Latest news from the APA

October 2012

Physiotherapy research nets more than $16 million in federal funding
APA supports the NDIS DisibiliTEA

Reform to Private Health Insurance (PHI) rebate costs

On the Couch: Updates from the September Board Meeting [video]
On the Couch: risk management [video]

Free bike fittings from elite physiotherapists on Ride2Work Day
APA applauds latest RHHP funding

September 2012

Challenge yourself on Walk to Work Day
APA calls on health professionals to educate patients about stroke

The Australian Physiotherapy Association’s ‘i love my Physio’ competition’ And the winner is… Nathan Fitz-Gerald of the Gold Coast.

August 2012

APA responds to claims of aged care rorting
APA calls for upgrades to Royal Darwin Hospital
World Physiotherapy Day: ‘i ♥ my physio’ competition
APA urges Government to implement Senate recommendations

July 2012

The new app that's turning heads
Olympic athletes in good hands with Australia’s leading APA Sports Physiotherapists

APA welcomes independent prescribing rights for UK physiotherapists
Adelaide to host Australia’s leading physiotherapists

June 2012

Australian Physiotherapy Association extends sponsorship for leading online resource
Australian physiotherapists campaign for Medicare support during World Continence Week
Increases in Q-COMP payments for Queensland’s physiotherapists
Revised services descriptors create clarity for physiotherapists
APA Board welcomes two external directors

May 2012

Controversial GP Super Clinics program no health panacea
APA and Thermoskin to support Mother’s Day ‘milers’
Budget a ‘missed opportunity’ for true blue health equality in the bush

April 2012

APA army rallies to back the National Disability Insurance Scheme
Australian and Singapore physiotherapy associations enter landmark agreement
Continued funding positive but more must be done to meet challenges
eHealth + funding 4 physiotherapists = enhanced healthcare

March 2012

Recognising the legacies of physiotherapy’s leading women

January 2012

APA strategic plan released—a blueprint for the physiotherapy profession