Health within Reach

The Oregon Physical Therapy Association is a
chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association which represents over 100,000 physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and students of physical therapy nationwide and more than 1,700 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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The 2018 Physician Fee Schedule: Where We Are, How We Got Here, What's Ahead

The fee schedule: where we are, how we got here, what happens next. read more ›

Bill Allowing PTAs in TRICARE Ready for President's Signature

Well, that was quick. The bill that would include PTAs in TRICARE is ready to be signed into law. read more ›

Choosing Wisely at 5: Is It Making a Difference (And What About the Next 5 Years)?

Has the Choosing Wisely campaign resulted in a significant change to the use of low-value tests and treatments? read more ›

OPTA Awarded National Grant To Advance Quality Of Life And Evidence Based Practice For Seniors Living With Arthritis

OPTA Awarded National Grant To Advance Quality Of Life and Evidence Based Practice For Seniors Living With Arthritis The Nat... read more ›

OPTA 2018 Conference - Save the Date!

Save the Date 2018 Conference Save the date for OPTA's 2018 Annual Conference. The Conference will be held on Saturday, Marc... read more ›

New Eval Codes on January 1 - Look here for Resources

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