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UPitt launches new master’s degree to build ATP workforce

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07/01/2020

PITTSBURGH – The University of Pittsburgh Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology will launch a new 35-credit Master of Rehabilitation Technology (MRT) degree in the fall semester of 2020.

ATP exams restart

‘This has put a bump in the road, but the net of all of it is, we’ll still be in a better position today than we were’
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05/15/2020

YARMOUTH, Maine – Prometric reopened its test centers on May 1, allowing complex rehab professionals to once again sit for RESNA’s ATP exams after an almost two-month hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Custom Mobility marks dividing line between ATPs, therapists

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10/04/2019

LARGO, Fla. – The issue of ATPs “scribing” or completing medical justification documentation for therapists has come to a head for Custom Mobility.

NSM champions ATPs with new program

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09/25/2019

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – National Seating & Mobility has launched the NSM ATP Apprenticeship Program.

UPitt accepting applications for assistive technology course

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09/17/2019

PITTSBURGH – The University of Pittsburgh’s Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology, Continuing Education (RSTCE) is now accepting applications for its 2020 AT CERT course.

ATP survey paints gray picture

‘There are not a lot of ATPs below that 42 age group’
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08/17/2018

PITTSBURGH – Complex rehab stakeholders need to recruit more ATPs—stat.

Nearly 25% of the current pool of ATPs could be retired in five years, according to the results of a recent survey conducted by the University of Pittsburgh and NCART.

UPitt, NCART push for demographic information

‘What if we find out the average age of an ATP is 50 and in 10 years we’re going to have to replace 50% of our workforce, with demand only increasing?’
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04/06/2018

PITTSBURGH – The University of Pittsburgh and NCART are conducting a short survey to provide definition to the complex rehab technology professional landscape.

‘So comfortable he fell asleep’

ATP at Trucare customizes ultimate wheelchair for boy with CP
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07/08/2016

MOUNT PLEASANT, Texas – The story of Jairo Torres, a 13-year-old boy who cried every time he was put in his wheelchair, finally has a happy ending.

ATPs thrive amid consolidation

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09/18/2015

YARMOUTH, Maine – While personnel cuts often go hand in hand with mergers and acquisitions, ATPs need not worry about job security, stakeholders say.

Sunrise Medical launches donation program

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05/09/2013

FRESNO, Calif. – Sunrise Medical has announced the first recipients of its Propel Donation Program, according to a press release.

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