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Resources to support you during the pandemic.

Official guidance and best practices amid COVID-19 continue to evolve.

APTA is curating critical advice from trusted sources such as the CDC and CMS in addition to developing resources to support you during the pandemic.


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COVID-19 Policy Advocacy

May 25, 2020 / Open Access

Impact of COVID-19 on the Physical Therapy Profession

May 27, 2020 / Report

Physical Therapist Management of Patients With Diagnosed or Suspected COVID-19

May 05, 2020 / Open Access

Essential, But Unemployed: Thoughts of a Furloughed PT

Jun 04, 2020 / Perspective

Telehealth in Practice

Jun 07, 2020

Use of telehealth is rapidly expanding; make sure you know the requirements.

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

COVID-19 Core Outcome Measures

Jun 29, 2020 / Resource

The Cross-Academy/Section COVID-19 Core Outcome Measure Task Force identified a core set of outcome measures for patients diagnosed with COVID-19, across the continuum of care and in all settings.

Precautions for Mobility and Exercise as Potential Aerosol-Generating Procedures

Jun 22, 2020 / Article

Mobilization, exercise, and ambulation are potential aerosol-generating procedures, and PTs and PTAs should have access to appropriate protection.

PICS in the Wake of COVID-19: Yellow Flags, and How Physical Therapists Can Help

Jun 18, 2020 / Perspective

We need to be prepared to both identify PICS in our patients and facilitate management of their care with an interprofessional team.

Keeping Safe While Reopening Outpatient Clinics: A Live Q&A (Recorded Event)

Jun 12, 2020 / Article

As the country moves to reopen gradually, rules, regulations, policies, and recommendations are swiftly being amended, but valid concerns remain about how to safely run an outpatient facility during a pandemic.

Vulnerability and Courage

Jun 01, 2020 / Column

For PTs and PTAs, the two never have been more closely intertwined.

Giving Back During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Jun 05, 2020 / Perspective

Anything that you can do, big or small, to help those in need can make a positive impact.

Chapter and Section COVID-19 Events

Jun 01, 2020 / Article

Access a listing of events offered by APTA chapters, sections, and academies on issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

2020 Presidential Address

Jun 06, 2020 / Statement

APTA President Sharon Dunn, PT, PhD, provided her annual address on June 1.

Win: Telehealth Outpatient Therapy

Jun 04, 2020 / News

The clarification from CMS applies to settings that use institutional claims such as UB-04.

Coronavirus Update: May 26, 2020

Jun 03, 2020 / News

Expanded private payer telehealth coverage for physical therapy, employer tax credit, guidance for PT education programs, and more.