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Federal Legislation

Putting the Voices of Members to Work in Washington

The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) represents physical therapists, physical therapist assistants and the field of physical therapy on a national level.

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The FPTA Federal government affairs liaison to the APTA is appointed by the FPTA Board of Directors and is responsible for maintaining contact with APTA. Elizabeth Gonzalez-Rothi is the FPTA Federal Government Affairs Liaison.

Stepping Up

Legislative Action Center

APTA relies on its network of dedicated grassroots activists to bring physical therapy issues to the attention of Members of Congress and other policy makers. Visit the Legislative Action Center for more information (APTA Member sign in required).

Report Your Activity

Let APTA know what action you’ve been taking to follow up with members of Congress and their staff.
www.apta.org/TakeAction/ReportYourActivity

Patients' Voices

Patient Action Center

Let your patients know they can help you by advocating for federal physical therapy issues with Congress. The APTA Patient Action center provides information on active campaigns.

 

PT-PAC

The Physical Therapy Political Action Committee (PT-PAC) is the sole fundraising organization that provides access to and influence on legislators to champion physical therapy legislative interests at the federal level. The vision of PT-PAC is to become the number-one health professions PAC by providing the resources to create a network of congressional champions on physical therapy issues.

Grassroots Network

APTA relies on its network of dedicated grassroots activists to bring physical therapy issues to the attention of Members of Congress and other policy makers. There are many ways to get involved, including hosting a practice visit with your elected representatives, as well as becoming a Federal Affairs Liaison, Key Contact, or PTeam member. Learn more
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