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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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Providers sweating proposed 8% cut to therapy services — ‘There’s just no reason for that’

Therapy advocates are pushing back against a proposal that would cut 8% from Medicare payments for physical and occupational therapy services starting in 2021. The Alliance for Physical Therapy Quality...


APTQI Warns Deep Cuts in Final PFS Rule Will Undermine Patient Access to Physical Therapy Services

Eight percent across-the-board cut in 2021 finalized despite lawmaker, sector concerns Washington, D.C. –– The Alliance for Physical Therapy Quality and Innovation (APTQI) today expressed disappointment in response to the...


Dozens of Bipartisan Lawmakers Urge CMS to Protect Physical Therapy

In response to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed 8% cut to physical therapy services, a bipartisan group of 55 Members of Congress signed a letter to...

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Study shows adherence to physical therapy program for low back pain can reduce overall Medicare spend.

Infographic: Put Patients over Paperwork in Physical Therapy