SENATE OKS VISITS TO PHYSICIAL THERAPISTS WITHOUT PHYSICIAN REFERRAL

By D.B. Narveson

Patients seeking physical therapy for aches and pains would be able to visit a physical therapist without a prescription from a physician if a bill that passed Louisiana Senate’s 31-7 Tuesday gets approval in the House.

The bill is vehemently opposed by the state orthopedic surgeons.

Read the story in The Eunice News