Utah Physical Therapy Association


What Can the UPTA Do for You?

While your membership investment may possibly return its cost value to you, another of the primary benefits is a voice in the future of the physical therapy profession in Utah. This voice is heard through the efforts of the association and its representatives regarding practice and reimbursement matters before the legislature and other state agencies. Below are just a few examples:

  • Patrolling, commenting, and lobbying to curtail efforts by other organizations who wish to pass legislation preventing physical therapists from working in the full scope of our practice.
  • Continually battling and holding open discussions with various payer sources including insurance companies to oppose and, if needed, contest unfavorable fee schedules;
  • Stopped the application of the Medicare fee cap to workers’ compensation;
  • Work to pass an updated and more modern practice act.

What do you recieve for your dues?

Membership in the Utah Physical Therapy Association is your connection to state resources.

Continuing Education Discounts: Annual Conference, Spring Conference and other courses.

Access to Our Membership Directory: The directory lists all APTA/UPTA members by membership category (PT, PTA and students) and geographic location.

Other Useful Information: Access to useful information in the restricted sections of the APTA and UPTA Websites (in the near future).

How to Join

Sign up online at the APTA web site using the Online Membership Application.

If you prefer, a membership application to be mailed to you. Please contact the chapter office at afarrell.exesec@uptaonline.org.




2014 Spring Conference

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