MAATA News-Oklahoma Update

The Oklahoma Athletic Trainers’ Association’s Student Leadership Committee is hosting their Annual Athletic Training Day on February 24th, 2017 on the campus of the University of Tulsa. This event is geared to all individuals that are interested in the athletic training profession. Attendees will be high school and college students along with their parents or … Read more

Fall 2016 YP Committee News

The D5 YPC will be taking applications to fill the State Representatives positions of Oklahoma and Missouri. The position of Communication Director will also be available. If you are interesting in applying please contact Blaise Kriley, D5 YPC Chair at for materials and information on the application process. Nominate a Young Professional for the … Read more

2016 MAATA Symposium Survey Update

Attention Attendees of the 2016 MAATA Symposium The 2016 MAATA Symposium Surveys have been distributed. If you did not receive your survey invitation please try these options 1) Look in junk/spam folders, 2) Contact your institution’s IT department for assistance in finding the invitation in quarantined email (this has worked for some) 3) Send an … Read more

Why an NPI?

The National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit number that individually identifies all health care providers. Prior to 2004, the primary identifier for health care providers was either a state license number or a unique physician identification number (UPIN). Because different health care providers used various types of identifiers, Medicare required NPIs for all … Read more

District Director Update February 2016

It’s February – Temperatures are Rising and Things are Heating Up with the NATA! Spring is just around the corner, and with spring comes an attitude of newness and promise. Much work has been done this winter to set the stage for new initiatives and a very exciting spring and summer for the athletic training profession. If … Read more