PTY 520: Integrated Clinical Education I

Class Program

This clinical education component gives the students an opportunity to apply their didactic material and to interact with patients in an orthopedic setting. Practice of examination, evaluation, goal setting, documentation and application of physical therapy interventions appropriate to the student's skill level are carried out under the supervision of a licensed physical therapist. Students are expected to practice in a safe, professional, ethical manner with adherence to legal practice standards. Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from the assigned clinical facility. This course is open only to students enrolled in the entry level DPT program.