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2007-2009 Catalog 
2007-2009 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PTAT 1235 - Physical Therapy Trends and Administrative Procedures

Credits: 2
Identification of concepts, techniques, and administrative skills used in the efficient operation of the physical therapy department in various stages within a total episode of care. The landscape of the health care arena, including the function of cost containment strategies, within managed care systems and networks. Overview of The Guide to PT Practice, direct access, outcomes measurement, quality improvement, time management, and resume production. Special emphasis on (Federal) Medicare and (State) Medicaid funding, along with establishing and maintaining patient data collection.Prereq: AHNR 1104, ENGL 1105, and Admission to program. $