Telemedicine Bill Testimony January 2021

On January 14th, RIAPTA Legislative Committee member Erin Sayles, PT, DPT (@ErinSayleDPT) and RIAPTA President Michelle Collie, PT, DPT, OCS (@MichelleECollie) presented testimony via telephone to the Rhode Island Senate Health and Human Services Committee on Senate Bill 0004 - the Telemedicine Coverage Act. 

Written testimony was also submitted by committee members Melissa Nassaney, PT, MS, DPT, WCS (@MelissaNassaney), David Pavao, PT, DPT, OCS (@dpavao11) and Greg Doucette, PT, MPT, OCS (@GDRIQUPT).   

The RIAPTA Legislative Committee will continue to engage the RI Legislature to advocate for Rhode Island Physical Therapists and our patients during the 2021 legislative session. Please email if you would like to be involved!

Here is the link to the testimony:

Capitol TV:

 Erin's testimony starts at 2: 13:35

Michelle’s Testimony begins at 2: 23:45 


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