2018-2019 Catalog

PHT 1014 Documentation for the Physical Therapist Assistant

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.