Urgent Care Clinics: It will take a team

 

Faster treatment, better outcomes and lower costs are required to meet Australia’s current and future health care needs.

 
 

Long COVID submission recommends multidisciplinary teams for better care

 

The APA recently made a submission to the House of Representatives Standing Committee, calling for long COVID to be recognised as a chronic medical condition with public funding to assist those requiring better access to ongoing care.

 
 

Mentor and Mentee of the year awards

 

Our inaugural APA mentoring programs are coming to a close for 2022 and we would like to thank everyone who participated. We recognise that these programs would not be successful without the genuine passion and dedication of our members.

We are delighted to announce and celebrate the nominees and winners of the 2022 Australian Physiotherapy Association and Art of Mentoring Mentor and Mentee of the year awards.

 
 

Physiotherapists offer solutions to ease pressure on Victorian health system as new COVID wave breaks

 

The Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) has written to the major parties ahead of this month’s Victorian state election with a solutions paper that outlines the potential of physiotherapists to alleviate pressure on the health system, and better support Victorians managing long COVID.

 
 

COVID-19 what you need to know

 

COVID-19 what you need to know

 
 

NDIS pricing should be about quality, outcomes and sustainability not a race to the bottom

 

The Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) represents a key workforce of National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) service providers and welcomes the priority the new government is placing on representation and reform of the scheme, to restore it to its founding promise: choice and control for participants.

 
 

Federal Budget lays foundations to deliver high-value care

 

The first Federal Budget delivered this week by the Labor Government puts the right economic outcome above a political one and sets Australia back on a path to reforming the health system.

 
 

Chronic low back pain is common and often complex – physio can help

 

Chronic low back pain is the leading cause of disability worldwide¹. The APA is drawing attention to the condition and providing guidance on how physiotherapy can help.

 
 

Landmark 10-year policy vision paper released by the APA

 

Faster treatment, better outcomes and lower costs are required to meet Australia’s current and future healthcare needs, the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) has outlined the contribution physiotherapy can make towards these ends in a landmark document released today.

 
 

Nominations now open for APA 2023 Elections. Find out more.