Advocacy in Action

Here are some examples of MSOT advocacy efforts as represented by the media.

Some Manitobans will pay out-of-pocket for physiotherapy starting this fall

Therapists to be laid off, patients to lose coverage

Association decries WRHA move to axe occupational therapy director

‘You’re picking on the sick people:’ Patient, therapist question occupational
therapy cut

Winnipeg Free Press

Alana Maertins, President of the Manitoba Society of Occupational Therapists, says some of her members will lose their jobs as a result of WRHA announcement.

Former MSOT President, Alana, speaking to the Winnipeg Free Press.