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
Apr 5, 2023 / Resource
Learn about the implications for new "surprise billing" rules that require a good faith estimate of the costs of services for uninsured or self-pay patients are in effect as of Jan. 1, 2022.
Apr 1, 2022 / Article
Preparing a pediatric patient who will need ongoing physical therapy into adulthood may require years of planning.
Jan 25, 2022 / Perspective
Health insurance coverage for outpatient musculoskeletal rehabilitation disregards variability in prior level of function, rehabilitation progress, and personal recovery goals.
Nov 22, 2021 / Article
Review these practical steps that can be somewhat unique when providing cash-based services for an annual checkup by a physical therapist.
Nov 5, 2021 / News
CMS issued a sweeping rule requiring COVID-19 vaccinations for an estimated 17 million workers. Here are six basics of the new requirements
Oct 1, 2021 / Feature
Why PTs and PTAs need these important traits if they want to be successful.
May 14, 2021 /
Listen to this APTA Regulatory podcast on the TOPS Study, which provides an overview and takeaways from a major analysis of postacute care across settings.
May 11, 2021 / Perspective
I believe you can make a reasonable profit and maintain compliance. Here are five quick insights to get you thinking about how to tip the scales in your favor.
Oct 1, 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 /
Ashley Johnson, PT, DPT, and Craig Phifer, PT, MHA, talk about starting a practice and innovative ways to run a business in this podcast.