DPT 733 Professional Issues II

Second in a series of three courses integrated throughout the curriculum to prepare students as ethical, moral, responsible and accountable physical therapists.  Topics in this course include: health care systems; documentation in selected physical therapy settings; the physical therapist assistant, interprofessional practice; culture and health care; psychiatric diagnoses and psychosocial considerations in patient management; and legal and ethical responsibilities to vulnerable populations.

Three semester hours.