2010 Wisconsin Code
Chapter 448. Medical practices.
448.52 Applicability.

448.52

448.52 Applicability.

448.52(1m)

(1m) A license is not required under this subchapter for any of the following, if the person does not claim to render physical therapy or physiotherapy services:

448.52(1m)(a)

(a) Any person lawfully practicing within the scope of a license, permit, registration or certification granted by this state or the federal government.

448.52(1m)(b)

(b) Any person assisting a physical therapist in practice under the direct, on-premises supervision of the physical therapist.

448.52(1m)(c)

(c) A physical therapy student assisting a physical therapist in the practice of physical therapy or a physical therapist assistant student assisting a physical therapist in performing physical therapy procedures and related tasks, if the assistance is within the scope of the student's education or training.

448.52(1m)(d)

(d) A physical therapist who is licensed to practice physical therapy in another state or country and is providing a consultation or demonstration with a physical therapist who is licensed under this subchapter.

448.52(2m)

(2m) A license is not required under this subchapter for any of the following:

448.52(2m)(a)

(a) Except as provided in par. (b), a chiropractor licensed under ch. 446 claiming to render physical therapy, if the physical therapy is provided by a physical therapist employed by the chiropractor.

448.52(2m)(b)

(b) A chiropractor licensed under ch. 446 claiming to render physical therapy modality services.

448.52 - ANNOT.

History: 1993 a. 107 ss. 51, 52, 59; 1995 a. 166; 2001 a. 70, 105.

448.52 - ANNOT.

Cross Reference: See also ch. PT 5, Wis. adm. code.

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