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WPTA Member Receives Award from APTA

Posted on July 03, 2014

 Physical Therapist and WPTA member Sarah Hobbs, DPT, is the recipient of APTA's Outstanding Student Physical Therapist Award which was presented during the APTA’s NEXT Conference & Exposition held in Charlotte, North Carolina, June 11-14.
Hobbs recently graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT). She is currently an Orthopedic Physical Therapy Resident at UW Hospital and Clinics in Madison, Wisconsin. Hobbs was the vice president of Phi Theta and was involved with APTA's Student Assembly Board of Directors.
 
The Outstanding Student Physical Therapist Award honors student physical therapists for outstanding achievements in delivery of patient/client care and community service, and a commitment to the physical therapy profession and the association.

 

 

Positions Statements Related to Physical Therapy Issued by the Physical Therapy Examining Board

Posted on June 17, 2014

Positions Statements Related to Physical Therapy Issued by the Physical Therapy Examining Board

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NEW! Ethics and Jurisprudence Online Course Available

Posted on June 08, 2014

As of January 1, 2014 (insert correct date) the state of Wisconsin requires that all physical therapists applying for license renewal complete a total of four hours of ethics and jurisprudence education. To help therapists comply, the WPTA is offering this course through the interactive platform of EDUCATA. WPTA members receive a 10% discount, see details at the link below.

Online Ethics & Jurisprudence Course Details

 

 

Do You Have 100% APTA/WPTA Membership at Your Facility?!

Posted on November 21, 2013

Facility Challenge
Help recognize facilities for their commitment to APTA membership. Facilities that attain 100% APTA membership of PTs and PTAs should submit a Facility Challenge application. Annual renewal is required. Qualifying facilities receive a certificate, are featured on APTA.org, and included on banner displays at Combined Sections Meeting and NEXT Conference and Exposition.

 

 

Help Needed at St. Clare Health Mission

Posted on November 11, 2013

The WCD is looking for volunteers to help out at the St.Clare Health Mission located at 916 Ferry Street in La Crosse. The Mission is open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 5pm to 9pm. Please contact Mary Kerrigan at maryakerrigan@gmail.com for more details. Thanks,

 

 

NE District Guidelines for Sponsorship

Posted on April 05, 2011

 

 

WPTA NE DISTRICT

 

 

Request Form for Sponsorship for Youth Sports/Adult League Teams
 

Please contact District Chair, Jonathon Weiss, by email jweiss@new.rr.com with the following information:

1.       Name of individual requesting sponsorship and APTA number:
 
____________________________________________________
 
2.       Sport :__________________________________________________
 
3.       Type of League: Adult/Children ____________________________________________________
 

4.       Sponsorship amount being requested (Max limit of $250):      ___________________________                                                                                   

(please list breakdown of league fees and t-shirt fees)

______________________________________________________________________________________
 
Requirements:
·         T-shirts with a minimum of 1.5” lettering spelling out Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association    (either front or back)
·         We request a digital photo of the team in t-shirts.
·         This will be on a first come, first serve basis.
 Thank you,
NE DISTRICT EXECUTIVE BOARD
Download NE District Guidelines for Sponsorship
 

 
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