by obtaining a Bachelor's degree from Arcadia University or any accredited institution.

For more information: https://www.arcadia.edu/academics/programs/physician-assistant

Interested in becoming a Physical Therapist? Our Physical Therapy program has a 4 + 3 D.P.T. pathway leading to the Doct...
08/17/2016

Interested in becoming a Physical Therapist? Our Physical Therapy program has a 4 + 3 D.P.T. pathway leading to the Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. You complete 4 years of undergrad obtaining your bachelor's in Biology, Chemistry, Psychology, Health Administration, or any related field offered at Arcadia University and then proceed to apply to our Physical Therapy Graduate Program where you complete your final 3 years to become a Doctor of Physical Therapy!

To learn more go to: https://www.arcadia.edu/academics/programs/pre-physical-therapy

On July 21, 2016 Arcadia University College of Health Sciences hosted a symposium on campus that brought together 11 ind...
08/09/2016

On July 21, 2016 Arcadia University College of Health Sciences hosted a symposium on campus that brought together 11 industry leaders to discuss innovation in healthcare. With more than 70 people in attendance representing Arcadia University faculty and staff, Salus University faculty, CHOP, MossRehab, University of Pennsylvania Health, Virtua, Veralon, WebPT, ATI Physical Therapy, APTA, and others. Check out the article below!

Imploding the Healthcare Paradigm was hosted by Arcadia’s College of Health Sciences on July 21 and made possible by funding from Gerri Aa

Meet the Dean!Rebecca L Craik, PT, PhD, FAPTA, is currently the Dean of the College of Health Sciences at Arcadia Univer...
08/09/2016

Meet the Dean!

Rebecca L Craik, PT, PhD, FAPTA, is currently the Dean of the College of Health Sciences at Arcadia University having served previously as the Chair of the Department of Physical Therapy. Dr. Craik received her undergraduate training in Biology at Case Western Reserve University, physical therapy training at Duke University, and doctoral training in physiology at the School of Medicine, Temple University. A theme that threads through her research is adaptability whether she is working with the older adult or examining animal models of human disease. She is co-principal investigator for a multi-site randomized control trial designed to compare outcomes of two interventions designed to enhance mobility in the older adult after hip fracture. Dr. Craik was the Editor-in-Chief for Physical Therapy and Congress Editor for the Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. She was a member of the Board of Trustees for the Foundation for Physical Therapy and is currently serving as a mentor for the APTA Education Leadership Institute. Becky has been active at the National Institutes of Health serving as Chair of the National Advisory Board on Medical Rehabilitation Research and as a member of the National Advisory Child Health and Human Development Council, National Institute of Child and Human Development.

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