Physiotherapy Scope

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FAQs: Physiotherapy Scope of Practice Changes

  • Can I be asked to do activities that are not typically in the scope of physiotherapy practice?

  • What changes came into effect on September 1, 2011 as a result of amendments to the Physiotherapy Act?

  • What are the new authorized activities that were granted or are in the process of being granted to physiotherapists/physical therapists?

  • What authorized activities can physiotherapists/physical therapists perform now?

  • What is the difference between a controlled act and an authorized activity?

  • What is a roster and how and when do I get on the roster?