State Policy & Payment Forum

The 2015 State Policy & Payment Forum is scheduled for September 19-21, 2015, at the Grand Hyatt in Denver, Colorado.


Registration will open in July for the 2015 APTA State Policy & Payment Forum. This event is designed to increase your involvement in, and knowledge of state legislative issues that have an impact on the practice and payment of physical therapy, and to improve your advocacy efforts at the state level. Programming will focus on physical therapy payment & legislative issues at the state level and will include presentations on state scope of practice issues, payment issues, state legislative advocacy, Medicaid, infringement challenges, effective legislative testifying, state licensure issues, and much more!

You will hear from influential public policy makers and other physical therapy advocates; collaborate with colleagues in developing your chapter or section's advocacy efforts; and network with other professionals from across the country. Chapter presidents, legislative chairs, reimbursement chairs, chapter executives, lobbyists, students, and anyone interested in state-level advocacy should attend!


General Registration

Opens Monday, July 13, 2015
Note: Advanced registration required. No onsite registration available.
Registration Deadline: Friday, August 28, 2015

Registration Rates

APTA Members: $140
APTA Student Members: $90
Colorado Chapter PT and PTA Members: $100
Colorado Student Members: $50
Note: This event is open only to APTA members and invited guests.


1.5 CEUs (15 contact hours): Full 3-Day Attendance
(Must attend all programming Saturday, September 19 - Monday, September 21)

1.2 CEUs (12 contact hours): Weekend Attendance
(Must attend all programming Saturday, September 19 & Sunday, September 20)

Note: Participants must sign the daily CEU sign-in sheet each day to be eligible for CEUs.

Housing and Travel


Grand Hyatt Denver
1750 Welton Street
Denver, CO
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Housing Deadline: Wednesday, August 19
Note: The Grand Hyatt Denver will not be able to offer you the discount rate after August 19.
Hotel Parking Information


Denver National Airport

Directions to Grand Hyatt Denver

Getting Around Denver

Event Resources

Programming Schedule

Programming begins Saturday, September 19, 2015 at 8:00 am and concludes Monday, September 21, 2015, at 11:30 am.

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