This page contains APTA bylaws, positions, standards, guidelines, policies, and procedures, as passed by APTA's House of Delegates and Board of Directors.
Information on Pending Amendments to the Position on Physical Therapist Responsibility and Accountability for the Delivery of Care (.pdf)
(This document has been updated as a result of the 2014 House of Delegates. Amended or rescinded policies will be updated in September once the minutes of the 2014 House are complete. Draft language may be found within the Post-House Packet listed below.)
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2014 Post-House Packet
The Post-House packet contains draft motion language that is current as of the close of the 2014 House. Final language will be reflected in the 2014 House minutes, which will be available by September 5, 2014. House positions and polices adopted or amended in June will be made available online by September, once the minutes are complete and have been approved. Download packet in Adobe PDF.
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World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT)