Clinical Experience

PTA 221
1 CR

Weekly sessions will be spent in area health settings where the student will have an opportunity to apply in the clinical setting the skills developed in earlier course work. Treatment and patient care will be carried out under the supervision of qualified physical therapists and/or physical therapist assistants. Emphasis will also be placed on observing and reporting patients’ responses to treatment. An ongoing journal of student clinical experiences is required. Criminal background check and CPR certification must be current anytime the student is in the clinical setting. Lab Fee

Prerequisites: PTA 120, 121, 122 and EMT 110. Co-requisite: PTA 220