Mar 27, 2023  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

PTAT 2460 - Patient Care Skills for the PTA

Credit hours: 4

Course Description:
This course includes all of the fundamental patient care skills, selected data collection and physical therapy interventions for the physical therapist assistant student.  

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to:

  1. Safely and skillfully demonstrate basic patient care techniques.
  2. Accurately demonstrate data collection skills used in physical therapy. 
  3. Successfully identify and demonstrate basic therapeutic exercises and manual therapy techniques.
  4. Consistently and accurately demonstrate documentation of physical therapy procedures.