Links

The links listed alphabetically below are provided for the user's convenience.

These links have been created, and are maintained, by other organizations.  ArPTA does not have any involvement with, or control over, the accuracy or representation of the information posted by other organizations. This list is not a complete list of all possible sites that may be of interest or relevance to the practice of physical therapy. 

The inclusion of the following links is not meant to reflect particular importance or endorsement of those sites or the organizations that have created them. If you know of a non-profit or government Web site that may be of particular relevance to the practice of physical therapy, submit the name & URL of that site to webmaster@arpta.org

Medicare/Government Pages

Arkansas Medicare
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (formerly HCFA)
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA)
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
Medicare: The Official U.S. Government Site for Medicare Info

Health Care Association Pages

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons 
American Academy of Pain Medicine 
American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 
American College of Sports Medicine 
American Diabetes Association 
American Heart Association 
American Lung Association 
American Medical Association 
American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. 
American Paralysis Association (APA) 
American Physical Therapy Association 
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association 
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) 
Amputee Coalition of America 
APTA's Section on Geriatrics 
Arthritis Foundation 
Health Volunteers Overseas
National Athletic Trainers' Association 
Pedorthics Footwear Association 
The Arthritis Society 
The Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy 
US Department of Health & Human Services 
World Health Organization 
Wound Care Institute

Publication/Resource Pages

Medscape.com 
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control 
National Information Center for Children with Disabilities (NICHCY) 
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke 
National Institutes of Health 
New England Journal of Medicine 
NINDS Cerebral Palsy Information Page 
NINDS Muscular Dystrophy Information Page 
NINDS Parkinson's Disease Information Page 
NINDS Spina Bifida Information Page
NINDS Spinal Cord Injury Information Page
NINDS Stroke Information Page 
NINDS TBI Information Page Ortholinx.com 
Nursing Home Costs and Ratings for Medicare and Medicaid Insurance
OrthoWorld 
Orthopedics Today
Patient's Guide to Preventing Doctor-Initiated Medicare Fraud
PhD in Special Education
PhysicalTherapistAssistantEdu.org/
Physician and Sports Medicine 
PubMed 
Rheumatologylinx.com 
Senior Medicare Resource Guide
The New England Journal of Medicine