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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#ChoosePT Receives Commendation from KY House

APTA's #ChoosePT opioid awareness campaign once again has been recognized—this time by the Kentucky House of Representatives... read more ›

APTA CEO Moore Testifies to Congress on Repeal of the Therapy Cap

APTA's Justin Moore tells Congress the therapy cap is an "arbitrary barrier" to care. read more ›

The Good Stuff: Members and the Profession in Local News, July 2017

Jennifer Aniston's PT and more in this month's "Good Stuff" read more ›

Survey Reveals Differences in Readiness for Payment Reform Among Large Health Care Organizations

The march toward value-based payment models may be on, but that doesn't mean everyone's moving in lockstep—or even moving at... 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 ›