Health within Reach

The Oregon Physical Therapy Association is a
chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association which represents over 90,000 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.

What's New >

Major Direct Access Email Survey Launches March 30

March 26, 2015: APTA is pleased to announce the next phase in its effort to improve direct access: you. read more ›

Foundation Announces 2015 Award Recipients

March 26, 2015: This year's recipients of the Foundation for Physical Therapy's (Foundation) Service Awards have advanced the... read more ›

Tennis Legend Billie Jean King Featured Speaker at NEXT

March 26, 2015: Billie Jean King will deliver the keynote address during the opening event of APTA’s NEXT Conference and Expo... read more ›

Regence Insurance Will Stop Utilization Management Tiering for PTs

March 25, 2015: Regence insurance company has announced that it is abandoning its tiered system for utilization management (U... read more ›

March on Washington DC to support PT

This year, APTA's annual Federal Advocacy Forum is being replaced by PT Day on Capitol Hill, which will run in conjunction wi... read more ›

Take Action: Support Your PPS and APTA Colleagues on Capitol Hill This Week

On Tuesday, February 24, OPTA member Tannus Quatre will join other Private Practice Section and APTA Key Contacts to visit th... read more ›

Urge Congress to Act on the Therapy Cap Now

Earlier this year, legislation to repeal the Medicare therapy cap (H.R. 713/S. 367) gained a bipartisan majority of support i... read more ›