Legislative Committee - Why Advocate for OTAO

  • OT Awareness: To make our policy makers aware of Occupational Therapy service and its value to our community.
  • Education: To educate our policy makers on the many benefits of Occupational Therapy for our consumers.
  • Reimbursement: To assure inclusion of OT services in government run health plans and to secure reimbursement for services.
  • Protection: To protect our scope of practice and licensure laws.

Recent Advocacy Efforts:   

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AOTA Resources (may need to be member of AOTA to view all):