Congress Must Protect America’s Physical Therapy Patients & Providers During the COVID-19 Crisis

We are committed to quality physical therapy care.


Physical therapy is well-positioned to change the culture around pain management.

- U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams


Who we are

The Alliance for Physical Therapy Quality and Innovation (APTQI) is an aligned group of physical therapists and physical therapy practices who share a common vision for the future of our profession. Our goal is to establish physical therapy as a clinically appropriate treatment of choice with the best value for patients and payers.

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On Jan. 1, Medicare plans to make significant payment cuts to therapists and over 30 other specialty providers, some as high as 11%, despite bipartisan opposition. Cuts of this magnitude...


Urge CMS to Stop Devastating Cuts to Physical Therapy

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