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Patient Self Referral Has Come to Kansas!
Effective July 1, 2013 individuals in Kansas can seek the services of a physical therapist without a physician referral. These are exciting times and an ideal the KPTA has had its sights on for the past 25 years! Please refer to HB 2066 for the specifics of the law and expect more education on understanding what this means for your practice on this website and at the upcoming Fall Conference in Manhattan (November 8-10).
In the meantime, the KPTA Legislative Committee has developed some FAQs. Click here to download.
Review HB 2066 here
KPTA is pleased to announce that the 2013 Fall Conference has been scheduled for November 8-10 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Manhattan. This is a brand new property right next door to the Flint Hills Discovery Center. More information to come........
2013 Elections Results
Spring elections took place during the Business Luncheon in Wichita on April 6. Your new officers are:
President - Susie Harms, PT, MHS
Vice President - Camille Snyder, PT, DPT
Chief Delegate (appointed by the Board) - Mark Dwyer, PT, MHA
PTA Caucus Representative - Angie Hoerner, PTA
Nominating Committee Member - Tiffany Bohm, MPT, DPT
Additionally, Justin Henton, PTA will serve as the new Reimbursement Chair and Staci Freudiger, PT will chair the Standards & Practice committee.
The KPTA Board would like to thank all outgoing officers for their service.
Walk Across Kansas Fundraiser
Join Dr. Sandra Billinger and others as they walk across Kansas to raise money for stroke research. The trek will begin on May 16 and will begin at the Colorado/Kansas state line and end at the Kansas/Missouri border at the KU Medical Center in Kansas City. Find out more by visiting the Walk Across Kansas website at http://ptrs.kumc.edu/walk-across-kansas/#.UWa_-1TD-zc.
Continuing Education Forms Quick Downloads
2013-2014 Tracking Application
2013-2014 Individual CE Approval Application
2013-2014 Sponsor CE Approval Application