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Resources to support you during the pandemic.

APTA is keeping you informed about critical COVID-19-related news and resources to help you meet your patient management, practice, and educational needs.

Learn about treating patients with or recovering from COVID-19, including recommended core outcome measures for children and adults.

Explore best practices for telehealth and infection control.


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APTA Practice Advisory: CMS COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination Rule

Jan 20, 2022 / Resource

Impact of COVID-19 on the Physical Therapy Profession

May 25, 2021 / Report

Physical Therapist Management of Patients With or Recovering From COVID-19

Mar 1, 2021 / Open Access

COVID-19 Core Outcome Measures

Jun 29, 2020 / Open Access

COVID-19 Courses at the APTA Learning Center

Apr 8, 2021 / Website

Additional Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources for the Physical Therapy Profession Content

Coronavirus Update: Jan. 25

Jan 25, 2022 / Roundup

Updated APTA practice advisory, a possible decrease in cases (with caveats), PTSD in health care workers, and more.

Payment and Regulatory Update - Dec. 1, 2021

Dec 1, 2021 / Members Only

Dec. 1, 2021: Topics discussed: Medicare Physician Fee Schedule, Vaccine Mandates, Commercial Payer Updates

Position Paper: Expanded Telehealth Access Act of 2021

Apr 27, 2021 / Position Paper

This position paper outlines APTA's support of the Expanded Telehealth Access Act that would add PTs and PTAs in private practice, and facility-based outpatient therapy settings as permanent authorized providers of telehealth under the Medicare program.

Coronavirus Update: Nov. 10

Nov 10, 2021 / Roundup

APTA Practice Advisory on the CMS vaccination rule, mapping PASC symptoms and prevalence, pills to treat COVID-19, and more.

Long COVID: Comparing the WHO Definition With CDC's

Oct 19, 2021 / News

There are many similarities, but WHO's recent clinical case definition includes elements that are worth noting by PTs and payers.

Coronavirus Update, Oct. 6

Oct 6, 2021 / Roundup

Long COVID as an "episodic disability," the pandemic's effects on obesity, possible COVID-19 pill, and more.

Conceptualizing Long COVID Disability: Similar to HIV-Related Disability?

Oct 1, 2021 / News

While symptoms differ, both conditions share an ebb-and-flow disability pattern that deserves attention, say authors of a commentary.

Coronavirus Update, Sept. 22

Sep 22, 2021 / Roundup

Death rate reaches 1 in 500 Americans, vaccine effectiveness for children 5-11, hospitalization risk among the vaccinated, and more.

Coronavirus Update, Sept. 8

Sep 8, 2021 / Roundup

CDC guidance for the fully vaccinated, new COVID-19 variant, vaccine effectiveness among the immunocompromised, and more.

Emergency Care, Learning Center Workshop, COVID-19

Aug 31, 2021 / Podcast

APTA's monthly practice update: in this episode: physical therapists in emergency care, learning center resources, COVID-19, and more.