What makes athletic therapy different?
Certified Athletic Therapists are musculoskeletal experts that specialize in orthopaedic assessment and rehabilitation of all physical injuries. Certified Athletic Therapists provide a unique service specializing in extensive hands-on and manual approaches that are coupled with active and individualized therapeutic return to physical activity.
In Alberta, several insurance companies have already realized the benefits of including Athletic Therapy services. Although the following Insurance Companies accept billing for Athletic Therapy, please contact your insurer prior to receiving services as each policy will vary according to individualized employee benefits packages.
Here is an updated list of all insurance companies who currently cover Athletic Therapy in Alberta:
The Canadian Athletic Therapist Association has created the following templates to help you request the addition of Athletic Therapy to your extended medical plan.
Request letter to insurance company.
Request letter to Employer.