PT 700 Physical Therapy Professionalism

An overview of the healthcare delivery system and of the professional roles of practicing physical therapists is presented.  Students will discuss their perceptions of interdisciplinary roles of medical and rehabilitation co-professionals including assistant personnel. The history and development of modern-day physical therapy in the United States is examined in depth and includes the study of the collaborative nature of twenty first century health care practice.  This course will serve as an introduction to the Interprofessional Healthcare series of courses.




Acceptance into the DPT Program