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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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Impact of COVID-19 on the Physical Therapy Profession

May 25, 2021 / Report

Call for National Plan To Address PASC

Mar 31, 2021 / Statement

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

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Coronavirus Update: June 2

Jun 2, 2021 / Roundup

New CDC guidance, effects of mild coronavirus infection, employee vaccination requirements, and more.

The Future of DPT Education Post COVID-19

May 25, 2021 / Feature

Part two of APTA Magazine’s special issue on physical therapist education continues the exclusive interview with four academic leaders.

The Pandemic’s Current Impact on DPT Education

May 25, 2021 / Feature

Part one of APTA Magazine's special issue on physical therapist education.

Coronavirus Update: May 19

May 19, 2021 / Roundup

New APTA COVID-19 report, updated CDC guidance, effects of mild coronavirus infection, and more.

APTA Adds Its Voice to Multi-Organization Advocacy Efforts

May 11, 2021 / Roundup

We're seizing opportunities to amplify our public policy messages — here's a sampling of some of the issue letters we've signed on to.

APTA Coronavirus Update: May 5

May 5, 2021 / Roundup

PASC, post-COVID-19 neuropathy, herd immunity, and more.

A Brief but Meaningful Encounter

Apr 28, 2021 / Article

Defining Moment: A hospital PT finds meaning in a visit with a patient with COVID-19.

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.

Physical Inactivity Linked to Higher Risk for Severe COVID-19 Outcomes

Apr 26, 2021 / Review

A study of 48,440 patients finds that patients who were sedentary were more likely to experience hospitalization or death.

Coronavirus Update: April 21

Apr 21, 2021 / Roundup

New developments in pediatric COVID-19, physical inactivity and severe symptoms, and more.