Private practices faces shared challenges while providing unique experiences to their consumers.
If you own or work in a PT–owned private practice, we have resources to support you.
The APTA Private Practice Section is specifically dedicated to those interested in business and management, whether you own a practice or are considering starting one.
The APTA community is full of examples of members who are collaborating to make their businesses thrive in a rapidly evolving health care marketplace.
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Additional Private Practice Content
May 26, 2020 / Resource
The general information here is designed to provide suggestions for outpatient operations during the pandemic when caring for patients with or without COVID-19.
Sep 28, 2020 / Article
Ashley Johnson, PT, DPT, and Craig Phifer, PT, MHA, talk about starting a practice and innovative ways to run a business in this podcast.
Jul 27, 2020 / Feature
What business strategies were working before the pandemic? Will they still work afterward?
Jul 7, 2020 / Perspective
Would I be able to keep my doors open? Keep paying my staff? How is this going to change my practice for the long haul?
Jun 4, 2020 / News
Small Business Paycheck Protection Program to become more flexible.
Dec 4, 2020 / Resource
Find practical guidance, applications, and key considerations that will impact and enhance your everyday practice under managed care.
Jun 3, 2020 / News
APTA, the association's Private Practice Section, and APTA Rhode Island developed guidelines that could help clinics stay safe during the pandemic.
Jun 6, 2020 / Perspective
During COVID-19, it is our professional skill in knowing how to creatively adapt, adjust, and cope that will bring us through these uncertain and unprecedented times.
Jun 10, 2020 / Perspective
My first integrated clinical experience was in a public school system. Now, I have the chance to explore a whole new setting: outpatient.
May 9, 2020 / Article
Outpatient PTs from private practice, hospital, and pediatric settings gather to discuss how they have maintained in-person practice while upholding CDC-recommended COVID-19 safety guidelines.