AOTA Alerts

Updated October 21, 2016

RA Meeting: The Representative Assembly’s Fall Meeting runs from October 19 to 25. Read about how you can follow the meeting.

Submit a Poster: Have research to share about chronic conditions? You can submit a poster to present at AOTA's Chronic Conditions Specialty Conference. Deadline November 6.

Member Appreciation: Member Appreciation Week is November 7 to 11! As a thank you to members, we're hosting free, interactive webinars. Webinar registration is now open.

Practice Guidelines: AOTA’s practice guideline for autism and traumatic brain injury have been accepted for inclusion in the National Guideline Clearinghouse™, which is a public resource for summaries of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines.

Member Milestone: AOTA surpassed 60,000 members for the first time in its 100-year history.

Accreditation Updates: See the final accreditation decisions (pdf) made by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE®) at its August 2016 meeting. Check out the ACOTE® schedule for accreditation visits for winter through summer 2017 (pdf).

Fieldwork Educators: Advance your skills during one of our upcoming fieldwork educator certificate workshops.

Exam Prep: AOTA’s NBCOT Exam Prep has been updated to include the new 6-option multiselect questions for occupational therapy assistants and the new clinical simulation format for occupational therapists.

World OT Day: Celebrate World OT Day with your OT colleagues around the world. 

New Codes: Why are there new OT evaluation CPT codes? Check out our FAQ. AOTA requests that members review and provide feedback on the new codes and other outpatient therapy policies that were included in a recent Medicare proposal.

Opportunities for Students: