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Click to edit Master subtitle style PTA 1001 Introduction to Physical Therapist Assisting UNITS 1 and 2
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What is Physical Therapy? l Diagnose and manage_____________ l Restore, maintain, and promote optimal _______________________________ l Prevent the ____________________________________ ____________________________________
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What is Physical Therapy? l Essential role in health care delivery system l Covered by federal, state, and private insurance plans l Positive impact of physical therapists’ services on health-related quality of life is well accepted
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What is Physical Therapy? l As clinicians, physical therapists__________________________ l Establish____________________________ ____________________________________ l Interventions are based on judgment about diagnosis and prognosis
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Who are Physical Therapists? l Scope of Practice l Who should provide physical therapy service? l What are the components of the Scope of Practice?
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Who are Physical Therapists? l Scope of Practice l Definition:____________________________ ____________________________________ ____________________________________ l Physical Therapists l Physical Therapist assistants
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Scope of Physical Therapy Practice l Examining evaluating and testing individuals with mechanical,physiological and developmental impairments,functional limitations and disabilities or other health and movement related conditions l Alleviating impairments, functional limitations and disabilities by designing, implementing and modifying therapeutic interventions l Reducing the risk of injury, impairment,functional limitation and disability, including the promotion and maintenance of fitness, health and wellness l Engaging in administration, consultation, education and research
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