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Physical Therapy Aide

Physical Therapy AideFor those interested in the Helping Professions or experienced medical assistants, CNAs and other seeking new skills, the Physical Therapy Aide Digital Badge will help you meet the increasing demand for physical therapy services in an aging population. Prepare for a role as a Physical Therapy Aide, where you will assist physical therapists improve mobility, relieve pain, and prevent or limit permanent physical disabilities of patients suffering from injuries or disease. Employment opportunities are available in nursing homes, home care agencies, outpatient clinics, community health centers, and sports medicine clinics.

The comprehensive 50-hour program provides instruction on performing the non-technical duties of physical therapy such as preparing treatment areas, ordering devices and supplies, and transporting patients working under the direction of the physical therapist. Textbook and materials included.

Requirements

  • Physical Therapy Aide, LAH 8015

Tuition and Fees: $999

 

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