PHT 1014

Documentation for the Physical Therapist Assistant (1)

Prerequisite: BSC 2085 and BSC 2085L and BSC 2086 and BSC 2086L and ENC 1101 and PHT 1000 and PSY 2012

Corequisite: PHT 2342

Classification: Occupational

Presents information, theories and guidelines for documenting and writing progress or interim notes in the medical record, incorporating the language of the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice. Focuses on the needs of PTAs, emphasizes the role of the PTA within the PT team, and covers major types of records including incident reports, telephone conversations, reimbursement, legal issues, functional outcomes and goals. Admission to the Physical Therapist Assistant program is required.