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      Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
    IntroducedMarch 19th, 2013

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Title

Physical Therapist Workforce and Patient Access Act of 2013

Official Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of physical therapists in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program, and for other purposes.

Summary

Physical Therapist Workforce and Patient Access Act of 2013 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to include physical therapy within the definition of "primary health services" for purposes of the National Health Service Corps. Makes physical therapists eligible for repayment of their educational loans in order to ensure an adequate supply of physical therapists.

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