Government Affairs

The Home Health Section Government Affairs Committee works to increase Section and association members’ awareness of, and involvement in, regulatory and legislative issues and activities relevant to the practice of physical therapy in the home health setting.

Critical information and current initiatives are linked on this page. Please note that features marked with an asterisk (*) are for Section members only.

Committee Members:

  • Carol Zehnacker, PT, DPT, MS, CEEAA, Chair
  • Bud Langham, PT, MBA
  • Ellen Strunk, PT, MS
  • Ruth Haefner, PT
  • Jonathan Weber, PT, DPT
  • Megan Valenzano, PT, DPT
  • Kara Gainer - APTA Staff
  • Justin Elliot - APTA Staff
  • Dan Mills - APTA BOD liaison
  • Dee Kornetti, PT, MA, HCS-D, COS-C - HH EC liaison

Content Champions*: Government Affairs Committee members are assigned to specific key regulatory areas and serve as experts in those areas.

Current Issues: