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Advocacy Success!

We are thrilled to announce that House Bill 208 Occupational Therapy/Choice of Provider passed the Senate today with a unanimous vote!  It will now be sent to the Governor for his signature.  NCOTA expresses our sincere gratitude to the outstanding House sponsors Rep. Hugh Blackwell, Rep. Gregory Murphy, Rep. Mitchell Setzer and Rep. Pat Hurley.  We also thank the sponsors of the Senate companion bill Sen. Paul Newton and Sen. Joyce Krawiec.   

Ashley Perkinson, NCOTA Lobbyist 

Thank you Ashley!

 

 A special thanks goes to Representative Hugh Blackwell who presented the bill to the full House and received a strong vote of 115 to 3. Thank you Representative Blackwell! District 86  Burke County

 

 

 

 

And to Senator Paul Newton who presented the bill to the full Senate and received a vote of 47 to 0.  Thank you Senator Newton!

District 36 Union and Cabarrus Counties

 

 

 

 

 

Call for Nominations - 2017-2019 Leadership Positions

The following elected positions are available for nomination: President-Elect, Treasurer, Membership Services Co-Chair (2), Education and Research SIS Co-Chair (2), Legal and Political Chair, and OTA Representative  (see descriptions below)

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FIRST OF ITS KIND IN NORTH CAROLINA - METHODIST UNIVERSITY DOCTOR OF OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY PROGRAM 

FAYETTEVILLE – Methodist University’s second doctoral program Occupational Therapy is the first doctorate-level Occupational Therapy program in North Carolina.

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 Happy Occupational Therapy Month! 

Please join in celebrating 100 years of Occupational Therapy as well as the 60th anniversary of the North Carolina Occupational Therapy Association with a reception at Central Piedmont Community College. 

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Part-time Administrator needed for the North Carolina Occupational Therapy Association

Are you looking for an interesting part-time contract position with a great organization to supplement your income?

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