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Advanced experience in the clinical setting under the supervision of a clinical instructor who is a physical therapist or physical therapist/physical therapist assistant team. Application of theories and techniques for patient interventions, documentation, and interprofessional collaboration. Fourteen practicum hours per week.
Division: Health Sciences
Department: Rehabilitation Services
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No
Prereqs: PTA 2330 AND PTA 2335
Students will demonstrate competence expected for a Level 2 clinical affiliation in Clinical Performance Instrument “red flag” performance criteria 1, 2, 3, 5 & 7 related to Safety, Clinical Behaviors, Accountability, Communication and Clinical Problem Solving.
Students will demonstrate competence expected for a Level 2 clinical affiliation in the all other non-“red flag” Clinical Performance Instrument performance criteria.
Students will utilize multiple tools to perform ongoing self-reflection and self-assessment of growth toward an entry-level physical therapist assistant in order to assist in continual improvement and preparation toward licensure.