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.


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APTA 2015 House of Delegates Election Results Announced

June 1, 2015: The following members were elected to APTA's Board of Directors and Nominating Committee Monday night at the H... read more ›

From PT in Motion Magazine: Predictive Analytics, Coming to a Practice Near You?

June 1, 2015: "Big data" isn't just a marketing buzzword: it's a tool with real-world applications that are already reshaping... read more ›

Jette Named PTJ Editor-in-Chief

June 1, 2015: APTA has announced that Alan M. Jette, PT, PhD, FAPTA, was named editor-in-chief of Physical Therapy (PTJ), the... read more ›

Study: Resistance as Effective as Eccentric Training for Achilles Tendinopathy

May 29, 2015: The effectiveness of a loading regimen for treatment of Achilles tendinopathy is well-established, and when it ... read more ›

APTA Survey for Payment Reform Released

APTA will be surveying a portion of our members in the coming weeks about new CPT codes related to physical therapist evaluat... read more ›

URGENT Action on the Therapy Cap

Please call Senators Wyden and Merkley NOW and ask them to support allowing this amendment to be considered as part of the S... read more ›

Changes to Regence Care Core program are announced

The OPTA has been hard at work with the other NW Chapters and Regence to improve the Care Core process for our members and th... read more ›