Summary: S.619 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (03/14/2017)

Physical Therapist Workforce and Patient Access Act of 2017

This bill 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. The bill makes physical therapists eligible for repayment of their educational loans in order to ensure an adequate supply of physical therapists.