March 16, 2021
Professional Issues V
Emphasis of this course is on legal and ethical issues that influence the practice of physical therapy, cultural competence, and leadership. The student will learn the common federal laws that influence the practice of physical therapy and gain a basic understanding of the various aspects of being a professional (e.g. by adhering to rules and regulations, and being culturally aware). In addition, the student will develop a marketing plan to aid in their professional development and career planning. Orientation to health care marketing and strategic planning will be covered.