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Clinics Near You (1 - 6 of 6)

Riverview PT-Westbrook

23 Bridgton Road, Suite 2

Westbrook , ME 04092

2.97 mi. away

Port City Physical Therapy - Portland

94 Auburn Street, Suite 103

Portland, ME 04103

4.46 mi. away

Port City Physical Therapy - South Portland

800 Main St.

South Portland , ME 04106

5.23 mi. away

Riverview PT-Windham

48 Tandberg Trail, Unit 2

Windham , ME 04062

11.39 mi. away

Riverview PT-Yarmouth

50 Forest Falls Drive

Yarmouth , ME 04096

12.79 mi. away

Seacoast Physical Therapy

2 Storer Street

Kennebunk , ME 04043

21.88 mi. away

Riverview PT-Westbrook
Port City Physical Therapy - Portland
Port City Physical Therapy - South Portland
Riverview PT-Windham
Riverview PT-Yarmouth
Seacoast Physical Therapy

Direct Access makes self-referral for physical therapy easy in Maine.

Here are the Direct Access laws in Maine, as described by the American Physical Therapy Association:

Maine is one of 26 states that allow direct patient access to physical therapy. However, there are some provisions that come along with direct access for physical therapy in Maine. They are as follows:

To practice direct access to physical therapy in Maine, the PT:

Should not apply manipulative thrust to the vertebrae of the spine.

Should not administer drugs.

Should make a referral when the patient’s condition requires treatment beyond the physical therapist’s scope of practice.

When treating a patient without referral under direct access physical therapy in Maine, the physical therapist:

Cannot make a medical diagnosis;

Must refer the patient to an appropriate licensed healthcare provider if no improvement is noted in the patient record within 30 days of the first treatment date;

Must consult or refer the patient to an appropriate licensed healthcare provider if physical therapist treatment is required beyond 120 days.

Employers may not cover workers’ compensation charges for physical therapy services in Maine unless the employee has been specifically referred to the physical therapist.

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Direct Access lets you self-refer for physical therapy. No prescription required.

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