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2013-2014 University Catalog 
    
2013-2014 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PT 679 - Clinical Education IV B


This course is a continuation of PT 670. Culminating, full-time clinical education experience occurring under the direct supervision of a licensed physical therapist. The purpose of this experience is to promote independence and proficiency in the areas of patient examination, evaluation, goal setting, program planning, intervention implementation, clinical decision making, and administrative planning in a setting that will meet the educational needs of each student individually. Through interactions with patients and other healthcare disciplines, students will have the opportunity to integrate academic coursework into a variety of patient settings. This rotation may be completed in an acute care hospital, subacute rehabilitation unit, outpatient center, skilled nursing facility, rehabilitative center, early intervention/school setting, home care, specialty area, or combination of above.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: PT 601, PT 602, PT 612, PT 635, PT 655, PT 656, PT 661, and PT 670)

Credits: 6