Welcome to APTA Pennsylvania, a chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association

APTA Pennsylvania is a chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and represents more than 5,700 dedicated physical therapy professionals and students across the Commonwealth. With educational opportunities, networking, and resources for the PT professional, APTA Pennsylvania is committed to fostering advancements in physical therapy practice, research, and education for its members and its community.

 MovePA Registration is NOW OPEN!

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 APTA Pennsylvania Bylaw Update

Please click here to view an important bylaw update. 

  Telemedicine Legislation Signed into PA Law

On Wednesday, July 3, Pennsylvania Governor, Josh Shapiro, signed into law the “Telemedicine Act.”   This law authorizes the regulation of telemedicine by Commonwealth of Pennsylvania professional licensing boards and provides for insurance coverage of telemedicine.  As defined in this Act, the PA State Board of Physical Therapy now has the authority to regulate the use of telemedicine by physical therapists and physical therapist assistants. 

This law will go into effect in 90 days.  APTA-Pennsylvania will provide more information and summarize details of the Act as information becomes available.

Update from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Regarding the Change Healthcare Cybersecurity Incident

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