Statement of Complaint
Online Course Approval
Non PT Tests
PT Scope of Service
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Lafayette, LA 70507
Intra-State Toll Free: 888.400.9110
Welcome to the Louisiana Physical Therapy Board...
The Louisiana Physical Therapy Board was created within the Department of Health and Human Resources. The Board consists of seven members who shall be appointed by the Governor.
This board is legislatively mandated to license and regulate the physical therapists and physical therapist assistants who wish to work in Louisiana. The Board is mandated to interpret the scope of practice for physical therapy, write regulations, and discipline licensees who have violated the law. The most important function of the Board is to protect the citizens of Louisiana.
Latest NewsAction Item: 2015 Renewals
If you renewed in 2015, remember to verify that your information is correct on the website and on the wallet card that you received in the mail. If you notice any errors, contact the board office for assistance.
AG Opinion: Dry Needling
The Attorney General Opinion on Dry Needling is on the website: http://www.lpta.org/news.html Here is the direct link to the document: http://www.lpta.org/pdf/Opinion%2014-0216.pdf
APTA-Sponsored vs. APTA-Hosted Courses
CEUs for Renewing Your License
Review Rule 194 for Biennial Requirements for renewing your license.
Still Need Ethics? Here is a free 2 credit course offered by APTA and approved by the board: http://www.apta.org/Courses/Online/NavigatingCompliance/
Online Renewal Form
2015 Shreveport Jurisprudence
Centenary College of Louisiana
2911 Centenary Blvd.
Shreveport, LA 71104
6:00pm - 8:00pm
To Register Email: Sirwana@laptboard.org
Live vs. Online CEUs
Verification of a Drug or Device Supplier
1) Visit the link above
2) Type in the name of your supplier and click "Lookup"
3) Check to see if your supplier is displayed on the list
4) If you supplier is on the displayed list, expand the selection and print a copy for your records as proof of due diligence
5) If your supplier is NOT on the displayed list, then the prescription drug or device supplier is not authorized (licensed) to sell or distribute in or into the State of Louisiana.
April Board Meeting Notice
Thursday, April 30th (8:00am ı 9:00am; Legiscon Training)
9:30am Agenda Call to Order, Al Moreau, III 9:35am Minutes March board meeting minutes 9:45am Reports of Officers/Board Office Chairmanıs Report Louisiana FARB Training in May 2015 Treasurerıs Report Balance Sheet Income Statement Executive Directorıs Report Licensing Update Architecture Plans 11:00am Old Business PT/PTA Conference ı Face-to-Face and Physically Present interpretation Medication Review ı Reconsider board statement to Sarah Meyers DOT Physicals ı Revised Letter to Elaine Papp Legal opinion on licenseesı privacy rights in sharing email addresses AG Opinion Request on Industry Letter from Board to DHH Home Health Standards
12:00pm Legal Report Telehealth
1:00pm Reports of Special Committees CEU Committee Declaratory Statement Legislative Task Force
2:00pm New Business Correspondences
2:30pm Executive Session Monitoring Consent Orders
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