NU Online News Service, Aug. 17, 2004, 2:22 p.m. EDT

American PPO Inc., Irving, Texas, has added rehabilitation therapists from the Physical Therapy Provider Network, Calabasas, Calif., to its provider network.[@@]

American PPO has a network of 8,500 doctors and 225 hospitals in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas.

PTPN markets the services of 1,100 U.S. therapist-owned rehabilitation offices.