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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WHO Makes the Case for Rehabilitation as a Worldwide Health Priority

"In many parts of the world ... the capacity to provide rehabilitation is limited or nonexistent and fails to adequately add... read more ›

Foundation Announces 2017 Scholarship, Grant Opportunities

Research grants and scholarships now available from the Foundation. read more ›

CMS Clears Up Error in Description of Which CPT Code Combinations Won't Receive Full Payment

CMS corrects an error in its efforts to correct errors in CPT coding. read more ›

Move Forward Radio: Physician for Redskins, Nationals Says Teamwork On and Off the Field Is Key

April 20, 2017 Move Forward Radio: Physician for Redskins, Nationals Says Teamwork On and Off the Field Is Key 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 ›