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What is Patient Access? Patient Access allows you, the patient, to choose physical therapy treatment without needing to see another healthcare provider first.   Next   Learn More About Patient Access
Did You Know? Starbucks and Aetna participated in a study of back pain. Results show baristas back to work in two days with direct access to physical therapy versus two weeks through physician referral.   Previous Next   Learn more
Did You Know? The National Black Caucus of State Legislators supports the adoption of legislation that permits access to physical therapists without a physician referral.   Previous  Learn more

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Direct access to physical therapy services without physician referral is proven to save time and money.  You can help pass Patient Access legislation.  Here's how:

Know the facts.
Download a sample letter to your legislator. Available in Word or PDF.
Call or write your legislator and let them know you support Patient Access to Physical Therapy.
Sign the petition for Patient Access.

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"Once the inefficiencies were mapped out on paper, the solution was clear to everyone... Put the physical therapy in front." 1
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The Process of Accessing Physical Therapy Services

1 Wall Street Journal, January 12, 2007.

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