Home | FIND A PT | Print Page | Sign In | JOIN CPTA
Webinar: COVID-19 Town Hall
Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend
Webinar: COVID-19 Town Hall

When: Thursday, April 9
United States
Contact: Rita Pierson
(916) 929-2782 x105

Online registration is closed.
« Go to Upcoming Event List  

Course Description

During this townhall-style webinar, CPTA legal counsel and experts will provide updates and answer questions on COVID-19 issues relevant to physical therapy professionals. On the agenda for this webinar are:

  • Governor Newsom’s Executive Orders and current DCA practice waivers
  • State and federal relief programs for employers and employees
  • Employment questions answered, including use of temporary employees, employer responsibility and liability, employee rights and responsibilities, and more
  • What’s on the horizon for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants

Course Objectives

Following this webinar, the participant will be able to:

  • Understand the impact on business under the Governor's Executive Order
  • Understand the types of relief available
  • Understand the layoff guidelines and considerations under CA law


April 9th
6:00 – 7:45 p.m. Presentation
7:45 – 8:00 p.m. Q&A


Steven L. Simas, Attorney and Founding Member, Simas and Associates
Sasha G. Aguilar,
Associate Attorney, Simas and Associates
Rick Katz, PT, DPT,
President, California Physical Therapy Association (CPTA)
Tameka Island,
Executive Associate, Professional Affairs, CPTA


2.0 contact hours or 0.2 CEUs

Instruction Level: Basic
Format: Lecture with on-line Q&A. Text with the speakers during the live presentation.
Target Audience: PT, PTA, and Students. Open to all Allied Health Professionals


Registration received by April 9, 2020
$0 APTA members
$25 Non-members


All cancellation requests must be received in writing – no exceptions. A full refund, less 20% service fee, if cancellation is received before April 9. No refunds on or after April 9, 2020.