APTA serves as the voice for its members in Washington, DC. Through lobbying, grassroots, and regulatory advocacy, APTA aims to drive federal policy on the issues that impact physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, physical therapy students, and the patients and clients they serve.
APTA establishes its public policy priorities every 2 years in conjunction with each new session of Congress.
Learn what the association's public policy priorities are for the next 2 years. Download the Public Policy Priorities for 2019-2020 in Adobe PDF or view below.