PTA253 Clinical Internship IV

The focus of this senior-level internship is validation of the level of independence gained in patient care, documentation, communication and professionalism as a physical therapist assistant student. The student will work towards independence in all aspects of the scope of physical therapy practice and will achieve entry-level clinical competency upon completion in preparation for the National Physical Therapist Assistant board examination. This internship allows the student to refine professional interactions and have a basic understanding of departmental administrative mechanisms and expectations. At the completion of this course, the student will be prepared to work under the direction and supervision of a physical therapist in the delivery of rehabilitative care.

Prerequisites

PTA252

Credit Hours: 
4.00
Catalog Code: 
PTA253