Dry Needling Rulings

Kansas

Is Dry Needling Legal in Kansas?
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  • On May 13, 2016, Kansas Governor Sam Brownback signed legislation clarifying that dry needling is within the scope of practice of physical therapy in Kansas. The new dry needling provisions in the physical therapy practice act went into effect July 1, 2016.
  • On April 14, 2017, the Kansas Board of Healing Arts approved the Dry Needling Regulations for Physical Therapists in the state of Kansas.