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Digital options for patient wellness are here. Are you ready?

The intersection of digital technology and health care has arrived – and the physical therapy profession must be ready.

APTA is dedicated to consumer transparency and is meeting with digital health providers to ask them to commit that physical therapists are involved in any digital service framed as "physical therapy," consistent with term and title protection efforts.


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Sep 20, 2022 / Article

APTA Digital Health Transparency Campaign

Sep 7, 2022

APTA is asking digital health providers to make the following commitment: Digital "physical therapy" services are only performed or directed by licensed PTs.

Digital Health Technology and Physical Therapy

Apr 15, 2022 / Statement

Ethics in Practice: When Is Physical Therapy "Digital"?

Aug 1, 2022 / Column


Additional Digital Health Technology Content

Digital Health Companies Respond to APTA Efforts for Consumer Transparency

Sep 12, 2022 / News

To date, nine companies have pledged that PTs will be involved in any services promoted as physical therapy.

2022 Presidential Address

Aug 14, 2022 / Statement

APTA President Roger Herr, PT, MPA, provided his annual address on August 14 at the Omni Shoreham in Washington, DC.

New Collaboration Will Fund Digital Physical Therapy Research, DEI

Apr 22, 2022 / News

SWORD Health has committed at least $100k annually to bolster the study of technology use in the profession, and to grow APTA’s PT Fund.