Health within Reach

The Oregon Physical Therapy Association is a
chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association which represents over 93,000 physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and students of physical therapy nationwide and more than 1,300 physical therapists, physical therapist assistants and students in the state of Oregon.

APTA seeks to improve the health and quality of life of individuals in society by advancing physical therapist practice, education, and research, and by increasing the awareness and understanding of physical therapy's role in the nation's health care system.


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Registry to Collect Torticollis Data Through Collaboration With Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy

August 23, 2017: The Registry is upping its game in collaboration with the Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy. read more ›

APTA Resource Makes it Easy to Deliver Personalized Comments On Proposed Home Health Rule

August 22, 2017: CMS could be changing its home health payment system in big ways starting in 2019. Your comments are needed. read more ›

APTA, Women's Section Help Clear Up Misinformation in NPR 'Mummy Tummy' Report

August 21, 2017: If the idea of a single, daily, 10-minute exercise being the solution to diastasis recti seems too good to b... read more ›

CMS MAC Claims Review Process Will Move to More Targeted System

August 21, 2017: CMS wants to move to a "targeted review" process for claims. read more ›

New Eval Codes on January 1 - Look here for Resources

On January 1, 2017 the new PT evaluation codes will go into effect, be sure to check out these other resources on the new PT ... read more ›

Oregon Health Care Professions Come Together to Launch 'Health Care Night Out' Gathering

Success in health care depends on practitioners working together. Three local organizations are making a practice of coming ... read more ›

Take Action: Support Your Colleagues on Capitol Hill This Week

On Thursday, June 4, over 1,000 physical therapists, physical therapist assistants and students of physical therapy will visi... read more ›