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Repsher and Associates Physical Therapy

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121 Everett Road, Suite 200

Albany, NY 12205

29.13 mi. away

Access Physical Therapy & Wellness

8579 Route 9W

Athens, NY 12015

2.03 mi. away

Access Physical Therapy & Wellness - Woodstock

2568 Route 212

Woodstock, NY 12498

20.57 mi. away

Access Physical Therapy & Wellness - Rhinebeck

187 East Market Street, Suite 142

Rhinebeck, NY 12572

24.20 mi. away

Repsher and Associates Physical Therapy
Access Physical Therapy & Wellness
Access Physical Therapy & Wellness - Woodstock
Access Physical Therapy & Wellness - Rhinebeck

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

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

New York is one of 26 states that allow patients to enjoy the benefits of direct access for physical therapy with some provisions.

Direct access physical therapy in New York may be administered with the following provisions:

A licensed physical therapist in New York may treat a patient without a referral for 10 visits or 30 days, whichever comes first.

The PT must have at least three years of full-time practicing experience.

A PT must be at least 21 years old.

The PT must notify the patient that direct access for physical therapy in New York might not be covered by the patient’s health insurer when he or she does not receive a referral for PT.

Notification must be in written form.

The notification regarding direct access to physical therapy in New York must also state that said services could potentially be covered by the health insurer with a referral.

The PT must keep a copy of the written notification in the patient’s file.

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

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