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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, 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.

Coronavirus Update: August 25

Aug 25, 2021 / Roundup

Pfizer vaccine approved, nursing home vaccination requirements, guidance on post-COVID-19 fatigue, and more.

Coronavirus Update: Aug. 11

Aug 11, 2021 / Roundup

APTA joint statement, a jump in pediatric cases, "persistent cognitive deficits," and more.

AOTA, APTA, and ASHA Joint Statement on COVID-19 Vaccination and Education

Aug 3, 2021 / News

Individually and collectively, we are committed to addressing this public health crisis with the best information, evidence, and resources.

A Long-Term View of the Profession Following COVID-19

Jul 26, 2021 / Feature

How the effects of the pandemic will permanently change physical therapist practice.

APTA Coronavirus Update: July 27

Jul 27, 2021 / Roundup

APTA "leading the way," COVID-19 effects in children, long-term changes in heart rate post-infection, and more.

How Physical Therapy Is Leading the Way in Post-COVID-19 Care

Jul 21, 2021 / Perspective

APTA's academies and sections have been ahead of the curve in releasing guidance for post-COVID-19 outcome measures.

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.

COVID-19 Rehab Patients Often in Worse Health Than Cancer Rehab Patients: CDC

Jul 9, 2021 / Review

Post-COVID-19 patients referred to rehab report poorer overall health and greater functional limitations at baseline.