Members, patients, and supporters of physical therapy can now stay up-to-date on the latest legislative and regulatory news by downloading the free APTA Action app. The smartphone app was designed to help providers and patients stay engaged in APTA’s advocacy efforts and will be a valuable tool in grassroots efforts to end the therapy cap and fix the sustainable growth rate (SGR).
The APTA Action app allows individuals to:
The app debuts at a crucial time in the efforts to end the therapy cap and fix the SGR. APTA will launch the next grassroots push to stop the therapy cap on December 2, 30 days from the expiration of the exceptions process. Supporters who download the app and join PTeam by December 1 will be able to easily contact legislators on December 2 using the app's "Take Action" button.
The free app can be downloaded by searching “APTA Action” in the iTunes or Google Play stores. For more information about the APTA Action app and how to get involved in the Stop the Therapy Cap campaign, visit APTA’s grassroots webpage or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
APTA wants to see where you use your APTA Action app. Take a photo using the app in fun, creative places and post it on Twitter using the hashtag #PTAdvocacy. Let’s get a photo from every state to show members across the country getting involved.
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